Principal's Message

Hello Bethany Families,


There have been a lot of exciting events and competitions our students have been participating in.


Bethany’s HOSA team traveled to Anaheim for the state competition on April 5th-6th.

The students listed below qualified for the HOSA Nationals in Houston, Texas, June 26th-29th.

Foundations of Medical Reading-Anushree Sapkal 5th, Tulasi Makthala 10th

Foundations of Med. Terminology-Amina Makhamova 3rd

Foundations of Nutrition- Archnana Saxena 6th

Health Career Exploration-Anisa Arora 9th

Extemporaneous Health Poster- Sahasra Boddu 7th

Healthy Living- Anisa Arora 5th

Prepared Speaking- Arshia CS 2nd, Vivian Zhang 5th, Mary Verdan 10th

Exploring Med. Innovation- Tulasi Makthala, Archana Saxena 4th, Amina Mahkamova,

Catherine Arcega 7th

Health Career Display -Joanna Midhun, Angeline Bilbin 5th, Anu Sapkal, Eva Kumar 9th

Health Education-Sasha Sundeep, Isha Rakhesh, Fariha Mehreen, Elin Elias 3rd.


Bethany ASB/Leadership students traveled to Ontario for the CASL(California Association of Student Leaders) Conference on April 11th-13th. At the conference Natalie Navarro won the election for Freshman Director of CASL and Vivian Zhang was appointed Social Media Director. Natalie and Vivian were also recognized by CASL for their volunteer work within their community. Natalie and Vivian join Donavan Rudish, former Bobcat and current MHHS Mustang, who was the CASL Freshman Director this year and will be the CASL Outreach Director for the coming school year.


Bethany 3rd-8th grade students kicked off CAASPP testing with a rally and reminders to do their best and not to stress. Testing began on Tuesday, April 16th and will end on Thursday, April 25th.


Only 5 weeks of school left until Summer Break. Let’s finish strong!


Debbie Richey

Principal - Bethany Elementary

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