Rowland Unified kids adopt college in West Covina


Photo by Gina Ward, courtesy of Rowland Unified

Hollingworth Elementary School is teaching students it’s never too soon to start thinking about college.

As part of the “No Excuses University” college-readiness
program, teachers on the campus at 3003 E. Hollingworth St. have each
adopted a college for their classroom to learn about throughout the

Flags of the adopted universities hang in front of the
kindergarten through sixth-grade classrooms, representing the Rowland
Unified students’ spirit of their adopted schools.

Every classroom had a flag to hang, except Cynthia Alvarez’s kindergarten class.

Find out what college the kids adopted in Jessica Donnelly’s story at COLLEGE.