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Summer Job Opportunities 2017

Are you looking to make some extra money over the summer?
Are you between 14 and 24 and looking for a summer job?
Are you thinking about working in finance, marketing, film, retail or healthcare?
Would you consider working for the City, County, Chamber of Commerce, or Universal Studios?
Click here to find out about some of the summer jobs open to Kennedy students.

Kennedy Wall of Fame Honors Distinguished Alumni, Teachers, Coaches, and Staff

Kennedy unveiled the Wall of Fame to recognize notable alumni and staff serving 20 plus years on Thursday, June 8. Former City Councilwoman and City Controller Wendy Greuel, former NFL Patriot Dion Lambert, and former Angels baseball player Garret Anderson were present. Current and retired staff members reminisced Kennedy’s beginnings as an integrated campus in the era of busing.

Kennedy High School Summer School 2017

Thursday, June 22- Thursday, July 27
Period 1: 8:30am-11:30am
Lunch (Free to all Students): 11:30am-2pm
Students will be dropped if they do not show up on the first day.
Students will also be dropped for excessive absences.

Kennedy Filmmaking Students Accepted into InnerCity Filmmaker Summer Program

Congratulations to Julianna Covarrubias, Marvin Galdamez, Stephannie Moreno, Dalene Solis, and Julia Tocher for being accepted into this year's InnerCity Filmmaker summer program. Over 200 students applied for less than 25 openings this year. This highly competitive program has launched the careers of Emmy award winners and Academy Award nominees.

Kennedy Digital Design Students Visit Riot Creative Imaging in Venice for a Real World Experience

Students learned how designs are translated to print and saw client creations including: large scale laminated pieces for shop windows, billboards, and building interiors/exteriors. Students toured the facility and saw large format printing machines in action. A successful graphic designer needs to understand the print process and the necessary requirements to deliver files to a printing facility.

Kennedy Filmmaking Magnet Students Selected for Highly-Competitive TIP Summer Internship

These 9 juniors are: Liam Bailey, Bella Rodriguez, Navneen Goraya, Alex Posito, Bella Rodriguez, Melany Rodriguez, Sebastian Slaughter, Rafael Tinoco, Alex Garcia, and Ricardo Vasquez. Through this program, they will be paid for their summer internships with major media companies such as: Bad Robot, Illumination Entertainment, and NBC (just to name a few). Way to go, Cougars!

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