Palm Desert Rotary awards record number…

The Palm Desert Rotary Club announced a record number of scholarship awards that would be given to 39 Palm Desert High School seniors. The announcement of $33,000 in awards was made May 26 at the organization's weekly meeting. Club members… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Pandemic, personal challenges show Coachella Valley’s…

Resilient. Future change-makers. Committed. That is how local school officials and students describe the Class of 2020, whose final semester has been punctuated by a life-changing pandemic and the death of George Floyd, a black man, at the hands of… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Pandemic, personal challenges show Coachella Valley’s…

Resilient. Future change-makers. Committed. That is how local school officials and students describe the Class of 2020, whose final semester has been punctuated by a life-changing pandemic and the death of George Floyd, a black man, at the hands of… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Kiwanis Club of Palm Springs awards…

Kiwanis is an international service club founded in Detroit in 1915. There are members in the Kiwanis family representing nearly every culture on every continent — and all are seeking to improve people’s lives. Kiwanians give their time to make… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Riverside County’s top four teachers get…

In the age of virtual meetings because of the coronavirus crisis, four Riverside County teachers got a surprise — they are a 2021 Riverside County Teacher of the Year. During online video conferences, each learned the news Wednesday, June 3,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Beaumont High School Top 10 seniors

Rank 1 Ryan Goodrich Valedictorian Ryan Goodrich plans to Azusa Pacific University in their Humanities Honors College. He is majoring in computer science with a minor in humanities and music. Ryan was involved in Beaumont High School’s Wind Ensemble and… Read full article at Record Gazette

Banning High School Top 10 seniors

Valedictorian Jazmine Colon has a grade point average of 4.789, and will enroll at the University of California, Berkeley to study economics and political science with an emphasis in public law. She participated in cheer, soccer and water polo; was… Read full article at Record Gazette

Chaparral High School seniors plan ‘Sail…

Graduating seniors at Chaparral High School have planned a private prom, since the Temecula Valley Unified School District canceled all school events due state and county orders concerning the coronavirus pandemic. The senior “Sail Away” prom will take place Friday,… Read full article at The Valley News

Graduation 2020: Mt. San Jacinto College’s…

Mt. San Jacinto College’s largest class ever graduated in the college’s first virtual ceremony. Because of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the college’s annual commencement was online Thursday, May 21. The college awarded a record-breaking 3,554 degrees and certificates to 1,958… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Temecula Dollars for Scholars awards more…

Temecula Dollars for Scholars, a nonprofit organization providing scholarships to graduating seniors in the Temecula Valley Unified School District, has notified its scholarship recipients via email this year because of the coronavirus pandemic. The awards are normally announced at a… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise