RIPON – Stephanie Hobbs had all of her bases covered when it came to raising money to help renovate the aging Stouffer Field complex at Ripon High.
For the second time since December, Great Valley Academy is on waiting mode.
Great Valley Academy's application for a charter school in Manteca was unanimously denied by the Manteca Unified School Board of Trustees in December.
WESTON RANCH - The school colors for the Cougars are still maroon and gray.
Lukas Carroll lays motionless on the ground while a team of firefighters and paramedics – their outlines hazy from the exhaust in the cold morning air – work relentlessly to save his young teenage life.
Registration is currently under way for the spring semester at the Lindbergh School in Manteca.
The City of Ripon officials are hoping to conduct a Fourth of July community fireworks celebration at Stouffer Field.
A "Robotics Competition" involving business and engineering in Sacramento will involve 22 Ripon Christian High School students from all grade levels.
Open Enrollment Request forms will be available at all Manteca Unified School District sites starting Wednesday.
RIPON – While the project itself is still in the conceptual phase, Ripon Community Athletic Foundation Design Coordinator Keith Anderson is lobbying hard for the installation of artificial surfaces for both the turf and the track at Ripon High's Stouffer Field.
The Manteca Parks and Recreation Department is again offering a Portuguese class geared for those of Portuguese descent who wants to learn more about their history, or just anyone interested in knowing more about this culture other than festas and bullfights.
RIPON - It's a perfect fit as superintendent of Ripon Christian Schools, according to the man who stepped into that leadership role at the start of the semester.
RIPON - Earlier this year, Ripon Elementary School was among the elite.
The Open Enrollment Act was adopted earlier this year by the California State Board of Education during an emergency session.
Two weeks after their application for a new charter school was denied unanimously by the Manteca Unified Board of Education, Great Valley Academy officials in Modesto filed an appeal with the San Joaquin County Office of Education.
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.
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