Posts Tagged as "education"

Counselors at Arvin High Doing More With Less

May 2, 2012 / By
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by STEPHANIE ESPINOZA for NAM / South Kern Sol

 

ARVIN, Calif. — The public high school in Arvin has one of the largest student bodies of any school in Kern County, its 2,400 students coming mostly from the small rural communities of Lamont, Weedpatch and Arvin, just south of Bakersfield in California’s central valley. 

Arvin Students Compete For Counselors Time

April 13, 2012 / By
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By Stephanie Espinoza

Cynthia Gomez, 15, is a sophomore at Arvin High School in south Kern County.

Talking With Your Hands

February 17, 2012 / By
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 By JOSE ‘PABLO’ ANTONIO/South Kern Sol

BAKERSFIELD–The smell of hot savory pizza and the sound of laughter caused by the friendships forming filled Tony’s Pizza across the street from the Bakersfield College campus.

Quintanilla a champion for students

January 10, 2012 / By
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by STEPHANIE ESPINOZA and DIANA DELGADILLO/South Kern Sol

BAKERSFIELD–His door is always open for anyone to stop by.

The American Dream Continues in California

January 10, 2012 / By
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by MIROSLAVA DE LEON

 

SOUTH KERN–For Dream Act students, whose hope is to attain ‘The American Dream,’ the dream is slowly becoming a reality.

43 Years After Walkouts, Are Latino Students Better Off?

December 9, 2011 / By
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by STEPHANIE ESPINOZA

Sal Castro speaks on a megaphone during the 1968 school walkouts in East Los Angeles.