CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 8, 1995 |
As the Galileo space probe plunged into Jupiter's atmosphere Thursday, three El Monte high school students monitoring the historic event at Pasadena's Jet Propulsion Laboratory were launching their school into a mission of its own.
July 2, 1992
Southern California Gas Co. has awarded a $4,000 scholarship to Yvette Renteria, a recent graduate of Mountain View High School in El Monte. Renteria, who will receive $1,000 for each college year, will attend Cal State Fullerton.
December 1, 1991
Two former Mountain View High School student body presidents have returned to the El Monte school as first-year members of the faculty. Mary Pineda, president of the class of 1985, now teaches typing, keyboarding and business classes. Nicolette Stanley, president of the class of 1986, teaches freshman and sophomore English.
May 5, 1991
The San Gabriel/Pomona Valley Alumnae Panhellenic Assn. has awarded scholarships to three local high school girls. They are Jodi McJoynt of St. Lucy's Priory High School in Glendora, who won $200; Anna Aledia, Mountain View High School in El Monte, $100, and Heidi Hillen, Glendora High School, $50.
May 3, 1992
Mountain View High School will hold its annual science fair at 10 a.m. Saturday in the cafeteria, 2900 Parkway Drive, El Monte. More than 600 students will participate in the program, featuring 300 displays in physics, chemistry, biology, physiology, life science and physical sciences classes. Judging will be on scientific thought, organization and creativity. The event is free to the public.