STEAM News Blog

Eco Club Launches "Together Let's Save The World" Campaign

Senior Mayra Acevedo has launched the STEAM Legacy Eco Club "Together Let's Save the World" campaign for 2018-2019. Mayra hopes to involve club members in learning about environmental challenges and taking specific steps to help. Anyone interested can text "@steameco" to the number 81010.

Advanced Placement (AP) Calculus Students attend AP Readiness at UCLA

Mr. Labor's AP Calculus class attends AP Readiness Saturday classes at UCLA. Students have the opportunity to learn from AP Calculus Test experts and take part in focused learning with students from all over LAUSD. Keep up the good work guys!

National Honors Society (NHS) Volunteers at the LA FOOD BANK

Saturday September 29th, National Honor Society Students volunteered at the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank. This event helps fight hunger in the Los Angeles area. NHS members prepared hundreds of bags of food and enjoyed a day of service together.

Students Attend Local District Leadership Summit

STEAM Legacy High School students Miguel Guzman, Diego Arcos, Javeir Funez, Leslie Urias, and Nataly Contreras attend this year's Leadership Summit at South Gate High School. Students heard from Assembly Member Anthony Rendon and Jackie Goldberg, former assembly woman and prominent human rights activist.

Homecoming Dance Attracts More than 500 Students.

Homecoming 2018 was yet again proven to be our schools biggest social event of the year. The dance brings together all three schools and all grade levels for a night of dancing, friends, and fun. Thank you to all the students, teachers and administrators that helped make this event possible.

Fall Club Fest Introduces Extracurricular Activities

Hundreds of STEAM Students attended this year's Fall Club Fest hosted by the STEAM Leadership Class. Students were able to ask questions and join the many clubs that are present at STEAM. A list of STEAM's Registered Clubs can be found here.

Leadership Students Publish Calendar of Events

Leadership Students completed the planning of the Fall events and established committees. The Leadership Class has begun to publish their calendar of events for the 2018-2019 School Year. Please see the Student Life Event Calendar here.

Legacy Leos Service Club Induct 20 New Members

The Legacy Leos provide opportunities for students to engage in community service. Twenty new leo club members were joined by Lions International representatives, Ms. Biswas and Mr. Parra Camacho. Congratulations to all new inductees!

Students Attend Assembly Member Anthony Rendon's College Fair

AVID Student Priscila Estrada (Class of 2020) speaks with university representatives at the Annual Anthony Rendon College Fair. STEAM was one of the schools with the most representation at this event.

Senior Javier Funez Completes Latino Leadership Institute (LLI) Internship

One of several opportunities made available thanks in part to Ms. Saavedra from the College Center. The LLI Internship was completed by one of our very own, Javier Funez (pictured third from right, bottom row above).

Legacy Leo Service Club Volunteers at Salvation Army to Help Feed Families

The Legacy Leos provide opportunities for students to engage in community service. This event helped feed hundreds of families in the South L.A. area. Students assembled and distributed bags of food. Mr. Parra Camacho serves as club advisor.

STEAM Girls Attend Cheer Camp 2018 with Legacy Complex Cheer

"Athletics is not just about competition, it is also about being part of a family," says cheer team member and STEAM Leadership Student Vianney Garcia (third from right bottom row). Students at STEAM can take part in many athletic activities, just like they would in a large comprehensive high schools.

Students Attend Femineers Summit at Cal Poly Pomona

Ms. Nava Salazar and students attended the Femineer Summit at Cal Poly Pomona on May 23rd, 2018 to showcase their projects. More...

Engineering Students Compete in Germany

Engineering team traveled to Germany to take part in the 2018 Toyota Hydrogen Horizon Automotive Challenge competition. More...

STEAM Legacy Debate Club Attends USC Summer Debate Camp

Legacy Debate Club Captains Lesly De Anda & Joseph Gomez (respecively first & third from right above) take notes along with other STEAM debaters during the USC Debate Camp 2018. Ms. Catano serves as club advisor.

AVID 11 Students Learn About Careers at Riotgames

Students listen to Riotgames welcome as they begin a day of career exploration on May 24th, 2018. Thank you Ms. Parra and parent Maria Arcos for chaperoning!

Earth Day Volunteers

Legacy Leos Service Club volunteered to plant trees, paint over graffiti, and clear bulky items during the South Gate City Earth Day Celebration. Text "@legacyleo" to 81010 to hear about future volunteer events.

Girls Build LA 5K Run

Students and teachers took part in a 5k run as part of the Girls Build LA Campaign to address homelessness. This year's event was highly successful, thanks to all who attended to help with this great cause.

STEAM Festival 2018

Bottom: Mrs. Parra, Mr. Parra-Camacho, and Leadership Students at the annual STEAM Festival 2018. Top: Ms. Barrera-Ortiz and Mr. Ibarra with the ACES representative Veronica Soto at STEAM Fest.

Toyota Auto. Challenge

Ms. Barrera-Ortiz, STEAM Students, and Mr. Ibarra in Sacramento CA at the 2018 Toyota Hydrogen Horizon Automotive Challenge competition. Congratulations on your many awards! Team will compete in Germany next!

Debate Team Shines

Sophomore Daniela Beltran (Class of 2020) achieved 2nd Place Speaker in the Jr. Varsity division of the city championships! Congratulations to Mr. Ennis, Ms. CataƱo, and the whole STEAM debate team!

Student Led Conferences

Student Luis Sandoval presents his course artifacts to his mother during student led conference March 21, 2018. Event was well attended despite the rainy weather. Thank you parents, students, and teachers!

Speech Competition

AVID Student award recipients at annual Soap Box Competition 2017. AVID is a college preparation program now in its fourth year and coordinated by Mr. Stough.

Halloween 2017

AVID-11 Students having fun on Halloween 2018. Leadership hosted a costume contest during lunch.

STEAM Festival 2017

Leadership Student Volunteers, Principal Barrera-Ortiz, and Mr. Parra-Camacho at annual Local District East STEM 2017 Festival hosted at our Legacy Complex.

STEAM Festival 2017

AP Chemistry and Leadership students host a live chemistry show during STEAM Fest 2017.


ACES Students pose by benches they designed and created themselves.