Buena Park School District to Provide Meal Distribution Program:
Buena Park School District will continue to provide daily drive-thru meals to parents and students of the community. Meals will be distributed from 12:20 – 1:20 p.m. Monday through Friday at Emery, Whitaker, Corey, Gilbert and Pendleton schools. The District will be strictly adhering to social distancing rules and all guests must wear masks when picking up their food.
Buena Park School District to Host Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinic:
Buena Park School District will provide a free flu vaccine drive-thru clinic for families with children in preschool through eighth-grade. The annual event is hosted in collaboration with the Orange County Healthy Agency and Kaiser Permanente. The District will have resources for some 700 vaccinations in mist and injection form. In addition to providing flu vaccinations, the District will also provide families with health and exercise information to guests. Parents do not need to show ID to receive vaccinations for their children.
West Covina Unified’s Early College Academy to Hold Virtual Info Session:
West Covina Unified’s Mt. SAC Early College Academy will hold a virtual information session at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, providing families with details about the benefits of attending West Covina Unified’s flagship dual-enrollment public high school in 2021-22. Academy students have the opportunity to earn two years of The Academy provides students the opportunity to earn up to two years of college credit and work toward an Associate of Arts degree as they pursue their high school diploma. Students from Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Riverside and Orange counties are eligible to apply. Visit the Mt. SAC Early College Academy website to access the info session.
Monrovia Unified Hosts Virtual 2020-21 State of the Schools Address:
Monrovia Unified School District will host its 2020-21 State of the Schools Address on YouTube and Facebook at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21. The State of the Schools Address will be presented by the district’s Board of Education and Superintendent Dr. Katherine Thorossian. The presentation will include an overview of the District’s successes during the 2019-20 academic year, the transition to distance learning, a discussion on how the District navigated through COVID-19 challenges, finances and a look into the District’s plan for future instruction.