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COVID-19 Updates & Information - Updated 5/18/20

++ Please note that meal distribution at Mira Monte High School has been suspended effective Monday, May 18, 2020. Eligible students can pick up meals from any of the KHSD campuses listed below OR Zephyr Lane Elementary and Shirley Lane Elementary in the Fairfax School District ++
This is effective until further notice.

Due to warm weather predictions, effective Monday, May 4, 2020, meal distribution times will be from 10:00am-11:30am.

The Kern High School District will discontinue its Wi-Fi bus routes effective Monday, April 27, 2020 due to extremely low usage by students.  If you are one of the students that did use the Wi-Fi bus route, please contact us at Schoolclosure@kernhigh.org or call 661-827-3149.  **Please note that Wi-Fi connectivity is still available from the parking lots of all KHSD school sites.  Wi-Fi access is also available at most elementary, middle school, & junior high campuses to make access available in local neighborhoods.

Because of the COVID-19 health crisis, Kern High School District school sites will be closed to students for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. Please note the following schools will provide "grab & go" meals. Meal Distribution Sites as of Tuesday, April 14, 2020, Monday-Thursday
Arvin High School
Bakersfield High School
Frontier High School
Golden Valley High School
Highland High School
Independence High School
Kern Valley High School
North High School
Nueva High School
Shafter High School
South High School
Stockdale High School
West High School
Students need to be present to receive their meals.

School site offices will also be closed through the remainder of the school year & will be very minimally staffed. Please call the school site number available on the KHSD website if you need to request assistance. This number is also posted on the front entry to the school site.

If you have questions concerning current school closures, please email them to SchoolClosure@kernhigh.org. We will continue to keep you updated as new information comes in.
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On Tuesday, May 5, students can pick-up their cap and gown at Josten’s located at 1612 20 street between the hours of 2 pm and 5pm. Cap and gowns will be distributed according to the student’s last name. Students with a last name starting with the letter A through H can pick-up cap and gowns from 2pm to 3pm. Students with a last name starting with the letter I through Q should pick-up cap and gowns from 3pm to 4pm. Students with a last name starting with the letter R through Z should pick-up cap and gowns from 4pm to 5pm. If you have additional questions, please contact Jostens at 661-324-8529.
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