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School Events

ARC Tutoring Center in WIDR 6:45 AM & 3:00 PM
Date: 1/18/2018
Instructional Rounds Period by Period
Date: 1/18/2018
Powder Puff Pep Rally at Lunch in the Quad
Date: 1/18/2018
Powder Puff Football Game
Date: 1/18/2018, 6 PM 9 PM
Boys Soccer @ Sylmar
Date: 1/19/2018, 2:30 PM 5 PM
Location: Sylmar High School
Girls Soccer vs. Sylmar
Date: 1/19/2018, 2:30 PM 6 PM
Location: Soccer Field
Boys Basketball vs Sylmar
Date: 1/19/2018, 4 PM 9 PM
Location: Big Gym
Girls Basketball vs. Sylmar
Date: 1/19/2018, 4 PM 9 PM
Location: Sylmar High School
Girls Water Polo vs. El Camino Real
Date: 1/19/2018, 4 PM 6 PM
Location: Panorama High School
Winter Plus Credit Recovery
Date: 1/20/2018, 8 AM 1 PM
Lunch Menu Yearbook Google Classroom Kennedy Clinic Register to Vote

Cougar News

Senior Work Readiness Certificate Rescheduling

Seniors with these previous WRC Interview dates will be rescheduled as follows:
• Thursday, December 7, 2017 are rescheduled for:
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
• Friday, December 8, 2018 are rescheduled for:
Thursday, January 25, 2018

Spring Semester Tutoring Schedule

Academic tutoring will start Monday Jan. 15. The ARC Tutoring Center will be opened in the morning at 6:45 AM - 7:45 AM and after school from 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM. Content specific tutorial services including the Computer Lab in room A213 will be from 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM on the designated day. Contact the Title One Office for more information.


On Saturday, December 2rd, the Band and Color Guard won 1st Place at the LAUSD Division 1A Band and Drill Team Championships at East LA College. This is the THIRD time in a row Band and Color Guard have won a city championship under the leadership of our Band Director, Mr. Ibarra. Congratulations Band and Color Guard team! You bring great recognition to Kennedy High School.

Advanced Architecture Class Presents Competing Plans to Modernize Kennedy's Main Entrance

Kennedy SkillsUSA Design students presented 5 unique design proposals to the LAUSD Facilities Services Division to modernize Kennedy’s Main Entrance. Components from each teams design will be incorporated into the final design concept. The ideas include: trees planted along the sidewalk; a large, terrazzo Kennedy Cougar logo inset into the concrete; a raised seating area; a sail-shaped shade devices; and a tile wall showcasing Kennedy’s unique programs.

Kennedy Ranked One of Best High Schools in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report AGAIN!

Kennedy is recognized in the National Rankings and earned a bronze medal. Schools are ranked based on their performance on state-required tests and how well they prepare students for college. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement course work and exams. The AP participation rate is 29%. Kennedy is 1 of 247 high schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Preschool Enrollment Now Open for Kennedy's Cubs: Open to Children 2½-5 Years Old

Kennedy High School’s Careers With Children class provides a campus preschool. The children are under the supervision of one adult and twenty or more high school students who are enrolled in the Careers With Children class.
When: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Hours: 10:30am– 12:10 pm.
Who: Children ages 2½-5 years old (must be potty trained)
Fees: $20 registration and monthly tuition $20

Architecture/Digital Design/Filmmaking Magnet Student Valeria Berrospid Wins Ryman Arts Award

This award is a two-year scholarship entitling Valeria to attend advanced art classes in drawing and painting. The classes, which are led by master art teachers, allow her to attend while still in high school. Valeria will also receive free art supplies for 2 years, attend fabulous art related field trips, and attend lectures given by an impressive roster of guest speakers in the art field.

Fall 2107 Tutoring Schedule

Click on to see this semester's tutoring schedule. The ARC Tutoring Center will be opened in the morning and in the afternoon. See the attached schedule. All other tutorial services will be from 3-4pm. Our tutors are ready to help you.

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.

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