CHERISHING OUR VALLEY 2013
In June of 1949, Vierling Kersey was the principal of Van Nuys High School. Kersey was selected to be the director of Los Angeles Valley College, which was at that time located on the high school campus. The college was under the jurisdiction of the Los Angeles Board of Education. It was a variation of the school district's adult education classes.
Classes were held in world war ii military bungalows and focused on classes appealing to veterans using their GI Bill education funds.
VIERLING KERSEYPhoto from a 1950 Van Nuys High School yearbook - Gift to The Museum of the San Fernando Valley from Gary Fredburg 2013. (click on image to enlarge)