Several incumbents on the local school boards will be seeking re-election come November.
Some students of the Ripon Unified School District are nearing the end of their summer break.
The deadline is Aug. 6 for qualified candidates interested in running for a seat on the Manteca Unified school board.
STOCKTON – Mick Founts hopes to pioneer a new era at the San Joaquin County Office of Education.
A $20 million budget for the fiscal 2010-11 school year was approved by the Ripon Unified School District Trustees Monday night with the most of the layoff pink slips expected to be rescinded.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District may soon use the water they treat for the City of Manteca at the cutting edge Nick DeGroot Surface Water Treatment Plant.
The Manteca Unified School District is powering down for the summer.
Lincoln School is the lone representative of San Joaquin County to qualify for the 2010 Challenge Competition of the California Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports.
SACRAMENTO – It's something that we use every day, in multiple ways, and pay little mind to the systems or the intricate network that makes it all possible.
The East Union High graduating Class of 2010 consisted of:
Click it or ticket.
For now, the Manteca Unified budget for the 2010-11 school year adopted Tuesday is one based on assumptions.
RIPON - It has been more than a week since a state administrative law hearing panel began deliberations on Ripon Unified School District music teacher Terri Messick – determining whether she should be relieved of her position for failing to take the culturally supported CLAD classes.
The Manteca Unified school board is scheduled to adopt the budget for the 2010-11 school year at Tuesday's 7 p.m. meeting.
RIPON - It's a tough job serving as coordinator of support services for the Ripon Unified School District.
Eight seniors from four high schools in Manteca Unified are the recipients of scholarships this year from the Federated Women's Club. They will be presented with the awards on Wednesday, March 18, during the annual scholarship-presentation luncheon in honor of the students who are being honored this year at Prestige Senior Living in Manteca.
Returning to the California Spelling Bee competition for the second year in a row is Sierra High School freshman James Quiaoit. This time, he will be competing in the California State Junior High Spelling Bee.
Manteca High School's Academic Decathlon Team is heading to the state competitions next week after capturing the top award in San Joaquin County earlier this month.
Students in Manteca Unified have a better chance of graduating high school than their counterparts elsewhere in San Joaquin County, California, and the nation.
After a series of bad news and setbacks, Manteca Unified Special Ed teacher Leo Bennett-Cauchon who has been fighting for his reinstatement on the job for more than a month now has a bit of good news going his way.
Manteca Unified School District serves more than 23,000 students from age 3 to 22. Out of that number are some 2,800 students enrolled in the district's Special Education program.
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.