Hawthorne High School welcomed new Principal, Dr. Vanessa Landesfeind to the campus. Dr. Landesfeind left her position as the Principal of Instruction at Dominguez High School in Compton to join the Hawthorne High School team.
“I am honored to have been selected as the new principal for Hawthorne High School. I look forward to working with our students, parents, staff and community.”, said Dr. Landesfeind.
Congratulations to our Class of 2016 graduates! We wish you all the best in your future endeavors! Click on the title or picture to view pictures from the Hawthorne, Lawndale and Leuzinger graduations.
Summer is a wonderful time for our students to work on retaking necessary classes for credit recovery, advancing academically, learning a new skill, and experiencing new and exciting opportunities! Read on to learn about opportunities available for CVUHSD students.
Hawthorne High School of Manufacturing & Engineering (HHSME) was awarded a $25,000 grant from Chevron at the School Maker Faire on May 21st. The funds will be used for tooling, tools and storage for the Project Lead The Way Computer Integrated Manufacturing Class. The project is expected to last over 10 years, the lifespan of the tools.
Each year, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors names ONE student as the Outstanding Youth Volunteer for the entire county and this year, Brandon Ward a senior at Lawndale High School, was awarded. Last year, it was also a Lawndale High School student who was awarded. Brandon has been a peer mediator for the Centinela Youth Services STARS Peer Mediation Program for the past two years. He is a true leader in this program and his peers look up to and respect him. He takes the skills he learns in the program and applies them to his life and struggles. CVUHSD congratulates Brandon!