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PUENTE Instructor Selected as WUHSD Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Puente teacher Shelly DeSimone from La Serna High School, who was selected as the 2017-18 Whittier Union High School District Teacher of the Year!

Read more about Ms. DeSimone's career and passion to student learning here.

Felicidades Dr. Therese Mosqueda-Ponce!

Dr. Therese Mosqueda-Ponce, Puente Counselor at Cypress College, was awarded the prestigious "Madrina" Award at last weekend's, 31st Annual Latina Leadership Network of the California Community Colleges Conference.

Puente Students Recognized by LA Supervisor Hahn at Community Dinner

On April 12, 2018, 80 Puente students from California High School, Whittier High School, Cerritos Community College and Rio Hondo College were honored at the Cesar Chavez Recognition Dinner sponsored by Los Angeles Supervisor Janice Hahn and The Cesar Chavez Foundation. The event was held at the Liberty Community Center in Santa Fe Springs, CA and attendees included parents, community leaders and elected officials.