• Graduation will be at East Los Angeles College on Saturday, May 30th at 9am. Tickets can be purchased in the student bank starting Friday, May 22nd. They can also be purchased at the door. Ticket prices are $5 pre-sale and $8 at the door.
• Seniors who need loaner caps and gowns can pick them up on Friday, May 29th at Mark Keppel starting at 8:30 AM.
Please have your students review their class selections for next year. If they think they might want to make changes, have them see their counselor now. When school resumes in August, class changes will be made only if a student has already had the class, has the incorrect grade level, or duplicate classes.
The US News Report on schools has been released. Mark Keppel is ranked 150 in the state of CA, 796 in the nation, College Readiness Index of 43.8, 51% of the students have participated in AP classes.
AUSD and the Red Cross are working together to raise funds for the victims of the earthquake in Nepal. The drive will continue until May 22, 2015. If you would like to make a donation, please make your check payable to American Red Cross. The teachers will collect them on a daily basis. If you have any questions, please call Mrs. Judy Huffaker (626) 943-6990.
A new Missing Children Monthly Poster is available. You may view the Missing Children Monthly Posters and Missing Person Quarterly Bulletins on our website at http://oag.ca.gov/missing.
For your information, a link to the 2015-16 LCAP survey was posted on the District website under "AUSD News".
The drama department has won a grant from the Rose Parade Foundation to assist with the trip to Scotland this summer.
The culinary department won the Loews grant for $25,000 to remodel the kitchens in Mrs. Bradford's classroom.