Baldwin Park Unified School District

  • Baldwin Park Unified Dual Language Students Get Festive for the Season

    Baldwin Park Unified Dual Language program students and teachers transformed campuses with elaborately decorated altars, strings of marigold flowers and colorful papel picado to channel the energy of the season for Día de los Muertos festivals, held from Oct. 20 to Nov. 3. Baldwin Park High School’s 11th annual Día de los Muertos celebration, hosted on Oct. 20, featured live music and dance performances from Geddes and Walnut elementary school students, as well as face painting, food vendors and an art gallery. The school’s altar competition included submissions from BPHS student clubs and elementary schools, with Margaret Heath Elementary’s altar taking the first-place win.

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  • Baldwin Park Unified Collects Donations for Santa Clothes Project

    Baldwin Park Unified, in collaboration with the City of Baldwin Park and community partners, is seeking donations for its 25th annual Santa Clothes Project to provide 375 students in need with new cold-weather clothes and shoes. Anyone wishing to make the holiday season brighter for BPUSD students can make a check donation or apply to be a volunteer or personal shopper. Students will be provided an $80 shopping trip on Tuesday, Dec. 6 to Walmart, located at 3250 Big Dalton Ave., Baldwin Park. For more information, contact District Community Liaison Maria Guevara in the Baldwin Park Unified Student Support Services Office at 626.962.3311, ext. 86025.

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  • Baldwin Park Unified Senior Honored by College Board National Program

    Baldwin Park High School senior Melanie Flores is a dedicated and passionate learner whose hard work has earned her an elite academic honor that will get her one step closer to realizing her dream of helping people access medical care in underserved areas. Flores, an alumna of Foster Elementary School and Sierra Vista Middle School and enrolled in the District’s Dual Language Program, was awarded the National Hispanic Recognition Award by the College Board National Recognition Programs for her academic achievements.

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