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Welcome to Vista West!

The mission of Vista West High School is to provide students the education, skills and behaviors needed to graduate from high school prepared to succeed in the workplace or at the post-secondary level, and to become productive, responsible citizens.


Recent Posts

  • Welcome Back 2016 – 2017

    Welcome Back 2016 – 2017

    Welcome Back Gators! Here are some reminders for the beginning of the year: School Starts on Wednesday, August 17th Be sure to arrive early to pick up your schedule in […]

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  • Graduate Luncheon and Awards

    Graduate Luncheon and Awards

    On Tuesday, May 31st, here in our Vista West auditorium, we honored our 2016 graduates with an amazing lunch, as well as presented our yearly awards. With many of our […]

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  • Student Climate Survey

    Student Climate Survey

    As we approach the end of the year, we would like to ask out current and graduating Gators to complete a short survey describing your experience here at Vista West. […]

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  • Congrats to our Gators of the Month!!

    Congrats to our Gators of the Month!!

    Congratulations to our Gators of the Month who were chosen by their teachers as the students that exhibit outstanding leadership, behavior, and academic excellence, and deserve recognition. They each receive […]

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  • Bakersfield College & Vista West Working Together

    Bakersfield College & Vista West Working Together

    We are very happy to announce that the Bakersfield College Outreach Department has assigned Vista West a new advisor.  Debi Anderson will be on campus throughout the year to help […]

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  • Incentive Program

    Incentive Program

    TIER I Gator of the Week Students who demonstrate academic achievement and good citizenship are selected by teachers and rewarded with “Gator Bites.” Each teacher will select 2 students. TIER II […]

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  • KHSD Online Surveys

    KHSD Online Surveys

    The Kern High School District values the input of its Parents/Guardians as it prepares to develop its Local Control Accountability Plan, required by the California Department of Education, for the […]

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  • Welcome to Vista West High School!

    Welcome to Vista West High School!

    Vista West is a continuation high school campus within the Kern High School District and is located three miles from central Bakersfield on State Highway 58 in a suburban area called Rosedale. The school […]

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  • Our new website.

    Our new website.

    Welcome to Vista West’s new website. As part of an ongoing KHSD upgrade, we have provided you with a new set of features designed to keep the most up-to-date information […]

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