Bassett High School will host a two-day “Every 15 Minutes” program that features a trio of scenarios: students pulled from classes to represent lives lost to intoxicated driving, a graphic staging of a deadly drunk-driving crash with emergency medical and law enforcement responders, and a mock funeral service.
Longtime Bassett High cross country coach Hector Armas is credited with bringing 12 cross country athletes to compete at CIF Southern Section Championship Finals, the first time in the school’s history in which the entire boys’ varsity cross country team has competed in the state finals.
Bassett Unified School District was named a water smart school district by the Upper San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District for reducing water consumption across all campuses by installing state-of-the-art irrigation systems and technology.
Project-based learning, embedded support for struggling students and professional learning communities (PLC) are fueling a steady rise in English language arts (ELA) proficiency rates on state standardized tests among Bassett High School 11th-graders.
A circle of six high school leadership students volleyed a bag stuffed with five air-filled balloons to each other until a fist-sized balloon filled with bleach was added to the mix, sinking the bag and making the game suddenly difficult – illustrating how a little negativity spoils everyone’s efforts.