IUSD Opening Day is held annually one week before the start of school year. The event is designed to bring all team members together for breakfast to reflect on last years achievements and unite in new methodology to move the district forward. Guest speakers included: Dr. Sanderlin-School and Community Relations, Maria McKinley-Inglewood Council PTA Treasurer, Cheryl Joseph-CalPro President, Aba Ngissah-ITA President, Brent Tilley-LaTijera School Principal & Inglewood Management Association President, Dr. Scorza-School Board Vice-President and Dr. Thelma Melendez-State Administrator. The event also included a special musical tribute by IUSD student Jazmine Huffmon and a performance by the Inglewood High School marching band. In closing, the group danced to McFadden & Whiteheads song "Ain't No Stopping Us Now" as shown in the video clip.