Jesse Aguilar, the vocal vice president of the Kern High Teachers Association who sparred regularly with district trustees about issues like whether to allow guns in schools, has been elected to the state California Teachers Association board of directors.

Reacting to an imbalance in enrollment at schools throughout the northwest, Kern High School District trustees started the process of shifting boundaries Monday, potentially impacting where teens will be attending beginning in 2018.

A third Kern High School District police officer has filed a government claim against the district, alleging that after he helped uncover misuse of a sensitive police information database, administrators created a hostile work environment in retaliation against him.