View, Vista honored with  Distinguished School Award 

Hermosa Beach Schools Superintendent Jason Johnson congratulated the district students, teachers and parents on their schools’ Distinguished Schools Awards. Photo by Kevin Cody

Hermosa View and Hermosa Vista elementary schools have been recognized as California Distinguished Schools by the California Department of Education. The recognition goes to schools that have “achieved exceptional student performance.”

Statewide, 356 school were recognized this year, including Pacific, Pennekamp, and Meadows Elementary in Manhattan Beach; and Birney Elementary, and Jefferson Elementary in Redondo Beach.

Last month, the Hermosa Beach School Board was awarded the Golden Bell Award by the California School Board Association. The award recognizes districts for  outstanding programs and governance practices. ER


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