Honors Local Teachers
The Kiwanis Club of Lomita-Harbor City proudly presented the 14th Annual Golden Apple Awards dinner in May honoring eight outstanding teachers from our community. The event was held at the DoubleTree by Hilton-Torrance with music by DJ Mike and featuring LAUSD Board Member, Dr. Richard Vladovic as the keynote speaker. Each teacher received the coveted "Golden Apple" along with a monitary gift from the Club.
Honored were: Dr. Alice Ra-Kim, Lomita STEAM Magnet; Steven Seal, Eshelman Ave. School; Diane Vicelja, Saint Margaret Mary School; Sandra Oropeza, Alexander Fleming Middle School;Monica Gleber, HArts Academy of LA; Dr. My Nguyen, Harbor Teachers' Prep. Academy; Jim Smith, Nathaniel Narbonne High School and Carmen Carrello, LA Harbor College.