Morningside High School salutatorian Evan Hardin will head to college this fall while leaving behind a legacy of leadership that has inspired the community. Hardin, who finished with a 4.29 GPA, served as Morningside’s ASB vice president, was involved in student congress, and was a mentor in the Omega Gentleman Youth Mentoring (Omega Gents) program. He was also named a semi-finalist for the prestigious Gates Scholarship.
Students at Inglewood Unified’s Frank D. Parent Elementary School are enjoying new school supplies after receiving a donation from a local IKEA. The IKEA in Carson dropped off truckloads of desks, tables, office chairs, folders, binders, rugs, lamps, plants and clocks during three deliveries over this past month. The donations, valued at $7,500, were coordinated by a Parent Elementary School parent. Photos are available.
Bennett-Kew Elementary School is expanding to accept sixth-grade students in fall 2019 and launching a Leadership Academy to prepare kids for success inside the classroom and out.