Bassett Unified School District

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.

Bassett Unified Schools Host Open Houses

Bassett Unified’s Bassett High School, Torch Middle School, Edgewood Academy, Sunkist Elementary, and Don Julian Elementary held open house events April 4-11, highlighting classroom tech innovations, offered programs, CTE pathways and clubs, as well as student projects for families and friends.

Bassett Unified Celebrates Winter, Spring Sports

Bassett Unified held a Winter Sports Celebration on March 27 in honor of Bassett High School wrestling, boys’ and girls’ basketball, soccer and cheer and a Spring Sports Rally to kick off the new season of sports on April 5. Coaches gave speeches and presentations, which highlighted student and team achievements, video footage and athlete interviews during the Winter Sports Celebration.

Bassett Unified to Celebrate District Programs at Annual Showcase

Bassett Unified School District will host the second annual Celebrating Bassett showcase, highlighting student achievements, programs, enrichment opportunities, Digital Learning Initiative and more. The event will run from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 9 at Torch Middle School, 751 Vineland Ave., City of Industry.

Bassett Unified Hosts Winter Sports Celebration

Bassett Unified held a Winter Sports Celebration on March 27 in honor of Bassett High School wrestling, boys and girls basketball, soccer and cheer at Bassett High school. Coaches gave speeches and presentations highlighting student and team achievements along with video footage and athlete interviews. Bassett High School’s Open House was held concurrently.

Bassett High Girls Learn about Teen Health Issues during Conference

Bassett High School students joined more than 70 teens at the third annual Girls’ Health Rocks! Conference on March 9 to learn about issues surrounding puberty, eating and exercise, and mental health.

Bassett High Students Connect with Community Leaders and College Reps

Students connected with 50 community-based experts, college representatives and industry professionals who shared lessons on soft skills, job success and relationship-building during Bassett High School’s Mentor Expo on March 8.

Bassett High Health Students to Connect with Peers at State Conference

Bassett High School students interested in health careers will connect with peers and compete in health-themed contests at the 2019 California Health Occupations Students of America Club State Leadership Conference, starting Thursday, March 28 at the Sacramento Convention Center.

Bassett Unified Students to Compete in Los Angeles County Math Field Day

Torch Middle School and Edgewood Academy students competed in the Los Angeles County Math Field Day competition on April 27 at Glendora High School. Students in grades six through eight qualified for the contest by placing first in competitions at their schools in November and again during the District competition in March.