By VINCE REMBULAT
RIPON – The Ripon Community Athletic Fund might find itself a whole lot richer in the coming month.
California law calls for vehicles to begin slowing down at least 200 feet before a school bus comes to a halt.
How tough was it for French Camp School to exit from program improvement?
LATHROP – Lathrop youth who stand to benefit from the construction of a $4 million Lathrop Youth and Teen Center complex can thank the Manteca Unified School District for the project's accelerated schedule.
RIPON - Plans for a continuation high school are on the drawing board for Ripon High in the coming school year that begins in August. It will be known as Harvest Academy.
The Manteca Unified School announced with great pride that French Camp School is exiting from the program improvement status under the federal mandate, Title I.
It's been years since Shasta School held a Career Day.
Financially, 2009 was a tough year for school districts throughout California.
Manteca Unified enrollment is up 144 students.
Manteca Unified School District currently has five comprehensive high schools.
The Nile Garden's Panther Pride Award winners for the month of December are based on citizenship and academic achievement.
Manteca Unified will be adding smaller buses.
Expenses are going to increase next fiscal year for Manteca Unified by upwards of $4.5 million.
How do you spell tetanus? Sierra High School freshman James Quiaoit knows. It's the word that won him the title of San Joaquin County Junior High Spelling Bee champion in the seventh-through-ninth-grade division for the school year 2014-15.
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.