LATHROP - Lathrop High School is conducting its annual Winterfest this week. This year's theme will be "Spartans Represent!" Featured events will be dress up days every day of the week which include 'Spartans Make the Team' (athletic apparel) and 'Spartans Hit the Books' (Nerd apparel). The Winterfest rally will be held Friday, Feb. 5, during school where the court committee will be crowning the Winterfest king and prince. There will also be a boys' ...
Nicole Moreno was selected as the Sierra High Winterfest Princess during last Friday's Sierra High basketball homecoming celebration.
French Camp School's Character Counts students for the month of January using the trait of fairness for selection.
Nile Garden School Panther Pride recipients selected based on citizenship and academic effort for January.
RIPON – Normally it's the students fumbling through the words of the timeless spelling bee.
Four Sierra High School students collected a total of $375 at Thursday's Rotary Club Speech Contest held at Isadore's Restaurant over the noon hour.
The first semester honor roll for Manteca High has been released. Earning spots on the honor roll were: Daniel Allen Abrey, Zachariah Glenn Abuelhaj, Kara Ellen Adams, Joselyn Aguilar, Jovani Aguilar, Leslie N. Aguilar, Rosario Jasmine Aguilar, Melissa Aguilera, Delores Yvette Aguirre, Salman Akbari, Jorge Eduardo Alarcon, Nico Daniel Alcantara, Janae Alyssa Aldana, Niko Steven Allen, Norma E. Alvarado, Alfred James Ambriz, Norman Anaya, Audrey Andrade, Frederick Riley Andrews, Max Francis Angelo, Alden Vic Apusen, ...
Garfield Avenue that slices through the Manteca High campus could be closed during school hours and school -sponsored events such as football games.
Things were a little bit easier last year for Paul Bennett. The Sierra High School counselor – who along with a team of four other counselors handled the workload of advising the student body on everything from class choices to college plans – was hit hard by Manteca Unified's budget cuts that did away with three of the positions. Now it's only Bennett and another longtime counselor charged with handling all of Sierra High School's ...
Many of the fourth- and fifth- grade students at McParland School were introduced Tuesday to the "quiet coyote."
Tanya Shepherd is with the Special Education Local Plan Area or SELPA. For the past three years, she's helped youngsters in junior high and high school find work made possible by this program of the San Joaquin County Office of Education. Shepherd along with Laura Estrada work as job development coaches on Judy Casetta's staff. On Friday, SELPA met with seventh- and eighth- grade students at Shasta School, conducting mock interviews as part of Career ...
Five juniors are vying for queen of Manteca High's Winterfest. The winner will be announced Friday during half-time of the Valley Oak League boys varsity basketball game between the Buffaloes and visiting Lathrop High. Tip-off is 7 p.m. The Winterfest queen candidates are Rochelle Perez, Sharon Washington, Dallas Mould, Lauren Monton and Vanessa Vivit. The royal court will also include three freshman girls in the running for princess – Ashley Gase, Mikayla Hasal and Elani ...
LATHROP - Lathrop High School will be having its annual Winterfest Week February 1-5. This year's theme will be "Spartans Represent!" Featured events will be dress up days every day of the week which include 'Spartans Make the Team' (athletic apparel) and 'Spartans Hit the Books' (Nerd apparel).
WESTON RANCH – It's the largest collection of native California reptiles and amphibians of its kind.
One vote was enough to sway a guilty verdict in the Shannon Jacobson vs. the State of California mock murder trial.
Bullying is an age-old phenomenon that is getting a lot of modern-day attention.
The bullying started when Blake Coronado was in sixth grade. A shy kid by nature, he kept it all to himself because he didn't want to bother his parents and did not want them to get worried.
A high school student is "physically assaulted" without apparent provocation. The incident happens just once. It gets reported to school and police authorities. The student's parent says her daughter was bullied. Is this bullying?
STOCKTON – Patrick Caldwell made plans prior to Wednesday's 17th annual San Joaquin County Spelling Bee on a return trip in the spring to the San Joaquin County Office of Education building.
There's a match-making site, it seems, for just about anybody and anything on the Internet these days. For romance seekers and the marriage-minded, there are web sites such as eharmony.com and match.com. For the online gaming milieu, the cyberspace is cluttered with terabytes of e-game choices in practically every phantom scenario that the human brain has so far created.
For the past six years, the Manteca Unified bus drivers have helped bring the holiday spirit to those in need.
Five dollars can still go a long way these days. It can even buy you a designer Michael Kors purse and wallet which could set you back up to $700, maybe more, at the store.
Walter Winchell said "Broadway is a main artery of New York life – the hardened artery."
Fifty-three more students were honored by the Manteca Unified School District for posting perfect 600 STAR testing scores in 2013. Several of the students did not just achieve perfect scores; they have already done the feat twice or three times before.
Jose Buenrostro wasn't happy when his son came home the victim of a bully.
Who's the best speller of them all in Manteca Unified School District?
The annual District Spelling Bee will be held tonight (Nov. 7) in the Theater Building at Manteca High. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. The winners at each school site for their division will represent their school at the District Spelling Bee. The top three spellers in the 4th to 6th division will be registered for the San Joaquin County Spelling Bee. Those winners will represent Manteca Unified. The ...
The Manteca Unified School Farm will again play host to 4,000 third graders from Tracy, Ripon, Escalon, and Manteca when the fall AgVenture field trip will be held Thursday, Nov. 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The students from the four school districts will be touring the school farm to learn food gets to their dining table from the farm. The experience also allows them to gain understanding and ...