6:00 PM - 10:00 PM 8th Grade Dinner Dance @ SWISS Park
7:45 AM - 12:05 PM Minimum Day: Dismissal at 12:04 p.m.
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM 8th Grade Promotion at 11:15 a.m. in the Watanabe Center
Torch Middle School sixth-graders Monica Gomez and Emma Beas took turns flipping the pages of Dr. Seuss’ In a People House in front of a Sunkist Elementary fourth-grade classroom, reading aloud and sharing images of the story to their youngest peers.
Twenty-four students from Bassett Unified’s Edgewood Academy and Torch Middle School carefully filled the clear tops of their rockets with gummy bears, crayons and parachutes to reach the precise weight required for a successful launch.
Nueva Vista senior Joshua Almeida completed a series of digital citizenship classes that teach students to be safe and responsible on digital platforms, and was inspired to write a skit on the consequences of cyberbullying to perform in front of Edgewood Academy students.
Bassett Unified School District provides free breakfast and lunch to more than 3,600 students as part of a federal nutrition program designed to improve student performance.
Torch Middle School seventh-grader Ana Simon can check a person’s blood pressure, perform basic first aid and create a splint to immobilize broken bones thanks to Bassett Unified’s second annual middle school summer academy.