Gorman, California

What is Gorman, California known for?


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District or Neenach (Neenach, California) in the Westside Union School District. In December 2010 Superintendent and Principal Martin Schmidt said that the district was at that point entirely a "school of choice" which had more than doubled its enrollment to 98 students and increased its Academic Performance Score from 679 to 784, with 800 being the goal for achievement. The increase in enrollment brought twice as much money from the state


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; (now at the bottom of Pyramid Lake (Pyramid Dam)). The '''Ridge Route''', officially the '''Castaic-Tejon Route''', California State Legislature, Assembly Concurrent Resolution No. 98—Relative to the 1915 Ridge Route Highway Historical Monument, filed with Secretary of State October 2, 2001 was a two-lane highway running between Los Angeles County, California Los

+Street+West+93536&daddr Los+Angeles%2C+California%2C+United+States&btnG Get+Directions Google page showing distance between Neenach and downtown Los Angeles It lies southeast of Tejon Ranch, one of California’s oldest working ranches. '''Pyramid Dam''' is a dam on Piru Creek located in northern Los Angeles County, north of Castaic (Castaic, California) and south of Gorman (Gorman, California). Its reservoir, Pyramid Lake (Pyramid Lake (California)), stores water

into Los Angeles County (Los Angeles County, California) in the Pyramid Lake (Pyramid Lake (California)) area, between Castaic (Castaic, California) and Gorman (Gorman, California). Mountain ranges within the Los Padres include the Santa Lucia Mountains, La Panza Range, Caliente Range (Caliente Mountains) (a small part), Sierra Madre Mountains (Sierra Madre Mountains (California)), San Rafael Mountains, Santa Ynez Mountains, and Topatopa Mountains; the highest parts


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Mountains . thumb Wildflowers near Gorman. (Image:GormanCAwildflowers.jpg) One of the Mountain Communities of the Tejon Pass, it is southeast of Frazier Park (Frazier Park, California) and south of Lebec (Lebec, California). Interstate 5 (Interstate 5 (California)) runs through Gorman, and State Route 138 (California State Route 138) connects to the Interstate a few miles south. California poppies (California poppy), Lupines, and other wildflowers dramatically cover the hills

be dissolved if it did not find a way to solve its problems. But a land developer, Centennial Founders (Centennial, California), in the meantime stepped forth with the desire to save the school district until it could build a proposed 23,000-home planned city east of Interstate 5 on Tejon Ranch property along Highway 138. It agreed to pay for a consultant to help the district find ways to stay afloat financially until the homes could be built and new schools

of the Antelope Valley Community College District, whose Antelope Valley College campus is away via Highway 138 and West Avenue I.


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it.” Aviator Charles Lindbergh established a camp in 1930 on the northeast side of the Gorman Hills, where he tested and flew a folded-wing glider (Glider (sailplane)) called the Albatross. Interstate 5 replaced U.S. Route 99 through Gorman and over Tejon Pass in 1964. thumb " Christo and Jeanne-Claude#The Umbrellas, Japan–USA, 1984–91 The Umbrellas (File:Umbrella Project1991 10 27.jpg)" by Christo and Jeanne-Claude (blue

version in Japan). ;The Umbrellas "The Umbrellas (Christo and Jeanne-Claude#The Umbrellas, Japan–USA, 1984–91)," a site specific (site specific art) art installation (installation art) by Christo and Jeanne-Claude, surrounded Gorman and Tejon Pass in late September and early October of 1991. It was created with 1,760 large yellow umbrellas, placed from the roadsides to the mountainsides. A simultaneous installation of blue umbrellas was created in Japan. Thousands of visitors


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to it. Thus the song explains how in "Hot Rod Race" a kid in a Model A could have outrun late-model Ford and Mercury sedans. Ryan actually raced his hot rod against a Cadillac sedan driven by a friend in Lewiston, Idaho, driving up the Spiral Highway (former U.S. 95 (U.S. Route 95 in Idaho)) to the top of Lewiston Hill. His song, however, keeps the same location as "Hot Rod Race", namely the Grapevine Hill, which is an old-time local southern California nickname


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, California Lake of the Woods , Pinon Pines (Pinon Pines Estates, California), and Pine Mountain Club (Pine Mountain Club, California). It offers a dial-a-ride service (Paratransit) all year. Connections can be made in Frazier Park or Lebec to a scheduled service to Grapevine (Grapevine, California) and Bakersfield (Bakersfield, California) and further connection there to Greyhound and Amtrak.

connection in those cities to Greyhound and Amtrak train (Amtrak) in Bakersfield Kern Regional Transit bus routes or MetroLink (Metrolink (Southern California)) in Newhall. Katy Penlund, "Lebec, New Gateway to the World as Amtrak Bus Service Begins to Santa Clarita Newhall," ''Mountain Enterprise,'' January 09, 2009<

; ref Kern Regional Transit provides bus service Thursdays and Saturdays during the summer months to Frazier Park (Frazier Park, California), Gorman (Gorman, California), Lake of the Woods (Lake of the Woods, California), Pinon Pines (Pinon Pines Estates, California), and Pine Mountain Club (Pine Mountain Club, California). It offers a dial-a-ride service (Paratransit) all year. There is also a scheduled service to Bakersfield (Bakersfield, California) and connection


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of the Antelope Valley Community College District, whose Antelope Valley College campus is away via Highway 138 and West Avenue I.

Google page showing distance between the Tejon Pass and Los Angeles and south of Bakersfield (Bakersfield, California). Google page showing distance between the Tejon Pass and Bakersfield<

upgraded to a modern freeway, Interstate 5 (Interstate 5 (California)). Geography Neenach is 34 miles northwest of Lancaster (Lancaster, California) Google page showing distance between Neenach and Lancaster in the Antelope Valley portion of Southern California. It is 15 miles southeast of Gorman


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constructed and operated there by the Gorman district. Enrollment In September 2008, Gorman Joint School District Gorman is a "joint&quot; school district because a small portion of it, uninhabited, has been transferred from Los Angeles County to Kern County. had just one K-8 elementary school with an enrollment of 42 pupils, only one of whom lived in Gorman. The others were transfers from neighboring El Tejon Unified School

District or Neenach (Neenach, California) in the Westside Union School District. In December 2010 Superintendent and Principal Martin Schmidt said that the district was at that point entirely a &quot;school of choice" which had more than doubled its enrollment to 98 students and increased its Academic Performance Score from 679 to 784, with 800 being the goal for achievement. The increase in enrollment brought twice as much money from the state

In order to bring in additional average-daily-attendance funds from the state, the district before 2008 took on responsibility for the Gorman Learning Center charter school in Redlands


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, California Redlands , away (Google map). The center had about 800 home-school (Homeschooling) students enrolled.

Gorman, California

'''Gorman, California,''' is an unincorporated community (Unincorporated area) in northwestern Los Angeles County (Los Angeles County, California). Tens of thousands of motorists travel through it daily on the Interstate 5 freeway. (Interstate 5 (California))

Gorman is a historic rest stop in the Tejon Pass, which links Southern California with the San Joaquin Valley and Northern California.

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