WESTON RANCH – August Knodt School held its 15th annual commencement exercises Thursday, celebrating the promotion of some 122 eighth-grade students.
San Joaquin County Superintendent of Schools Fredrick A. Wentworth announced Wednesday he will be retiring from his post after nearly 20 years at the helm.
WESTON RANCH – Mark McCuin, who was one of four salutatorians at George Komure School's eighth-grade promotion event on Wednesday, greatly respects his teachers and others.
The Weston Ranch High Class of 2009 includes: Wendoly Abarca, Michelle Abriam, Asma Abusneineh, Santos Aceves, Jennifer Acoba, Leslee Adina, Tolulope Afolabi, Adriana Aguilar, Griselda Guadalupe Aguirre, Vince Albano, Emmanuel Alvarez, Roberto Alvarez, Shelby Alvarez, Karla Amaya, Joshua Anderson, Londell Anderson, Dmitriy Andreyey, Dennise Arambula, Marica Aspuria, Amador Avila, Salvador Avila, Albert Ayala, Angela Bacigalupi, Kulbir Bainiwal, Rajbir Bainiwal, Kendrick Baker, Winnie Banh, Armando Banuelos. Raquel Barrientos, Jan Vincent Barut, Brook Bassard, Melissa Bautista, Dennis ...
It wasn't too long ago that the Manteca Educators Association, as a cost-cutting move for Manteca Unified's budget shortfall for the upcoming year, agreed to a 1.8 percent reduction in salaries coupled with three furlough days.
Credit a love of woodshop with starting Howard Holtsman on a journey that ended up spending the past 18 years helping put together an adult education and vocational training program that has earned numerous recognition for its effectiveness.
The Give Every Child A Chance (GECAC) in partnership with Lindbergh Education Center is offering a Computer Assisted Instructional Tutoring (CAIT) program.
The Manteca Adult School Class of 2009 at Lindbergh Educational Center earned their diplomas that were presented recently.
With the June 30 deadline approaching, the Manteca Unified school board will look to adopt the budget for the 2009-10 school year at Tuesday's meeting.
Manteca Unified's transportation plan for next year has the potential to be fair for some and unfair to others.
Editor's note: The list of East Union High graduates that ran earlier this week was missing a number of names.
LATHROP – Stephanie McDougald enjoys writing. In fact, her love to express herself creatively received notice from a Ripon High teacher, who encouraged the junior to enroll in the Great Valley Writing Project of the California State University, Stanislaus and the San Joaquin Office of Education. In the two weeks in the writing and technology workshop for seventh-through-12th-grade students at Lathrop High, McDougald has become a more polished writer during that span. She credits the ...
Manteca Unified will finally bid adieu to year-round education come next week with the eighth-grade promotion exercises at Great Valley, George Komure and August Knodt schools.
RIPON – Having to wait for buses to unload passengers and navigate railroad tracks might not be much of a worry for Ripon parents when school reconvenes in the fall.
East Union High's Class of 2009 has received their diplomas. The graduates are: Jennifer Lynn Kirby, Brittany Ann Kirkwood, Lemikel Oscar Klein, Nathan Alexander Koblick, Jasmine Rae Clark Krakover, Jeena Elaine Kraus, Jeuné Lee-Ann Kueny, Kayla Ranae Lawhon, Michael Justin Lazares, Mickey Lee, Victor Lemus, Julia Lynn Lennert, Geena Marie Lile, Kylee Lou Little, Albert Robert Liwanag, III, Juan Diego López, Maribel Lopez, Lindsey Beth Loveless, Tharren James Lozano, Anthony Alan Luevano, Brandon Michael Mach, ...
The following are eighth graders in the Manteca Unified School District that were promoted last week to high school.
LATHROP – Lisa Lee has a dream. The Lathrop High School's Class of 2013 salutatorian would like to see the day when diabetes will no longer be a scourge to those who have the disease.
The following are students who were among the eighth graders promoted to high school at various Manteca Unified School District campuses.
Sierra High School Class of 2013 salutatorian Rajbir Singh Sooch described high school graduation as the "entrance into the real world."
The past year at Lathrop High represented plenty of first-time achievements.
Julia Vigallon shared a quote from Dr. Seuss at Tuesday's eighth-grade promotion event at Golden West School.
About 79 eighth-grade students at Sequoia School are en route to high school.
Manteca High's co-Valedictorian Derek Benson delivered a speech that could have given professional speechwriters competition Thursday night.
Collin Scholl is an East Union High School survivor. At least, that's how he described himself in his salutatory address delivered during commencement exercises on Thursday at the Lancers' Dino Cunial stadium.
There are no limits to what one can do in life, and the secret to success is to never be discouraged.
Fifty-one students from Nile Garden School were recognized at the annual commencement exercises on Wednesday.
LATHROP – Farhat Khairzadah's list of accomplishments is impressive.
The Veritas School Class of 2013 Promotion Ceremony was a success on Wednesday evening.