THE WEEK OF May 24 - May 28, 2021

WVUSD Honors Mustangs Making an Impact!

On Thursday night, the Board of Trustees recognized Senior, Samantha Kozlo, KAPA President Sarah Woo, and the Wolf Corp Robotics Team.

  • Senior, Sam Kozlo was given the Superstar Student Award for all her work behind the scenes to keep our student body connected during the pandemic.

  • KAPA President, Sarah Woo was given the Partner in Education Award for her involvement in the Korean American Parents Association, Walnut High Community Club, and her countless hours volunteering as a band parent.

  • Wolf Corp Robotics Team was recognized for winning the Inspire Award in their recent competition and their involvement in serving the community.


MONDAY - May 24

  • *Periods 1-6 Regular Schedule - 8:00 am-12:30 pm
  • No Tutorial | No Teacher Prep
  • Senior Brunch at 2 pm - 5 pm in the PAC

TUESDAY - May 25

  • *Final Exam Schedule Period 1 & 2 - 8:00 am-12:30 pm
  • Graduation Practice


  • *Final Exam Schedule Period 3 & 4 - 8:00 am-12:30 pm
  • Graduation Practice
  • Senior Awards Night at 6:00 pm


  • *Final Exam Schedule Period 5 & 6 - 8:00 am-12:30 pm
  • Graduation Commencement Ceremony at 6:00 pm

  • Distribution of Diplomas 7:30 pm at the Gym

  • Last day of School


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News and Announcements

Finals Week Schedule | May 25th - 27th

As we head into the month of May, we wanted to share our finals schedule to help our students prepare. May 24 will be a 1-6 day with no tutorial. We will start our finals schedule on May 25.

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  • May 24: Senior Brunch - 2:00 - 5:00 pm
  • May 25: Graduation Practice - 7:30 - 10:30 am (Meet in stadium)
  • May 26: Graduation Practice - 7:30 - 10:30 am (Meet in cafeteria area)
  • May 26: Senior Awards Night - 6:00 - 8:00 pm
  • May 27: Graduation - 6:00 pm

Class of 2021 | Check out starts today!

Senior student accounts must be cleared to ensure there is no delay issuing diplomas and final transcripts. Please check your “Parent Portal” under “Fees and Fines” to see any outstanding balance. All textbook fees must be reconciled by cash.

GRADUATION STOLES: You can pick up your graduation stoles next week during tutorial. Please CLICK HERE to see the locations to pick up your stoles.

: Seniors must return textbooks! Missing textbooks may lead to a diploma delay. Please return textbooks M-TH from 8:00am-11:00am.

RETURN YOUR CHROMEBOOK: If you checked out a Chromebook from WHS or the District for Distance Learning, please return Chromebooks to the library on Monday, May 24 from 8:00 - 2:30 pm.


PURCHASE TWO ADDITIONAL TICKETS: We have opened up TWO ADDITIONAL tickets to purchase. You can buy those tickets by CLICKING HERE. Tickets will be on sale until May 25.

HANDICAP SEATING: If any of your guests need handicap seating, please stop by the ASB room next week from 12:30 - 3:00 pm to fill out the names required. This still will count towards your five-ticket limit. Handicap seating is allowed to have one escort (18+).

NOT ATTENDING GRADUATION: If you cannot attend Graduation, PLEASE FILL OUT THIS FORM. We still want to recognize you, announce your name, and show your photo on the live stream.

CLASSROOM PRESENTATION: For your reference, here is the classroom presentation we used this week with links. CLICK HERE TO ACCESS.

SENIOR EXIT SURVEY: Please complete the survey by CLICKING HERE.
Have a great weekend, everyone. Try to enjoy these last moments of high school. Cherish the friendships, connections with staff, and all of the memories created at Walnut High School.

The Class of 2021 class Cabinet presents : Senior Brunch

SENIOR Brunch is scheduled for Monday, May 24th from 2-5pm in the cafeteria/PAC area of campus. $25 or free with ASB card. Dress semi formal. Please purchase tickets HERE. Every student must purchase a ticket if attending. When you input your Student ID your balance will go to $0 at checkout if you have an ASB card.

Ticket purchase includes:

  • All you can eat dessert crepes
  • Caricature artists photo ops and backdrops
  • custom senior hoofprint magazine
  • Senior slide show
  • Good Music and Good Company!
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Yearbook Distribution Party | July 15

Our publications students are working hard behind the scenes to get all the events and activities as school began to re-open! They don't want to miss out on what was a year for the books!


Yearbook Distribution and Signing Party!!

Thursday, July 15

2:00-5:00 p.m. (first hour for Class of 2021)

Limited extra copies will be available for purchase. $100 cash only.

Check your student email and follow us @whspublications for more info.

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CLASS OF 2021!! We want to celebrate where you will be attending school next year. Once you decide where you are going to college, please fill out the Google Form, upload a photo, & we will recognize this significant accomplishment.

