In early June, Mammoth Unified School District celebrated the promotion of our kindergarteners, our 5th grades and our 8th graders, but most importantly the graduation of our class of 2014. Here are some facts about our class of 2014:
Mammoth High School graduated 66 seniors
Sierra High School graduated 6 seniors
Of MHS’s 66 seniors, most of them had gone through elementary, middle and high school in Mammoth Unified School District
37 students have been accepted and are going to college outside of Mammoth. These include:
UCLA, California Institute for the Arts, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo,Yale,Berkley, UC Santa Cruz, Fullerton, Cal State Channel Islands, University of Mexico, Illinois College, Cal State Monterey Bay, Cal State Chico, UC Davis, San Diego State University,Portland University, College of Idaho, Colorado School of Mines, University of Nevada Reno, Cal State San Bernardino, and Cal State Dominguez Hills.
24 students are enrolled at Cerro Coso – entering either into a certificate program or with a 4 year plan which includes transfer to a 4 year college or university. These students are recipients of full scholarships for Cerro Coso thanks to the Mammoth Community Foundation.
Mammoth High School is a small comprehensive public high school where each student is provided a personalized education program that allows them to pursue their passion whether it is academics, the arts, student leadership activities or athletics such as skiing or boarding competitively, football, basketball, volleyball, baseball, soccer, golf, tennis and the list could go on and on.
Our student receive support, encouragement and mentoring from teachers, parents, coaches, local scientists and mathematicians, local musicians and artists, the Mammoth Mountain Community Foundation, the NOW Foundation and the Mammoth Lakes Foundation – just to name a few. Through these people our students learn drive, commitment, caring, and persistence and receive an outstanding educational program.
Mammoth students have the opportunity to participate in all the traditional high school programs in addition to participating in highly competitive areas they are passionate about. Students can take traditional in-seat classes, on-line classes, and classes at Cerro Coso College for both high school and college credit.
Imagine a student who is a passionate and talented skiing competitor but also wants to play football and baseball. This can happen at Mammoth High School.
Imagine a student who is boarding competitively across the US and Internationally. This student’s schedule can be adjusted for their competition and training schedule.
Imagine a student who will be the first in their family to go to college. When transitioning from high school to college this students does not know where to go for help. Many times these students drop out. Now imagine this student taking one or two college classes as a junior or senior in high school with support from their high school counselor and the college staff. This student will approach college after high school with confidence and credits.
Thank you to our Town, our community, our businesses, our natural resources, the foundations and organizations that support us, Mammoth Cerro Coso College and most importantly thank you to our dedicated staff at Mammoth Elementary School, Mammoth Middle School, Mammoth High School, all the support personnel and the Mammoth Unified School District Board of Education.
Mammoth High School is a small public high school that provides an elite private high school experience for every student.
Our graduates are proof of an extraordinary village raising extraordinary children!