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KHSD moves forward with Plan 3 in Redistricting process

May 25, 2018 / By and
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Dean Welliver, News Report

On Monday evening the Kern High School District Board of Trustees unanimously voted to present the Plan 3 trustee area redistricting map to the Kern County Committee on School District Organization this Thursday May 24.

Youth think our votes don’t matter. They do.

May 22, 2018 / By

By Dean Welliver

I see it everyday on my campus, and it gets worse around this time of year, just a couple weeks out from the June 5 primary election — when young people are asked if they are registered to vote, they almost always respond the same way: “Why should I register to vote?

Citizenship question could lead to undercount, less funding, Census officials say during meeting in Bakersfield

May 21, 2018 / By

By Alejandra Alberto

If the Trump Administration gets its way and includes a question regarding U.S.

KHSD Trustees favor maps that ‘maintain status quo,’ community members say

May 21, 2018 / By

By Dean Welliver

In the newest iterations of plans to redraw Kern High School District boundaries, no trustees are drawn out of their areas — and that’s fine by them.

At Kern County schools, is LGBTQ history ignored?

April 23, 2018 / By and
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BY: Andrew Alvarez

LGBTQ history is brushed off, often regarded as an off-limit topic that’s impolite to broach.

Why are black people stereotyped? Because y’all allow us to be

April 19, 2018 / By and
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BY:  Ja’Nell Gore

Why is every black woman so ‘angry’? Why is every black man ‘in a gang’?