Manteca Unified School District serves more than 23,000 students from age 3 to 22. Out of that number are some 2,800 students enrolled in the district's Special Education program.
Geoffrey Lum-Perez is an award-winning artist. Some of his unique drawings have also been used to illustrate a calendar.
Every parent with a special-needs child faces a multitude of challenges. Sharon Anaya knows them all, and more.
Aubrey Mach is a teacher to special kids. But she would be the first to say she is learning just as much as she is teaching them.
New Haven Elementary teacher Shelley Dini's Peer Resource students have just completed a school-wide fund-raising project which raised more than $3,000 for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. She is distinctly proud, not just of the 13 in Peer Resource but of the entire student body who stepped up to the plate and support a worthy course.
By DENNIS WYATT
As of Thursday, New Haven Elementary School has raised nearly $3,000 for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. The last chance for donors to help the students and faculty reach their goal of $4,000 is today during school hours.
Delta Charter High School senior Natasha Young received a surprise Monday afternoon in the school's office, as she was awarded a $44,000 scholarship at Notre Dame de Namur University, the largest offered to a Delta student in the school's history.
Starting today, Weston Ranch High School Principal Joe Fregoso will be working as the top administrator at the Stockton campus until the end of the school year in June following his resignation on Tuesday.
Dale Fritchen is vowing to file a lawsuit against the Manteca Unified School District after declaring that the official response to his complaint that the Board of Trustees violated the Brown Act several times during recent meetings was not satisfactory.
Next stop for embattled special ed teacher Leo Bennett-Cauchon is the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees meeting on Tuesday, March 3, where he plans to plead once more that he be reinstated to his teaching position at Veritas Elementary School.
Dale Fritchen – a former two-term Manteca Unified trustee – believes that the school board has violated the Brown Act in at least three instances.
TRACY – Bob Elliott, San Joaquin County Supervisor, District 5, will deliver the keynote address at this year's Delta Charter High School Commencement Exercises.
Parents of Special Education students in Manteca Unified and their supporters are holding a rally on Friday in front of the school district office to demand that district officials meet with them and reinstate teacher Leo Bennett-Cauchon to his job by Monday, March 2.
Leo Bennett-Cauchon, Manteca Unified's special ed teacher who continues to be on leave of absence with pay, is taking his cause to Lathrop High School.
The Manteca Unified Board of Education will formally interview the five candidates for the vacant Area 6 position tonight when they convene.
Cassidy Smith grew up wanting to raise a cow.
They're part of the largest positive youth development and mentoring organizations in the U.S.
All good things must pass.
The San Joaquin AgFest Junior Show and Auction is in its second year.
Former Manteca Unified Trustee Alexander Bronson won't have to appear in court again to face election fraud charges until August.
It wasn't quite time to send the pigs out to market.
The basic requirements for those interested in applying to serve Area 6 on the Manteca Unified School District board are fairly simple.
Former Manteca Unified School District trustee Alexander Bronson, 22, was represented by his attorney at a continued court hearing in Superior Court on Wednesday.
If by chance there is a lockdown or some other emergency in 2017 at Golden West School, teachers will immediately know exactly what is going on.
A military-style academy run by the National Guard and aimed at giving at-risk youths a chance of redemption will move ahead as planned at Sharpe Army Depot.
Lincoln School - one of the oldest elementary campuses in the Manteca Unified School District - is about to get an $11.9 million makeover.
Manteca Unified School District Superintendent Jason Messer disagrees with the San Joaquin County Grand Jury's finding that the administrative staff didn't follow proper procedures when dealing with board member Sam Fant.
Fifty-six students graduated Thursday night from Park View Elementary School in Ripon – 37 of whom were on the honor roll all year.
In Ender's game, it's all about slaying the dragon.