Bunche Middle School's team of seventh-grader Tishouna Charles (standing, wearing grey sweater), and eighth-graders Andrew Sanchez (controlling robot with remote control), and Andrea Cervantes (sitting next to robot) compete at Compton Unified's first-ever Vex Robotics Competition, Saturday, February 20.
Rapper Kendrick Lamar and Reebok Treat Centennial High Students to an Unforgettable Grammy Awards Experience
Centennial High alum and world-renowned rapper Kendrick Lamar (sitting in the middle) meets with fellow Apaches to the Grammy Awards. From left to right are ninth-graders Elias Umanzor (wearing hat), Renita and Renetta Brasko, 11th-grader Jose Lamarque, and 10th-grader Justin Bridges. The students were also presented with all-white classic Reebok sneakers to wear on the red carpet.
Compton High School has produced the third most Super Bowl players of any high school in the country, which is why the NFL honored the Compton Unified School District (CUSD) school, Friday, February 12.
From left to right are: CUSD Board Member Charles Davis; Marvin Fleming ‘59, Green Bay Packers and Miami Dolphins (Super Bowl I, II, VI, VII and VIII); Board Member Alma Pleasant; Audrey Jefferson, sister of Roy Jefferson’61, Baltimore Colts (Super Bowl V); Robin Cole ’73, Pittsburg Steelers (Super Bowl XIII and XIV); Board Member Margie Garrett; Mike Richardson ’79, Chicago Bears and San Francisco 49ers (Super Bowl XX and XXIV); CUSD School Board President Satra Zurita; Solomon Miller ’82, New York Giants (Super Bowl XXI); and CUSD Superintendent Darin Brawley.