View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Education


Lathrop Road extension to high school may open in July

LATHROP – School buses and parents driving their children to Lathrop High School could start dropping off the students to the front entrance instead of in the back of the campus when school starts in the fall.

May 27, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


McParland’s year-long Rachel’s Challenge culminates this Friday

How many random acts of kindness take place in any given day? And how many of them get noticed at all?

May 27, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


The past comes alive at McParland during annual Living History Day

Vince Lopez managed to stay in character at Living History Day at McParland School.

May 27, 2009 | Vince Rembulat | Education


Ripon Unified marks 14 teacher retirements

Fourteen teachers – representing 368 years of service – were retired in a light-hearted roast Friday night at Modesto's SOS Club.

May 24, 2009 | Glenn Kahl | Education


All Manteca elementary schools score above 700 in API testing

Jason Messer isn't getting too caught up in the 2008 base Academic Performance Index figures released last Thursday by the state Department of Education.

May 23, 2009 | Vince Rembulat | Education


Ye Olde Nile Garden School celebrates Medieval Faire

May is a significant month to every seventh grader at Nile Garden School. That's when the campus courtyard undergoes a dramatic transformation and the students led by their history teacher are transported back to medieval times.

May 22, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Failure of ballot measures may mean up to $23 million after Tuesday’s vote

Manteca Unified School District could be faced with having to make additional cuts somewhere between $5 million to $23 million based on Tuesday's special election results.

May 20, 2009 | Vince Rembulat | Education


Lauren Mitchell, Robyn Raker share EU valedictorian honors

Graduating East Union High seniors were awarded scholarships in excess of $2 million in overall value during the East Union High Senior Awards Night on Monday.

May 20, 2009 | | Education


EU High showcases student art talent

The annual East Union High Art Show consisted of the best work of students involved in the advanced and introduction to art classes, ceramics, digital photography and computer animation, to name a few.

May 17, 2009 | Vince Rembulat | Education


New Vision student wins state essay contest

At last Tuesday's Manteca Unified school board meeting, Darra Sao was the toast of New Vision Educational Center in Weston Ranch.

May 17, 2009 | Vince Rembulat | Education


Farm Day continues to grow at Shasta

Farm Day at Shasta School started off some 10 years ago on a much smaller scale.

May 16, 2009 | Vince Rembulat | Education


State. Sen. Wolk visits Manteca schools

FRENCH CAMP – State Sen. Lois Wolk is no stranger to Manteca Unified.

May 16, 2009 | Vince Rembulat | Education


MUSD health food is ‘peachy keen’

LATHROP – It seemed only fitting for Dr. Janey Thornton to distribute fresh-cut peaches to students at Lathrop School on Wednesday.

May 14, 2009 | Vince Rembulat | Education


Farm Day helps educate kids first-hand about agriculture

Leo Omlin is a regular come Farm Day.

May 14, 2009 | Vince Rembulat | Education


Graduation 2009 season kicking off with Calla High, Lindbergh on May 29

The Manteca Unified School District is gearing up for the upcoming graduation / promotion events.

May 14, 2009 | Vince Rembulat | Education


« First  « Prev  107 108 109 110 111  Next »  Last »

Page 109 of 119

Articles by Section - Education


Weston Ranch High racism?

Racial tensions that marred Weston Ranch High School nearly a decade ago appear to be cropping up again.

December 17, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


MHS tutoring center takes shape

Jennifer Rodriguez and Braulio Solis are students in the Interior Design class.

December 17, 2014 | Vince Rembulat | Education


Bucket loads of character at Golden West

Students at Golden West Elementary School may or may not be familiar with the works of Carol McCloud.

December 16, 2014 | Vince Rembulat | Education


Romero new MUSD board president

Deborah Romero, loan officer with Ability Mortgage, is the new president of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees.

December 16, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Cowell School conducts blanket drive for shelter

The sixth graders at Joshua Cowell School are working to literally send warm greetings to the residents at the Manteca HOPE Shelter. They have started a blanket drive which is their way of taking part in the global "youth empowerment" program called WE Day organized by Free the Children, a non-profit organization.

December 13, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Five install four MUSD trustees

Four members of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees were sworn in to office Tuesday night.

December 10, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Volunteers needed to help needy students

Love INC is a non-profit organization that dispenses hand-ups and not hand-outs. Now, it's the one in need of a hand-up. Volunteers who can provide extra helping hands are needed to help with the additional load it is handling this Christmas.

December 05, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Drain will be sworn in by math teacher

Ashley Drain, who defeated Manuel Medeiros in the November election as trustee for Area 2 in Manteca Unified, will not be sworn in by San Joaquin Superior Court Judge Tony Agbayani at the board meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 9.

December 03, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Lathrop High leadership collects food

What's a better time to give back to the community than Thanksgiving?

November 27, 2014 | | Education


District has nothing to do with trustee investigation

Ashley Drain and Alexander Bronson, who sent two incumbents of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees packing in the November elections, will be sworn in at the December school board meeting even while questions about the legitimacy of some of the information they wrote down in the candidates' papers they filed with the San Joaquin County Registrar of Voters are being investigated.

November 22, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


SWEET MUSIC

He calls out the play, standing tall in his stance, signaling each member of his team with smooth arm strokes.

November 20, 2014 | James Burns | Education


BUBBLES TO SOLAR

They blew bubbles. They built forts made out of newspapers. They experimented with tie dyes using water and rubbing alcohol. They learned how heat is generated and its consequences. They showed how solar heat can power a remote-controlled car. They peered through microscopes to note and observe how a salt crystal looks like magnified so many times.

November 19, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Weston Ranch High going to block plan

Manteca High School is not the only one going on block scheduling at the start of the school year 2015-2016. Weston Ranch High School's request to get the green light from the Board of Trustees to do the same starting in August of next year was approved at the last board meeting on Nov. 12.

November 18, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Outgoing trustees recognized for service

During his 16 years on the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees, Manuel Medeiros often provided comic relief, even when discussions turned serious and complicated.

November 18, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


be.ING REAL

The road to success may go down Disaster Avenue for some Manteca Unified students.

November 14, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Education


1 2 3  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 3


Please wait ...