Skip to main content

Walnut valley Unified School District

ALLmeansALL! Walnut Valley USD is proud to be a National Schools to Watch District with numerous National Blue Ribbon, California Gold Ribbon, and California Distinguished School awards. Our motto is KIDS FIRST... Every Student, Every Day!  

Walnut Valley FLAP Students Perform at Chinese Culture Night

NEWS                                    Walnut Valley Unified School District
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                               880 S. Lemon Avenue
March 21, 2011                                                   Walnut, CA 91789

 Contact:         
Kelli Gile, Office of Community Resources
kgile@walnutvalley.k12.ca.us
(909) 595-1261 ext. 31204

Walnut Valley FLAP Students Perform at Chinese Culture Night

Walnut, CA— Students from Walnut Valley Unified School District performed during the Chinese Culture Night FLAP (Foreign Language Assistance Program) held at the Sophia B. Clarke Theater at Mt. San Antonio College on February 26.

The innovative program in several Walnut Valley Schools is funded through a Federal FLAP grant.

The Chinese Culture Night showcased about 20 dance, song, and instrumental performances and also featured students from the Confucius Chinese Language School. 

The annual program was presented by the Walnut Valley Unified School District FLAP program and Confucius Chinese Language School with the sponsorship of the Overseas Chinese Culture and Education Foundation and HSBC.

Shown: 

2011 Happy Rabbit Chinese New Year!  C.J. Morris Elementary students utilized traditional Chinese instruments to perform a Chinese New Year rap.

FLAP students from our three middle schools – Chaparral, South Pointe, and Suzanne performed “Jasmine Flower” a popular Chinese folk song. 

FLAP students from Castle Rock and Maple Hill Elementary School presented “Workout four Our Health”, a high-energy song about exercise.