Sean Phoenix Cole-Smith, who died of a rare disorder last year, wasn’t able to walk the stage with his peers; his mother, Terri, carried his photo and collected a diploma on his behalf.
Jordan High School’s auditorium renovation project—part of a decade-long masterplan to update the campus—is nearing completion.
Following a public push to rebrand campuses like Jordan and Wilson high schools, the Long Beach Unified School District is reconvening a committee to identify campuses for renaming and suggest alternatives.
The teacher quietly resigned from his job and began teaching elsewhere. He’s now facing charges he abused or sexually assaulted three students.
This is the right moment to take up the problem and turn the school’s history into something that reflects the community it serves.
The threat against Jordan High School started circulating on social media Sunday, but it was immediately reported by students, officials said.
Continuing a tradition that began last year, Long Beach Councilman Rex Richardson helped unveil a portion of dozens of street banners Monday morning showcasing the names of over 140 of Jordan High School’s 2016 graduates and the universities or armed forces they plan to attend.
If you’re a student at Jordan High who is always aiming for the highest of achievements, nothing represents J-Town success more than its International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB) program.