CNUSD Students Win Awards

Staff Reports Corona – Congratulations to all the CNUSD students who won various awards in April.  Students from different schools in the Corona-Norco Unified School District were honored at several recent events.  Five Centennial High School (CeHS) students placed 2nd and 3rd at the 2019 Inaugural Riverside County Programming Competition.  This competition introduced students to […]

Coronita Elementary Selected By Crayola

Photo courtesy: CNUSD A CNUSD student uses Crayola products to paint.

Staff Reports Corona– Coronita Elementary School was selected by Crayola and the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) to receive a “Champion Creatively Alive Children” school grant. Crayola and NAESP together selected 20 schools to receive the grants, which will fund innovative programs aimed at fostering children’s critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, and communication skills. “The Champion […]

Corona Norco Unified School District 2016 Retirees

 

18th Annual Unity Awards Honors CNUSD Students and Teachers

Photo courtesy: CNUSD Seven students and teachers from Corona Norco Unified School District were honored at the 18th Annual Unity Awards.

Courtesy of CNUSD Corona – The 18th Annual Unity Awards honored seven individuals, many of them students and teachers from Corona Norco Unified Schools. The award winners exemplify UNITY’s mission to promote community involvement in the positive development of children, youth, and families. Student Awards: Abigail Hwang-Nable – 10th Grade – Centennial High School Rachel […]

Auburndale Intermediate Shines

Photo courtesy: CNUSD Auburndale Intermediate Pre-AP class

Courtesy of CNUSD   CORONA– As Auburndale Intermediate School began to prepare for their Trimester 2 Awards Assembly, they realized they had a problem. They had too many students that qualified for the award to host only one assembly. The school recently converted their trimester awards to a GPA-based Honor Roll system. This change, along […]

More Students Qualify For Diplomas

Courtesy of Corona Norco Unified   Corona/Norco– On October 7, 2015, Governor Brown signed Senate Bill 172, suspending the administration of the California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) as a condition of receiving a diploma of graduation or a condition of graduation from high school. The bill provides for the granting of a diploma of […]

Santiago Student Perfect in Art

Courtesy of CVUSD CORONA– Sarah Ki, a junior at Santiago High School, earned perfect scores and every point possible on her AP Studio Art Drawing Exam taken last year. Sarah was one of 16 students among 4.5 million high students in the world who earned every point possible. The AP Exams are scored on a scale of […]

Garretson Elementary Girl Heading to Scripps

Photo courtesy of CNUSD

Courtesy of CNUSD CORONA– Two-time CNUSD Spelling Bee Champion Aisha Randhawa finally achieved what she has dreamed about since the third grade: She is going to Washington D.C. to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Aisha was the last speller standing in the 39th Annual Riverside County Spelling Bee at the Moreno Valley Conference […]

Norco: Special Ed Art Exhibit Draws a Crowd

Courtesy of CNUSD NORCO– The CNUSD Special Education Community Advisory Committee hosted their 11th annual art show at the District Office. This year’s theme was “My Imagination” and students created a variety of projects, including paintings, drawings, mixed media, sculpture, and transfer art. The event drew parents, students and teachers and packed the room as they […]

Former ERHS Students Sign with NFL

Photo Courtesy of CNUSD ERHS Alumni celebrate their NFL signing (L-R: Superintendent Michael Lin, Austin Hill, Tyler Slavin, Josh Mitchell, and ERHS Principal Jeremy Goins.)

Courtesy of CNUSD EASTVALE– Gleaming smiles and new NFL hats were proudly worn by three former Eleanor Roosevelt High School students from the class of 2010, all of whom have signed with teams in the NFL. Austin Hill signed with the Seattle Seahawks, Josh Mitchell with the Indianapolis Colts and Tyler Slavin with the St. Louis Rams.  This marks a significant […]

36 Students Compete in District Spelling Bee

Courtesy of CNUSD Corona – The Annual District Spelling Bee brought together the best spellers grades 4-8 to compete at Santiago High School for the District Spelling Bee title. 36 schools, elementary and intermediate, were represented. Contestants held strong for the first few rounds, but by Round 5, the field whittled down to 18. The […]

Corona-Norco Unified School District K-12 Teacher Job Fair

By Nicole Leiva On Saturday, Jan. 30, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., the Corona-Norco Unified School District held a job fair to recruit teachers for kindergarten through high school. When the district announced the event, they advised teachers to visit EdJoin.org to complete an application before attending the fair.  Those who completed their applications […]

Former Corona Teacher Arrested in Sex Crimes with Students

Photo Courtesy: Corona Police Department

Staff Reports CORONA – Former Lee V. Pollard High School teacher was arrested on Tuesday, Nov. 17, on charges that he had a four-month sexual relationship with a minor student, officials said. Anthony Joshua Perez, 28, of Corona was arrested by Corona police officers for unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor and possession of child […]

Arrests in False Bomb Threats at Two Corona High Schools

Staff Reports CORONA – Corona Police have arrested a 17-year-old Lee V. Pollard High School student on suspicion of making two false bomb threats. On Tuesday, Oct. 20, shortly after 12:07 p.m., the Corona teen called Pollard High School stating there was a bomb on campus. Shortly after the first call, the minor placed a […]

CNUSD School Resource Officers Honored

Courtesy of CNUSD Corona/Norco – The School Safety Advocacy Council recently awarded the Corona-Norco Unified School District (CNUSD) with the 2015 Exemplary School Safety Initiative Award for its Project Safety Net Program. CNUSD was the only district in California to receive this award, and one of eight in the entire nation. The Project Safety Net […]

Arrest Made In Centennial Bomb Threats

Staff Reports Corona – After an extensive investigation by local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies, the Corona Police Department (CPD) has confirmed the arrest of a Colorado Springs minor for making false bomb threats at Centennial High School in Corona, on Tues., Sept. 8. According to the CPD, the false bomb threats made to […]

Norco High – A Model Of Innovation

Staff Reports Norco – Future Farmers of America selected Norco High as a finalist for the National Chapter Award Program Model of Innovation in the area of Student Development. Norco High joins an exclusive list of just ten schools nationwide to be nominated for this distinction. Student development in Norco High’s Agricultural Program focuses on […]

CNUSD Receives National School Safety Honor

Staff Reports Corona/Norco – The Corona-Norco Unified School District’s Project Safety Net Program has been selected to receive the 2015 Exemplary School Safety Initiative Award by the School Safety Advocacy Council, a recognized leader in school safety based services and training. CNUSD was honored at the National School Safety Conference on July 27, in Las […]

Inland Empire: CNUSD Receives National School Safety Honor

Staff Reports Corona/Norco – The Corona-Norco Unified School District’s Project Safety Net Program has been selected to receive the 2015 Exemplary School Safety Initiative Award by the School Safety Advocacy Council, a recognized leader in school safety based services and training. CNUSD will be honored at the National School Safety Conference on July 27, in […]

Eastvale’s “Dr. D” Is CNUSD Principal Of The Year

By K.P. Sander Eastvale – At a Corona-Norco Unified School District (CNUSD) event held on Tues., May 7, Trevor Dietrich, Ed.D, was named Principal of the Year.  Dr. Dietrich is the Principal at McKinley Elementary in Corona. “Principal of the Year” is an Association of California School Administrators (ACSA) award, and those in consideration must […]