Congrats to our Mustangs heading to the following places:


Last Friday, we were able to hold our annual Powder Puff game between the Juniors and Seniors. It was an exciting game between both teams.

At halftime, we honored our student-athletes who are playing at the next level.

Thanks to Coach Peralta, Coach Person, and our football program for putting this all together for our kids!
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JOIN our WOLFCORP Robotics Team!

Our Wolf Corp Robotics team are currently looking for members next season! See what Wolf Corp is about by watching the video below or check the flyer out for more info!
Wolf Corp Robotics at Walnut High School
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The Spring Drama Showcase “From Page to Screen”

The Walnut High School Drama Department proudly presents "From Page to Stage Screen", a showcase of original works, written by the students in the Drama Department. The youtube link will go live at 7PM on Friday, May 21. Enjoy the show!

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CLASS OF 2021!! We want to celebrate where you will be attending school next year. Once you decide where you are going to college, please fill out the Google Form, upload a photo, & we will recognize this significant accomplishment.

Congrats to our first round of college shoutouts!

  • Joanne Chang (United States Military Academy)
  • Matthew Jiang (UCLA)
  • Le-An Krista Vinculado (Cal State Fullerton)

Important Textbook Announcement


  • Seniors must return textbooks no later than May 21st. Missing books may lead to a delay in receiving a diploma.
  • All other grade levels have till May 27th to return textbooks.
  • Location: Textbook Room and Library
  • Questions? Please contact Tania at
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GLC summer appointments will continue virtually. Virtual meetings will start on June 28th. More information will be provided as it becomes available. Confirmation of your appointment will be sent out again next week. We look forward to utilizing new digital platforms and virtual meetings to ensure everyone is supported.

Data Confirmation - Through your AERIES Parent Portal account you will be able to finalize parent/guardian information, emergency card information, and registration documents (in lieu of filling out paper forms.) The Aeries Parent Portal will be opening soon for re-registration and verification of continuing students. It is mandatory that all parents/guardians update student, and parent information, emergency card information and registration forms before your student’s summer registration date. Please be on the look out for an email from Dr. Ryan Maine with more information.

Nutrition Services | Refund Request

It’s that time of year to be requesting refunds on student’s meal accounts. The same form can be used to transfer funds from student-to-student. Below is the link to the refund request form.

Please be advised that refunds will ONLY be issued to students:

  • Leaving the District
  • Graduating

Completed forms can be emailed to for processing.

Seniors! Ten Ren Free Drink Upgrade

Seniors time to celebrate! The beautiful people at Ten Ren Walnut will upgrade your drink for the entire month of May. Just show them your WHS card for the upgrade!

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Marquee Celebrations

Celebrate your special occasions on the WHS Marquee! We currently have two options to choose from: Birthdays or Class of 2021 Grads! Your child's name and birthday or a "Congrats Grad" message will be displayed from Monday to the following Monday.

***In order to properly reserve your spot, please complete these two important steps.***


Please click on this link and fill out the Request Form:


After submitting the form, please choose from pull-down list then click "Donate" to reserve your spot:

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Class of 2021 | Senior EXIT Survey

Congratulations on your upcoming graduation! Your senior GLC's are proud of the hard work, dedication, and accomplishments you have made the last four years at WHS! The purpose of the survey is to better understand students’ plans after high school. Upon completion, you will be entered into a raffle to win a $25 gift card. Starting April 23, we will select one winner every Friday. Good Luck!

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Safety Tips for returning to Tutorial

Thank you to our students who came on to campus this week for tutorial. If you plan to come on campus next week, please watch this video for our in-person tutorial guidelines and procedures.

Tutorial In-Person Guidelines and Procedures


Peer Tutoring now available

After school tutoring program will begin on Monday, February 1st. Tutoring sessions will be available on Monday through Friday from 3 pm to 4:30 pm. To participate, simply use the link below to join during the allotted times. No appointments are necessary.

Google Meet Link for students who need a tutor HERE.

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Do you need Algebra 2 Help? Mr. Luu is here to help you!

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MUSTANG CAREER CENTER & College Information

ROP Summer School Online Classes

Hey Mustangs check out these online classes offered by ESGVROP.

Applicants must complete application and emergency contact information.
Course selections are not guaranteed.
Registration: May 3, 2021- June 3, 2021

Please click HERE for more information

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Mt. Sac : Upcoming Events for HS Seniors

Whether Mt. San Antonio College is your first choice or not, these virtual events are intended to provide college information and transitional support.

Outreach Virtual Help Center every Tuesday, starting Tuesday, March 23 to Tuesday, June 29 The High School Outreach team will be available to assist graduating seniors with any Mt. SAC related questions such as: enrollment, Connect 4, how-to, financial aid, and more!


2021 Angels Wings Foundation Thai Scholarship Announcement

Angels Wings Foundation (AWF) has a rich history of funding schools and orphanages, supplying healthcare, and supporting various social services for children in Thailand, as well as supporting educational opportunities for Thai students in the United States. This scholarship would be of great interest to the community of Thai students.
This unique scholarship is one of the only of its kind for the Thai community and is AWF Founder and President Porntip Bui Simon’s way of honoring the unique heritage that we should all take pride in. Applicants must have at least one Thai parent to qualify for consideration.

