As past President and current School Board Member of Hacienda La Puente Unified School District, Gino Kwok’s proudest accomplishment was UNITING OUR COMMUNITY TO SUPPORT ALL CHILDREN. This allowed him to achieve these goals for the FIRST TIME IN HLPUSD’S 45-YEAR HISTORY when he was Board President.

As HLPUSD
Board President

Awarded 48 Gino Kwok Scholarships

$40 million of School Improvements Without Tax Increase

New facilities at all high schools (Including new football fields/tracks at Wilson, Los Altos, Workman; new pool at La Puente HS)

Opened

  • Hacienda Heights Community Center
  • Orange Grove Park
  • Puente Creek Nature Education Center

Participated in La Puente High School’s 100th Anniversary Celebration

Established AA Degree Program (College Transferable)

Free breakfast for every student

Donated nearly 1,000 musical instruments

In addition, during
his term in the
Hacienda La Puente
Unified School District

&

Increased

Student test scores

New

Science Labs
Math Courses

New and Expanded

Chinese and Spanish language programs

District maintained balanced

Budgets/strong cash reserves

 

No
Teacher Layoffs

Higher
graduation rates

More
college-bound students

Enhanced
technical training

Greater
parental involvement

wants to continue doing great things for HLPUSD!