Baldwin Park Unified School District

Baldwin Park Unified to Lead Expansion of Early Learning Programs

Baldwin Park Unified has received a $1.69 million grant from the federal Office of Head Start to lead a regional Early Head Start program that serves communities across Los Angeles County. BPUSD’s Early Childhood Education program will serve 72 students and their families. BPUSD also received $1.2 million for startup costs and to construct and operate a modular building in the City of Bell.

Baldwin Park High School to Host Annual Día de los Muertos Celebration

Baldwin Park Unified’s Baldwin Park High School will host its ninth annual Día de los Muertos Celebration from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, featuring live music, face painting, food and refreshments, an art gallery and an altar-decorating competition. Hosted by Baldwin Park High School’s Dual Language program, the event will be at 3900 Puente Ave., Baldwin Park.

Baldwin Park Unified to Take Part in Lights on Afterschool Event

Baldwin Park Unified will highlight the importance of after-school programs during a nationwide Lights on Afterschool celebration from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24 at De Anza Elementary School, 12820 Bess St., Baldwin Park. Students, families, educators and teachers from Think Together, the nonprofit that runs the District’s after-school program, will play sports and explore academic opportunities.

Baldwin Park Unified Elementary to Participate in Walk to School Day

Baldwin Park Unified’s Central Elementary School will participate in National Walk to School Day at 7:25 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2. Students, parents, teachers and staff will meet at Central Park, 15010 Badillo St., Baldwin Park, and will walk together to Central Elementary, 14741 Central Ave., Baldwin Park. The event promotes physical activity and community engagement and teaches students the importance of pedestrian safety.

Baldwin Park Unified to Hold 13th Annual College and Career Fair

Baldwin Park Unified School District is gearing up for its 13th annual College and Career Fair, featuring workshops on college applications, financial aid and scholarships, and representatives from universities, trade schools and local businesses. The College and Career Fair is the culminating event for a week of activities and assemblies held throughout the District to emphasize college and career awareness.

Baldwin Park Unified Provides Mental Health Training for Student Leaders

Baldwin Park Unified School District – in partnership with the California Department of Education and Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Park Medical Center – will host a National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) High School Training day for student leaders and club advisers from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21 at the Baldwin Park Medical Center. NAMI Club members will learn the ins-and-outs of running a club that promotes mental health awareness and combats the stigma of mental illness.