Winters Joint Unified School District Superintendent Todd Cutler administered an Oath of Office at the Winters JUSD school board meeting on Thursday, Aug. 1 to Winters High School students Karina Del Toro and Samantha Salgado, who will both serve as this year’s school board student representatives. Del Toro and Salgado will rotate each meeting in the student representative seat on the school board to report on school happenings across the Winters JUSD school sites.]]>
Winters once boasted a prosperous Japanese community, which tragically burned on Aug. 1, 1942 when the United States was celebrating victory over Japan. While the cause of the fire has never been determined, Winters saw discrimination toward Japanese Americans following the war.