RIPON – Students at Ripon High had a chance to express their appreciation of thanks this holiday season.
There's a plan in the works to create a "success locker" for the benefit of high school students throughout the Manteca Unified School District.
LATHROP – David Silveira loves his job.
The Parent-Teacher Club of the Walter Woodward Elementary School will hold its 7th annual omelet breakfast fund-raiser to benefit their many programs and projects. The event will be held Saturday, Dec. 4, from 7 a.m. until noon in the school cafeteria.
RIPON - Ripon's Park View Elementary has just won a place in local history.
MODESTO – A few days ago, Russell Howell looked out of his office window and saw two men picking olives from the olive tree outside.
They were honored for scoring 600 in the California Standards Test.
While the Manteca City Council was discussing the controversial Kids Zone issue and listening to the comments of nearly 50 residents Tuesday night, Karen Pearsall was addressing the same topic before the Manteca Unified School District's Board of Trustees.
Perfect attendance at Sequoia School in Central Manteca has gone up eight-fold in one year.
Advocates and supporters of the proposed Great Valley Academy charter school in Manteca have spoken.
The Manteca Unified School District has hopes of developing and implementing a Career and Technical Education Pathway program.
One seat on the Manteca Unified school board has yet to be determined in the aftermath of the Nov. 2 elections.
Laney Ribota went from "scared" to relief.
The 1,049-acre Austin Road Business Park development project envisioned south of Manteca and west of Highway 99 is projected to generate as many as 13,000 jobs and up to 10,200 residents.
Isabella Martinez was one of the youngest participants in Manteca Unified's Spelling Bee on Thursday.
Racial tensions that marred Weston Ranch High School nearly a decade ago appear to be cropping up again.
Jennifer Rodriguez and Braulio Solis are students in the Interior Design class.
Students at Golden West Elementary School may or may not be familiar with the works of Carol McCloud.
Deborah Romero, loan officer with Ability Mortgage, is the new president of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees.
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.
Four members of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees were sworn in to office Tuesday night.
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.
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.
What's a better time to give back to the community than Thanksgiving?
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.
He calls out the play, standing tall in his stance, signaling each member of his team with smooth arm strokes.
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.
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.
During his 16 years on the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees, Manuel Medeiros often provided comic relief, even when discussions turned serious and complicated.
The road to success may go down Disaster Avenue for some Manteca Unified students.