Pink and green are Bonita's winning colors for October.
Normally green-and-white clad Bonita High School is changing its colors.   This month, the Bonita Spirit is selling pink poms for $3 each and donating all the proceeds from its sales to the Susan G. Komen Foundation in honor of the squad’s own Irene Montague who passed at the beginning of the school year. Bonita Spirit is hoping [...]
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  There was so much applause at Bonita high school on Tuesday night that you would have thought the school had just won another CIF championship or league title. But the applause was for the official opening of the new $7.7 million Bonita gym (retrofitting and modernization of the old gym continues), which drew a large back-to-school [...]
The ribbon cutting for the new Bonita gym is set for 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 28, which is also “Back to School Night” for parents and students. We need a nickname for this impressive edifice. I vote for the “Big Mint-Green Lampshade.” I’m sure you’ll come up with something. But it deserves a decent moniker [...]
On Thursday night, Principal Robert Ketterling said well farewell to the class of 2012, but not before proudly rattling off its amazing list of accomplishments to the packed house of proud parents, families and friends gathered at Bonita’s Glenn Davis Stadium. Both U.S. News and World Report and The Washington Post identified Bonita as one of [...]
All that hard work has paid off for Caleb Guarino and Raul Martinez, as the two Bonita seniors signed their respective letters of intent on Tuesday morning to attend the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., and Louisville University in Louisville, Ky., this fall. Martinez was a four-year varsity performer for the Bonita soccer team. Last [...]
The big band sounds of the 30’s & 40’s come alive once again at the historic Fox Theater in the Art District of Pomona, Calif., on Friday, March 2, 2012.  The award winning Bonita High School Jazz Ensemble with guest singers from the nationally recognized BHS Chamber Singers pays homage to the big band era [...]
“I don’t think you’re going to find many schools in the San Gabriel Valley sending this many student athletes to top universities,” said Darren Baumunk, head varsity girls’ basketball coach who emceed a brief but exciting letter-of-intent signing ceremony inside the Bonita High School gym on Wednesday morning. The signees were Breeana Kennedy (Loyola University for [...]
Under cool, cloudy skies, Bonita seniors sang their alma mater for a final time before changing their tassels and marching into a post-high school world. Senior class president Jaclyn Smith served as master of ceremonies as the senior Bearcats heard speeches by valedictorian Heren Wei (Cal Poly), salutatorians Brian Champion (UCLA) and Ruoyang Wang (UC Berkeley) [...]
Talk about carrying a tune and holding the winning notes! Both the Bonita High School Chamber Singers and Concert Choir won top honors at the Heritage Festival, held in Palo Alto over the weekend of March 25-26. Of the 31 choirs from 20 schools from four states competing, the Bonit Chamber Singers received the highest score and the [...]
Bonita High School has welcomed five international students to the senior class of 2011, representing the nations of China, France, Germany and Spain.   The students had the courage to leave their comfort, as well as, time zones and move half way around the world to the suburban melting pot of La Verne, Calif. They arrived in September [...]