Month: January 2017

Marina’s band and color guard perform through the streets of Disneyland

On January 18, the Marina High School (MHS) marching band and color guard performed for park goers at the Disneyland Resort. Under the direction of band director, John McGilligan, the Vikings were given the opportunity to march down Main Street, U.S.A. as a part of the Disneyland Resort Community Arts Showcase. Each year, this program selects a very limited number of groups to perform at the resort. Marina High School’s string orchestra, symphonic band, and jazz band will also perform at Disney’s California Adventure Park on February 6 (string) and February 7 (symphonic / jazz).  These performances times will...

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Fountain Valley’s Virtual Enterprise team headed to national’s for first time in school history

Congratulations to the Fountain Valley High School Virtual Enterprise (VE) team for placing 5th at the Virtual Enterprises International California State Trade Show! After four rounds of presentations outlining their state business plan, the Barons were selected as one of only six teams in the state to advance to the National Business Competition in New York. They are the first team in the school’s history to advance to...

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Disneyland Resort Dreamers & Doers program selects four HBUHSD students as shining stars

Congratulations to Edison High School (EHS) student Lauren Castelblanco, Fountain Valley High School (FVHS) student Alexandra Geltman, and Marina High School (MHS) students Antalique Tran and Austin Hwang (pictured below) for being selected as “Shining Stars” in the 2016-2017 Disneyland Resort Dreamers & Doers program. This program celebrates the power of possibility and Orange County high school students who take action to improve their community, home, or school. On Feb. 25, Lauren, Alexandra, Antalique, and Austin will be recognized for their achievements at a celebratory luncheon at the Disneyland Hotel.  The students will also be given the opportunity to attend a day-long...

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