Controversial Name Change: Ceremony Marks Official Unveiling of Canyon Hills High School In Tierrasanta
The school had been previously been known as Junipero Serra High School since its opening in 1976, reports NBC 7’s Artie Ojeda
A lawsuit filed Wednesday aims to reverse the recent name change at what is now Canyon Hills High School in Tierrasanta and restore its previous name: Junipero Serra High School. “A San Diego Principal and School Board circumvented the law in their rush to erase California history and the legacy of a Catholic Saint,” said Tom Ciesielka, a spokesperson for…
School’s namesake Father Junipero Serra and Conquistador mascot are called into question, reports Serra High grad and NBC reporter Artie Ojeda.