'Be Somebody': 98-Year-Old Graduates From Monrovia High SchoolVivian Fisher, the daughter of Monrovia's first African American police officer, received her diploma Wednesday at the age of 98.
Graduation With A View: Local Schools Hold Unconventional Ceremony At Mountain High ResortOn Wednesday, 527 graduating seniors were invited to attend a graduation ceremony at Mountain High Resort, where they rode a chair lift to receive their diplomas.
First Came The Earthquakes, Then Coronavirus: Trona High School Seniors Still Hope To Have Traditional Graduation CeremonyThis past school year has been anything but normal for Trona High School seniors and their parents.
Class Of 2020: 6 Southland Seniors Named Presidential ScholarsThe Presidential Scholars are set to be recognized this summer, as allowed by public health circumstances.
Santa Ana Valedictorian Priscilla Arceo Addresses Class Of 2020 In 'Graduate Together' CeremonySanta Ana High School Priscilla Arceo gave the student commencement speech during a televised commencement ceremony for the Class of 2020.
Class Of 2020: Charter Oak Senior Ashley Anderson Overcomes Adversity To Be First In Family To Attend CollegeCharter Oak High School senior Ashley Anderson has had to overcome adversity at every stage of her life — graduating in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic is just the latest — but she is thankful for those experiences as she prepares to start college in the fall.
Former President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama To Deliver Commencement Messages For Graduating High School SeniorsThe Class of 2020 will not have an in-person graduation ceremony because of the coronavirus pandemic — but they will have the ultimate commencement speaker: former President Barack Obama.
Class Of 2020: Ventura County Adopt-A-Grad Page Recognizes Seniors As Prom, Graduation Canceled Amid Coronavirus PandemicClose to 2,000 parents from all over Ventura County have posted their child's profile, and 200 graduates have been adopted.
Class of 2020: Sierra Canyon Senior BJ Boston Focuses On Family After Coronavirus Cuts Championship Season ShortWith school shifted online and no opportunity to compete, BJ Boston, who's headed to the University of Kentucky in the fall, said he was taking advantage of this time to focus on what matters most.
Class of 2020: Great Oak Senior Zoe Medranda Says Farewell To High School With Video TributeGreat Oak High School senior Zoe Medranda is saying goodbye to her senior year in her own way, using her passion for filmmaking to create a sendoff not just for her, but for the entire class of 2020.
Class of 2020: Yorba Linda Senior Priscilla Soto Updates Senior Portraits In Wake Of Coronavirus PandemicFor many graduates, a senior portrait in cap and gown is a keepsake that will forever signify the end of a chapter, but in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, one high school senior is putting her own spin on the tradition.
Coronavirus: Nonprofit Assembling 'Prom In A Box' For South LA's Graduating SeniorsThe nonprofit organization Mother of Many, or MOM, is putting together gift baskets of 2020 graduation tokens like graduation caps, cups, plates, napkins and sparkling apple cider.
Class Of 2020: Thousand Oaks Senior Bree Martin Copes With COVID Closure By Keeping In Touch With FriendsAfter working hard for the past three years, Thousand Oaks senior Bree Martin, like so many others, was looking forward to spending her spring semester enjoying her final months in high school.
Coronavirus: Eagle Rock Teen Asks Former President Barack Obama To Give Virtual Commencement Address For Class Of 2020A high school senior from Eagle Rock is getting national attention after he asked former President Barack Obama to deliver a virtual commencement address for the class of 2020.
Coronavirus: Class Of 2020 Missing Out On Senior Year Milestones, Could See Prom CanceledWith the coronavirus outbreak shutting down schools and creating a need for social distancing — seniors are lamenting the loss of once in a lifetime experiences associated with their last year in school.