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Centennial High junior Alex Fan is first in state to earn State Seal of Civic Engagement

Centennial High junior Alex Fan is first in state to earn State Seal of Civic Engagement 

School sites welcome back seniors to in-person instruction

School sites welcome back seniors to in-person instruction

West High School administration team and staff hold signs welcoming back small stable groups of students

West High School administration and staff welcome back students

Independence High School staff hold encouraging signs for students during drive-thru awards celebration

Independence High School drive-thru awards celebration

KHSD transportation employee waves to students returning to campus

KHSD Transportation employee waves to students returning to campus

Golden Valley Folklorico Club putting on a performance for students

KHSD Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month (File photo: Golden Valley High School Folklorico Club)

Bakersfield High School graduates line up for the ceremony

Bakersfield High School 2020 graduation

KHSD Transportation Department and KHSD Police Department honor the Class of 2020

KHSD Transportation and Police Department honor the Class of 2020

Nutrition Services staff providing meals during the daily meal service distribution at Stockdale High School

Nutrition Services staff providing meals during the daily meal service distribution at Stockdale High School

KHSD Aquatic Complex Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

KHSD Aquatic Complex Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

KHSD Aquatic Complex

KHSD Aquatic Complex

South High School Black History Month Luncheon

Annual Black History Month Luncheon at South High School

Centennial High School wins the regional championship in the We the People competition. They will move on to represent Kern County in the state competition in February

Centennial High School's  "We the People" Regional Champions

Golden Valley High School sprinkling kindness on National Parent Involvement Day

Golden Valley High School thanking parents on National Parent Involvement Day

Bakersfield High School JROTC at its 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

Bakersfield High School JROTC at 9/11 Memorial Tribute 

Kern Valley High School students with their lambs at the Kern County Fair

Kern Valley High students at the Kern County Fair

ROC students hard at work in the Cosmetology Program

ROC Cosmetology Program

Students attending the Project Next Step resource fair at Bakersfield College

Students attending the Project Next Step Resource Fair at B.C.

Frontier High School Link Crew spreading smiles on the first day back to school.

Frontier High School Link Crew spreading smiles on the first day back

West High Principal Mrs. Gregor welcoming students on the first day of school

West High Principal Mrs. Gregor welcoming students on the first day of school

118 Kern High School District students were honored at the Superintendent's Fist In Class Awards ceremony.

KHSD 2019 Superintendent's First In Class Awards

The Kern High School District held its first end of year dinner and awards.

KHSD Police Activities League Dinner and Awards

Student Advisory Council group

Student Advisory Council

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Senior Recognition Luncheon held at Hodel's Country Dining

AKA Senior Recognition Luncheon

Vet Tech students taking part in the 22nd annual ROC Skills Olympics

Vet Tech Students at the ROC Skills Olympics

Liberty High School students hosted the third annual Veterans Appreciation Banquet on March 13, 2019.

Veterans Appreciation Banquet at Liberty High School

Golden Valley High School girls wrestling team wins the 2019 CIF Central Section Masters Champions

Golden Valley High School Girls Wrestling 2019 CIF Central Section Masters Champions

Foothill High School Boys Basketball team wins the 2019 CIF Boys Division V Championship

Foothill High School 2019 CIF Boys Division V Basketball Champions

Centennial High School students finished strong at the History Day Competition. They will move on to represent Kern County and the National competition in May.

Centennial High School History Day Team

District staff grabbed signs with positive messages to welcome employees and commuters

Spreading Positivity at the District Office

Ridgeview Wolf Pack cross country team 2018 CIF State Champions

Ridgeview Cross Country Team: 2018 CIF State Champions

4th Annual AKA 9th and 10th Grade Student Recognition Luncheon

AKA 9th/10th Grade Student Recognition Luncheon

In commemoration of Veterans Day, the Kern High School District would like to thank all veterans, including those on staff at West High School, Eduardo Viloria, Joyce Hutchinson, Josh Caracas, and Ricardo Munro

Military veterans and West High staff Eduardo Viloria, Joyce Hutchinson, Josh Caracas, and Ricardo Munro. Thank you for your service!

Centennial High School hosted the second annual Salute to Service Game. More than 40 veterans were served dinner and honored during a ceremony. Donations were collected and there was a raffle; all the proceeds benefiting Honor Flight Kern County.

Salute to Service Game at Centennial High School

Attendees of the Young Women Empowered for Leadership Education Forum

Young Women Empowered for Leadership - Education Forum 

Folklorico

Golden Valley High School Folklorico

ROC Firefighting students

ROC Firefighting

Student Welding

Ag Welding at Independence High School

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KHSD News for May 7, 2021

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In this week's KHSD News, we celebrate our dedicated, creative, and passionate educators in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week. Plus, KHSD mental health professionals help kick off Mental Health Awareness Month. We introduce you to a Centennial junior who is the first in the state to earn the State Seal of Civic Engagement. UC-bound students receive a celebratory send-off, and we'll show you more highlights of our students and staff from across the District!

KHSD Celebrates Mental Health Awareness Month: What is the community doing?

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Kern High School district mental health professionals highlight various events taking place around town in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month. All month long, the KHSD will be sharing videos featuring our mental health team. They will provide resources and supports for students and their families.
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The mission of the Kern High School District is to provide programs and services to allow ALL students to graduate from high school prepared to succeed in the workplace and at the post-secondary level.

Career and Technical Education

KHSD's commitment to CTE from 2015 to 2018 has resulted in:
• A 60% growth in the number of program offerings at our premier CTE capstone campus (Regional Occupational Center)
• New and varied CTE offerings at our 18 comprehensive sites
• New and dynamic partnerships with local industry partners

Learn More at www.kernhighnow.org

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