The application deadline is June 30, 2021. Many thanks in advance for your time and cooperation. Please visit our website to learn more or click here for the application If you have any questions, please contact Amelia Williamson, Scholarship Director Angels Wings Foundation, Intl. at (310) 972-0489 or

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Free Family Support Groups

Mrs. Nancy Stoops is a licensed marriage and family counselor who works with both the city of Walnut and Diamond Bar. She is offering free virtual support groups. To access the Zoom link, parents will email Nancy directly.
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WHS Emotional Support Resources

We are here for you! WHS has converted all our counseling services to remote (phone, video, and email) during this time of temporary remote instruction. Reach out to us using the tools below if you are in need of someone to talk to.
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GLC Listing

9th GRADE (Class of 2024)

Nathan Newman (A – Li)

Jenny Alegre (Lo – Z)

10th GRADE (Class of 2023)

Jennifer Tucker (A – Li)

Jeff Jacks (Lo – Z)

11th GRADE (Class of 2022)

Ken McDill (A - Li)

Corolar Schultz (Lo – Z)

12th GRADE (Class of 2021)

Viviana Hoyos (A – Lo)

Sonia Nunez (Lu – Z)

ADP (Academic Design Program)

Elisabeth Everts

Intervention Counselor

Jennifer Peiten

A To-Do List For High School Seniors

Our Senior GLCs have put together this handy to-do list. Use it as a guide as you make your way through this important last semester and prepare for the next exciting phase of your life.

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Collegewise | Runway : A Wiser Path to College

Our partners at Collegewise have launched Runway, a free series of college planning programs and resources, carefully structured to give students and parents the tips, tools, and timelines they need to reach their college goals in the year (the experience, really) that is 2020. There are specific programs for all high school grade levels and we are one of the very first districts to get access to this programming. This program is available to all of you and there is no cost for access.

WebGrants 4 Seniors

SENIORS, your GPA has been uploaded to the California Student Aid Commission for Cal Grant Verification. You can create an account on to view your status.


Please remember that attendance counts, every period, every day. Students will be marked absent if they are not on camera at the beginning of each period to verify their attendance.

If your student is having difficulty logging in, please contact your teacher immediately, and remember to clear their attendance by the end of the day.

All single-period absences will need to be reconciled through the attendance office by the student. If marked absent, students will receive an email from the attendance office notifying them that they have been marked absent. The notification will include the date and period of the absence. The student will need to contact the Attendance Department to make any necessary corrections to their individual period attendance. For full-day absences, a parent/guardian must contact the attendance office by the end of the day.

We are so happy to see all of our students online and learning. They are working hard and making us proud. Keep up the great work!

Attendance Reporting Hotline:

9 & 10 Grades: 909-594-1333 Ext. 43642

11 & 12 Grades : 909 - 594-1333 Ext 43625


WHS Athletics | Incoming Freshman Slide Show Presentation 2021-2022


ALL ATHLETIC EVENTS are located on the Athletic Department page. Please CLICK HERE for a link to the the athletic website.

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Thank you to all our parents who attended our virtual Parent Info Night. Thank you to our GLCs for encouraging academic achievement strategies, helpful tips on how to manage emotions and interpersonal skills, and plan for college and careers. We want to personally welcome our Class of 2025 parents who joined us. Welcome to the Mustang Family!

We encourage everyone to take a moment to review the videos. Please click on the appropriate grade level of your student.

Check out our 2021 Virtual Showcase at Walnut High School

Although we would much rather meet you in person, we are pleased to welcome you to our Virtual Showcase. We hope that the information you find throughout our Showcase website will help give you a glimpse into all of the pathways, programs, activities, and support systems we offer at Walnut High School

We wanted to make our Virtual Showcase interactive, fun, and informative for you and your child. Start off by clicking on our Academics button as our Grade Level Coordinators give a brief presentation for each grade level. After that, start to explore the different opportunities we offer for our students. We want all of our students to feel connected and find the right fit that helps them explore their passions, interests, and academic goals as they navigate through High School.
Walnut High School 2021 Virtual Showcase

Virtual Tour of Walnut High School

Due to our current circumstances, we cannot give you a physical tour of our campus, but instead, we used a 360-degree camera to help you get familiar with Walnut High School. I encourage you to click on the link, use your computer or mobile device to move around, and see what Walnut High School has to offer. Use this virtual tour to click on photos, learn more information, as well as hear voice-overs from our staff members. Below is a quick overview of our virtual tour and a map of all our scenes.

Our Virtual Tour is located on our webpage under "About Us" if you ever need access for future reference.

Virtual Tour of Walnut High School
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Walnut High School

WHS front office is open M-F from 7:30 am - 3:00 pm or by phone (909) 594-1333.