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History Field Day at WHS- Hispanic Heritage Month

This video from 2017 placed third (out of 46 documentaries) at the state history day competition.  They were one spot away from being state champions and going to nationals.  They were the Kern County Champions and winner of the Kern High School District PEAAK Award for the best student video. As you can see this video has close to 10,000 views.  They interviewed Sylvia at her home in Fullerton. Sylvia's cousin Alicia lives here in Bakersfield.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tcvC3skdh54

 

This video from 2018 also placed third (out of 42 documentaries) at the state history day competition. They were also one spot away from being state champions and going to nationals. This video focuses on 1965-1975 regarding Cesar Chavez, Larry Itliong, and the creation of the Agriculture Labor Relations Board. They were Kern County Champions.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C99FFWeG4S0&t=5s