El Monte Union Partners with L.A. Children’s Hospital to Provide COVID-19 Vaccine to Community:
El Monte Union High School District is partnering with Children’s Hospital Los Angeles to provide the COVID-19 vaccine to community members ages 16 and up through drive-thru clinics. Additional clinics are being held Saturday, May 8, with second doses to be administered Saturday, May 29 at South El Monte High, 1001 Durfee Ave., South El Monte. The clinics will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Photos are available.
Whittier Union Announces Plans for In-Person Graduations:
Whittier Union High School District’s Class of 2021 will be celebrated during in-person commencement ceremonies at District stadiums, held from Tuesday, June 1 to Thursday June 3. Capacity will be limited, and health and safety measures will be enforced. Face coverings and social distancing will be required during the duration of the ceremonies, and directional signs and floor markers will be in place to ensure proper management of movement in the stadiums. The District will share more information regarding capacity and ceremony logistics as it becomes available.
Whittier Union Hosts Vaccination Clinic at Pioneer High School:
In partnership with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Community Advisory Council, Whittier Union High School District and Los Nietos School District will host a vaccination clinic from 8 a.m. to noon on Sunday, May 23 at Pioneer High School, 10800 Benavon St., Whittier. The second dose will be administered on Sunday, June 13. The clinic will offer the Pfizer vaccine and is open to anyone ages 12 and up.