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SBLA Student of the Month for February 2015. Show left to right are Dana Tomlinson, Jade Kaiser, Dr. Issaic Gates, and Darlene Kaiser. Photo courtesy of the Los Alamitos/Seal Beach Rotary Club.

LASB Rotary honors Los Al HS student Jade Kaiser as Student of the Month

The Rotary Club of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach recognized the February Student of the Month at its meeting on Feb. 17 at The Eagle’s Nest. Los Alamitos High School student Jade Kaiser was nominated by her ROP Video Production...
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Los Alamitos High School mentor breakfast was held in the gymnasium on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Los Alamitos HS breakfast connects students with adult mentors

Los Al students faced adult mentors at tables arranged across the (covered) gymnasium floor. Tables were labeled by interest: business, public safety, health, communications, public relations. Dave Boyer of Wells Fargo Advisors...
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Leslie Bonham, Kelly Bonham, and Shelley Riekenberg. Courtesy photo.

Rotary recognizes Kelly Bonham as student of the month

The Rotary Club of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach was proud to recognize the Student of the Month for November. Kelly Bonham was nominated by her teacher Kathleen Rea for her outstanding work in her Child Development class. Kelly plan...
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Conner Brown receives his certificate and check from Club President and Los Alamitos Police Chief Todd Mattern. Courtesy photo.

Rotary Club recognizes Conner Brown as Student of the Month

The Rotary Club of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach was proud to honor Conner Brown as the ROP Student of the Month and presented him with a Certificate of Merit and a check for to use for his future education. Conner is involved in the...
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Los Alamitos High School students named National Merit Semifinalists and Commended Students

The Los Alamitos Unified School District is proud to announce four National Merit Semifinalists and nine National Merit Commended Students for 2014-2015. The Semi-finalists are students who scored in the top 1% of students who ...
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Los Alamitos High School’s award-winning choir program returns to the stage October 16-18 in “On Broadway”, performing an entertaining mix of new and classic Broadway selections from Wicked, Copacabana, West Side Story and other popular shows. For tickets, go to

LAHS Choir sings Broadway show tunes in October

The Los Alamitos High School Choir Program, under the direction of David Moellenkamp, takes to the stage for their first series of concerts of the new school year on Oct. 16 to 18 as students perform some of Broadway’s most p...
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Keanu Maunula, forward on LAHS hockey team. Courtesy photo.

LAHS hockey player named League Player of the Week

The Los Alamitos High School Hockey team is off to another exciting season. We have two teams once again: Varsity 2A and JV. This will be our third season in the Anaheim Ducks High School Hockey League. I wanted to share with y...
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Griffins open new football season with win over Paramount

We apologize for our tardy high school football reporting. Details of the games are based on information from MaxPreps. In the season opener against Paramount, Junior Quarterback Jack Telenko completed 12 of 21 passes for a tot...
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Local students named as 2015 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

Today officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 60th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an ...
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LAHS students raised $3,200 for ALS research in the #ICEBUCKETCHALLENGE. Courtesy photo.

LAHS students raise $3200 in ice-bucket challenge

Before you read this article, we suggest watching Los Al’s #ICEBUCKETCHALLENGE Video as this cause is near and dear to the high school community and has impacted the Griffin family directly over the years. (See below for embe...
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Shown are LAHS student Madelyn Joseph and RLA RWF President Margene Walz. Courtesy photo.

LAHS student Madelyn Joseph speaks to Republican women

New and prospective members gathered at the Seal Beach home of Margene Walz, president of the Rossmoor-Los Alamitos Republican Women Federated (RWF). The second annual new membership welcome luncheon, hosted by the Club’s boa...
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CIF-SS adjusts criteria for balancing divisions in basketball

The CIF-SS Basketball Advisory Committee and SCIBCA Executive Committee have reviewed the basketball division criteria that we have used the previous 6 seasons. The following recommendations to adjust the current mechanics of t...
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LAEF’s Enrichment Institute succeeds in keeping kids learning over summer break

LAEF’s Summer Enrichment Institute ends on Friday, July 25, but everything students have learned and experienced will last a lifetime! The Los Alamitos Education Foundation (LAEF) is proud to have provided 54 classes this sum...
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Los Alamitos High School teacher selected to attend Google Teacher Academy

Google has selected Dan Bennett as an attendee at the next Google Teacher Academy, to be held in Mountain View, CA on July 30-31, 2014. The Google Teacher Academy is a two-day intensive program that recognizes educators who are...
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