Thomas James will be doing double duty.
For the second straight week, candidates in the Manteca Unified school board race had a chance to voice their opinions on the issues.
It was three years ago that Isabella Mays, who, at the time, was receiving cancer treatments, planted the seed for an event to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
For 11 years, the Manteca Unified School District had shown steady growth in the Academic Performance Index.
The candidates in the running for the Manteca Unified school board will have another chance to tackle the issues on Wednesday.
RIPON - A rich collection of memories of Ripon's earlier days mark Ripon High School's Centennial Celebration weekend from two graduates Harvey Douma, 93, and Madelyn Enslie, 97 – both will share grand marshal duties at today's 100 -year parade down Main Street that starts at 10 a.m.
Joey Ermitanio sported his green campaign polo shirt at the Manteca Educators Association candidates' forum Wednesday involving those in the Manteca Unified school board race.
Manteca High's Back to School Night Wednesday offered folks with an opportunity to get involved.
STOCKTON - Frances Telles was still shaking.
Chuck Carpenter, Joey Ermitanio, Manuel Medeiros, Evelyn Moore, Don Scholl, Nancy Teicheira and William Van Ryn are scheduled to appear in the Manteca Educators Association's candidate forum on Wednesday.
The Champions' Closet at Brock Elliott School is again up and running.
LATHROP – Lathrop Elementary School students could be the first in the Manteca Unified School District to start wearing a school uniform.
Stella Brockman School has been proud of its 2010 Distinguished School status.
The Manteca Educators Association will play host to a forum Wednesday, Sept. 8, featuring candidates for the school board.
Athena Ferro and Kiana Bristow miss Shasta School.
The third of Manteca Unified's three vocational academy programs, be.first, will have a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new facilities on the district campus.
Nancy Teicheira is someone who doesn't get fazed easily. Time after time, she has shown that she is made of stern stuff – as a farmer, as a wife and mother, as a cancer survivor, and soon-to-be a four-term member of the Manteca Unified School District Board of Trustees.
A member of the Manteca Unified School District Board of Trustees is considering filing a complaint to the San Joaquin County Grand Jury over "possible" Brown Act violations involving Trustee Sam Fant.
Manteca Unified staff and families of students in the school district are invited and encouraged to attend information sessions to become familiarized with the technology involved in launching the $30 million Going Digital project. The program will equip all 23,000+ students in the district, from elementary to high school, with a computer laptop to use at school and at home, to get them prepared and ready for the challenges of 21st-century education.
Desiree Mendola was shocked and surprised to discover that she's the first student athlete at Lathrop High to sign a letter of intent to play college sports.
Ashley Drain has worked with youth since her days at East Union High School. But her "passion for teen-agers kicked in" when she was in college.
Don Scholl, the current president of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees, is seeking another four-year term in the November 4 elections.
It's official. Manteca High School will be on block scheduling starting the 2015-2016 school year.
Manteca Unified School District could expand its block schedule model to include Manteca High beginning in the school year 2015-2016.
And on this side of town, shaped by a lifetime of hard lessons, former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson.
Manteca Unified School District is dipping into reserves to cover a $9 million shortfall due to the state not covering the tab for home-to-school transportation and special education.
Evelyn Moore is going for 24. She is reaching the tail end of her fifth term as Manteca Unified School District Trustee representing Area 5. And she will be adding four more years to her 20-year tenure, starting right after the Nov. 4 elections.
TRACY – Amanda Spencer never thought she would see the day she would earn her high school diploma after leaving an area high school in 2010. That changed on Monday when the Lodi resident was awarded a diploma from Delta Charter Online, a new Tracy-based charter school authorized by New Jerusalem Elementary School District.
Manteca Unified 10th graders who took the 2014 California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) in March showed "slightly higher passing rates" in both English Language Arts and Math when compared to the overall San Joaquin County and state passing rates.
Nominations are being sought for the 2014 Sierra High School Hall of Fame. Deadline for submissions is midnight on Friday, Oct. 3, with the selections to be announced three days later.