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Bassett Unified School District

Study Links Bassett Unified Teacher Experience to Test Score Success

A new study from the Learning Policy Institute in Palo Alto lists Bassett Unified as one of 156 school districts where teacher qualifications and preparation are linked to higher-than-expected test scores in math and English language arts for African American and Hispanic students. Review the study here.

Bassett Unified Students Discuss Mental Health with U.S. Representatives

U.S. Reps. Grace F. Napolitano, Nanette Diaz Barragán and Alan Lowenthal on May 29 joined Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger, Dr. Jonathan Sherin of the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health, Quality Care Vice President Dr. Luis Garcia and representatives of Pacific Clinics to discuss the importance of mental health resources with Bassett Unified staff and students

Bassett Unified Celebrates Class of 2019 with Commencement Ceremonies

Bassett High School will celebrate its 2019 commencement from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, May 31 at Bassett High School, 755 Ardilla Ave., La Puente; and Bassett Adult School will celebrate at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 6 at Bassett Adult School, 943 N. Sunkist Ave., La Puente.

Bassett Unified Hosts Career Fair for High School Students

Bassett Unified School District held a Career Fair sponsored by Bassett Adult School on May 1 at Bassett Adult School, allowing Bassett High School, Nueva Vista High School and Bassett Adult School students to explore a diverse array of employment options such as health occupations, business and marketing, engineering and technology, law enforcement. Students connected with local employers, practiced soft skills and polished their resumes.

Bassett Unified Students Receive Anti-bullying Tips from Major Leaguer

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill and X-Games gold medalist Jordyn Barrat helped Edgewood Academy students stand up against bullying during a “Shred Hate” assembly on May 8 celebrating the school’s “No Bully” initiative.

Bassett High School to Host College-bound Tour

Bassett High School seniors will don their caps and gowns to visit elementary and middle schools across the District for a tour aimed at inspiring younger students to pursue college. The event will begin at 9:30 a.m. Friday, May 24.

Dodgers Representatives to Host Anti-bullying Assembly at Bassett Unified

Edgewood Academy students will connect with ESPN and representatives of the Los Angeles Dodgers during a special Shred Hate Assembly celebrating the school’s No Bully initiative. The event will be held Wednesday, May 8 at Edgewood Academy, 14135 Fairgrove Ave., La Puente.

Bassett Unified to Host Career Fair for High School Students

Bassett Unified School District will host a Career Fair sponsored by Bassett Adult School from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 1 at Bassett Adult School, 943 N. Sunkist Ave., La Puente. Bassett High School, Nueva Vista High School and Bassett Adult School students will explore a diverse array of employment options in the health, business and marketing, engineering and technology, and law enforcement fields. Students will also have the opportunity to connect with local employers, learn soft skills and polish their resumes.

Bassett Unified Students Skype Chat with Primatologist Jane Goodall

Bassett Unified teacher Jodi Ruiz, with the help of technology integration specialist Michael Jephcott, set up a Skype lesson for her Edgewood Academy third-grade classroom to speak with renowned primatologist Jane Goodall on April 3, which also happened to be Dr. Goodall’s birthday.