In the news: Laguna Beach announces new superintendent, Brea Olinda captures state basketball title

It’s Friday, so let’s ready the roundup! Check out what’s happening in education news:

  • Jason Viloria, a former Irvine principal who has spent the last three years as an administrator in northern San Diego County, has been named the new superintendent of the Laguna Beach Unified School District, effective July 1.educationnews
  • Ten Orange County students were recognized as “whiz kids” by the Orange County Register for their efforts to better society through philanthropic work.
  • Sunset Lane Elementary School in Fullerton will take a walk down memory lane on April 13, celebrating 50 years since its opening in 1965.
  • OCDE Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Services Christine Olmstead received a CUE award for demonstrating extraordinary commitment, leadership, courage and persistence in improving digital learning opportunities for students.