Both Alameda public high schools took home awards at the California Yearbook Academy. Encinal High School’s (EHS) Horizon took first place in the small high school division, while Alameda High School’s (AHS) Acorn took home second place in the large high school division.
Encinal High School
Megan Njeri, a 2022 graduate of Encinal High School (EHS) and the College of Alameda, has only lived in two places: Nairobi, Kenya and Alameda, California.
Having lived in Alameda since she was four, she now plans to relocate to Palo Alto: at Stanford University to be exact.
The Kiwanis Club of Alameda held a formal dinner for the recipients of their scholarship program on June 8 at the Alameda Elks Lodge Ballroom. The scholarships were funded by the Alameda Kiwanis Foundation.
Students at Encinal High School took part in two walkouts Friday, May 6, in protest of the potential decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the constitutional right to abortion, allowing individual states to more heavily regulate or even ban the procedure.
Going into their final game of the season the Encinal High School (EHS) men’s volleyball team was just looking to end on a positive note. The Jets had lost 12 of their last 14 matches, with 10 of those losses coming without winning a single set.
Encinal High School’s (EHS) 2021 yearbook, Horizon, and Encinal Junior High School’s yearbook, The Sunset, have been recognized for excellence and featured in the 2022 Jostens Look Book, celebrating the best of the best in yearbook design and inclusivity.
The Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) LGBTQ+ Roundtable is now accepting submissions for their annual Everyone Belongs Here Poster and Poetry Contest.