Long Beach Wilson High School

Wilson High School and CAMS Benefit from Generous

donation for wilson high school Donations from two separate sources will go to enhance the education of students at Wilson Classical High School and the California Academy of Match and Science (CAMS). Each school will receive a total of $100,000. Alum Provides $100K to Support Music at Wilson Wilson Classical High School band members will benefit from a donation by Wilson alum Janet McKenzie, who is supporting the school’s music program, including the establishment of a music room. 

North Star Fine Coffees Partners with The Freedom Writers Foundation

nsfc-room203 Freedom Writers Foundation The Freedom Writers Foundation, a nonprofit organization, has partnered with North Star Fine Coffees, a luxury coffee company based in Seattle, to release “Room 203,” a blend formulated especially for supporters of the Freedom Writers, in an effort to raise funds to support the Foundation’s mission to provide educators with the tools to empower at-risk students to reach their full potential.

New Venue For Original Long Beach High Schools Alumni Mega Reunion August 28

mega-reunion August 28 This year The Original Long Beach High Schools Alumni Mega Reunion will be held August 28, 2010. Previously scheduled to be at V20 The Venue, which recently closed, it will now be held at ICE Restaurant & Lounge. The reunion will honor alumni who excelled in the entertainment, sports and political world.

Port of Long Beach awards scholarships to 23 students

long beach port scholarship grants The Port of Long Beach on Friday, May 14, presented six local high school and 17 college students with scholarships totaling $58,150 to assist them in studies aimed at careers related to world trade and goods transportation. The awards were made at a luncheon capping World Trade Week 2010.

Jaycees Adopt a Teacher program pays for classroom supplies

budget cuts will mean fewer teachers Today, with the current budget concerns, teachers are wondering how, or if, they are going to be allowed to continue their jobs. Some teachers are taking it upon themselves to seek out the answers. Recently, 27 Long Beach area teachers were recipients of grants to fund classroom supplies and other classroom related expenses.

Signs of tolerance dwarf feeble protest attempts of Westboro Baptist Church

westboro Proving that anyone can put out a press release, earlier this month the Westboro Baptist Church announced their intentions to protest the “pervert-run” Long Beach high school, Wilson Classical High School. 

Shore Aquatics closes a winning season by giving back to LB community

shore-aquatics-water-polo The 14-and-under water polo team for Long Beach Shore Aquatics finished a winning water polo season this holiday and celebrated by giving back to the community with volunteer work and a toy drive. The team has been together for about five years, starting with the legendary Wilson High School Coach Klaus Barth, who passed away from cancer in 2006.

Melody Ross Memorial celebrates teens life through music, memories

melody-ross-memorial Please join friends, family and the Long Beach community to celebrate the short life of student, Melody Ross, on Tuesday, November 17, from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Art Theatre of Long Beach. The 16-year-old Cambodian American teen was killed by gunfire on Oct 30 after a homecoming game at Wilson High School in Long Beach.

Another H1N1 Flu Clinic on the way November 21

h1n1-flu-vaccine-clinic The City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services (Health Department) has announced it will  hold another community-based H1N1 flu vaccine clinic at Millikan High School on Saturday, November 21, 2009 from 9 a.m.

Water Conservation is so Rock-n-Roll

lb-water-rock-club What happens when you combine Rock-n-Roll and Water Conservation? You get students from Wilson High School forming bands to create their own water conservation rock songs to be performed at the Long Beach Water Rocks festival next month!

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