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  • Name Our Next School Contest
    on June 4, 2019 at 9:37 pm

    Click on the link above for more information about the Name Our Next School Contest! The Kern High School District's next new school is scheduled to open in August 2022 but the school does not yet have a formal name. Construction on the school, currently known as School #19, is scheduled to start in the fall of 2020 in southeast Bakersfield at the corner of Panama Ln. and Cottonwood Rd. Selection of a formal school name will allow for proper identification of the school in all plans, specifications and legal documents. A formal name is also an important first step toward the creation of a school identity, which will carry a great deal of meaning for the community and the school's students, staff, and alumni. […]

  • KHSD News for the week of May 31, 2019
    on May 31, 2019 at 9:55 pm

    This week’s KHSD News we celebrate our graduates! You will also find stories about a surprise and prestigious award for a West High counselor, KHSD Police Officers take part in the Special Olympics Torch Run, and students go sky high to get the perfect picture. […]

  • KHSD News for May 24, 2019
    on May 24, 2019 at 4:59 pm

    This week, KHSD News highlights Senior Signing Day, students get the red carpet treatment in the Kern River Valley, KHSD Police Activities League recognize students for their community service at the inaugural PAL Dinner and Awards, and Frontier students open up their hearts to help their beloved teacher. […]

  • Exciting New Opportunities at the Regional Occupational Center
    on May 22, 2019 at 3:31 pm

    ROC is growing, and that means new and exciting opportunities for high school juniors, seniors, and adults. Evening classes are being offered for 2019-2020. Click on the link for more information. […]

  • KHSD News for May 17, 2019
    on May 17, 2019 at 4:07 pm

    This week's KHSD News highlights the PEAAK Awards, Mock Interview Day, giving back through the Gator Pantry, a Kern Valley junior leads the way, Houchin Community Blood Bank honors student donors, and Shafter celebrates a teacher for 50 years of service! […]

  • 2nd Annual Kern County Career Expo
    on February 5, 2019 at 4:32 pm

    Join us for this community event to promote career awareness in Kern County. February 28, 2019 4:30pm-7:30pm at the Rabobank Arena & Convention Center […]

  • 2018-2019 LCAP Parent/Family Survey Window now open!
    on January 29, 2019 at 12:29 am

    Your input is important and necessary to help us improve the educational experience and outcomes for your students. The survey is open from January 14 - February 2. Click on the link above to access information and a link to the survey. […]

  • Tentative agreement reached with Kern High School Teacher Association
    on January 23, 2019 at 5:25 pm

    The KHSD is happy to report we have entered into a tentative agreement with KHSTA and anticipate a ratification vote soon. […]

  • CA School Dashboard
    on December 6, 2018 at 6:47 pm

    The California School Dashboard, available via the California Department of Education website, provides access to important information about K-12 districts and schools. […]

  • BHS Drummer Invited to Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
    on November 28, 2018 at 7:56 pm

    Bakersfield High School senior Wesley Gordon selected to play with the 2018 Macy's Great American Marching Band. […]


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