CA School News Report

Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District

  • 12820 Pioneer Blvd., Norwalk, CA 90650 • (562) 868-0431
  • Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District operates 17 elementary schools, six middle schools, five high schools and five additional program sites.

  • Superintendent: Dr. Hasmik Danielian
  • Board of Trustees: Sean M. Reagan, president; Chris Pflanzer, vice president/clerk; Darryl R. Adams, member; Karen Morrison, member; Margarita L. Rios, member; Jessie Urquidi, member; Ana Valencia, member

NLMUSD School Teams Up with Norwalk for Emergency Preparedness

Norwalk-La Mirada Unified's Sanchez Elementary School is teaming with the city of Norwalk and Save the Children to train students, parents and community members on the basics of emergency preparedness. The ongoing project has the likelihood of expanding to the entire district. Contact: Christina Esparza, 909-445-1001 (office)Read More

NLMUSD Principal Gets Slimed After Students Complete Summer Reading

Students at Norwalk-La Mirada Unified’s Eastwood Elementary logged more than 1,000 minutes of reading time over the summer and won the opportunity to “slime” their principal. iREAD is an online program designed to keep students’ minds nimble during the summer break. Photos are available. Contact: Christina Esparza, 909-445-1001 (office)Read More

La Mirada High Teacher Coaches in the NFL Through Exclusive Fellowship

Assistant football coach and RSP teacher in the Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District, Ernie Gutierrez, got the opportunity to join the special teams coaching staff for the New York Jets during training camp through the exclusive and highly competitive Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaching Fellowship. Photo available. Contact: Christina Esparza, 909-445-1001 (office)Read More Photos

New Principals Start New School Year at Norwalk-La Mirada Unified

Four new principals started at Norwalk-La Mirada schools this week, including Norwalk High, Benton Middle School, Sanchez Elementary and Dulles Elementary. The new principals look forward to a year of productive change as they implement the Common Core State Standards and build on a successful past year. Contact: Christina Esparza, 909-445-1001 (office)Read More

Norwalk-La Mirada Unified’s Graduation Rate Hits 92%

The graduation rate at Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District high schools has seen a steady increase over the last four years, topping off at 92 percent for the 2012-13 academic year. NLMUSD had 1,523 seniors graduate from its five high schools – John Glenn, La Mirada, Norwalk, El Camino and Southeast Academy. Contact: Christina Esparza, 909-445-1001 (office)Read More