Ten Compton High soon-to-be graduates are heading to University of California campuses this fall. Four will attend UC Irvine, three are headed to UC Merced, two to UC Riverside and one will be attending UC San Diego.
In addition, CHS students have been accepted into ten different California State University campuses including nearby Cal State L.A., Cal State Long Beach and Cal State Dominguez Hills.
Two prominent Compton High alums presented awards---Superior Court Judge Kelvin Filer (CHS Class of 1973 and Dr. Alice Shipman Campbell (CHS Class of 1968).
In addition, CHS Principal Dr. Rigoberto Roman reminded the students that he said where they were sitting thirty years ago when he graduated from Compton High and encouraged the students to stay focused as they go to college and career next year.
Congratulations to the Class of 2017!