RIPON – Normally it's the students fumbling through the words of the timeless spelling bee.
Four Sierra High School students collected a total of $375 at Thursday's Rotary Club Speech Contest held at Isadore's Restaurant over the noon hour.
The first semester honor roll for Manteca High has been released.
Garfield Avenue that slices through the Manteca High campus could be closed during school hours and school -sponsored events such as football games.
Things were a little bit easier last year for Paul Bennett.
Many of the fourth- and fifth- grade students at McParland School were introduced Tuesday to the "quiet coyote."
Tanya Shepherd is with the Special Education Local Plan Area or SELPA.
Five juniors are vying for queen of Manteca High's Winterfest.
LATHROP - Lathrop High School will be having its annual Winterfest Week February 1-5. This year's theme will be "Spartans Represent!" Featured events will be dress up days every day of the week which include 'Spartans Make the Team' (athletic apparel) and 'Spartans Hit the Books' (Nerd apparel).
WESTON RANCH – It's the largest collection of native California reptiles and amphibians of its kind.
One vote was enough to sway a guilty verdict in the Shannon Jacobson vs. the State of California mock murder trial.
Trustees of the Manteca Unified School District took care of an oversight Tuesday on the first interim report's multi-year projections.
Joshua Cowell has selected its January All Stars based on citizenship and academic effort.
'An eighth-grade Parent Night at Manteca High is planned for Monday, Jan. 25.
MODESTO – Modesto Junior College will hold two financial aid workshops – Financial Aid Night for all current and prospective college students on Tuesday, Jan. 26, and Cash for College Night for high school seniors and recent high school graduates on Tuesday, Feb. 23.
The $159 million Manteca Unified School bond on the Nov. 4 ballot is not simply a rehab of existing schools that have safety, health, and aging issues such as structural concerns.
Two members of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees whose terms are ending at the end of the year will not be going through the election process. They will be automatically appointed for another four years on the board.
The teachers in Manteca Unified School District have spoken. They are unanimously endorsing the $159 million Measure G school bond, the election of the four incumbent members of the Board of Trustees, and James Mousalimas for San Joaquin County Office of Education superintendent.
The $159 million school bond on the Nov. 4 ballot isn't just about upgrading aging schools and correcting safety problems.
Torrey Mercer is coming back to Manteca. This time, the winner of the 2013 Best Pop Song for Indie Channel Music Awards is bringing her anti-bullying message not only to Joshua Cowell Elementary School but to Lincoln Elementary as well.
Two other schools in Beijing, China, are interested in a sister-school partnership with Manteca Unified School District.
Skype, in modern technology parlance, is nothing new to millions of high tech-savvy users. But this Microsoft "freemium" instant-messaging tool is only now introducing its utilization in Manteca Unified School District's boardroom. This first-time event is expected to happen during the September meeting of the Board of Trustees.
Anthony Salcito, vice president of Microsoft Corporation's Worldwide Public Sector Education, has issued a challenge to Manteca Unified School District students.
LATHROP – The woman hoping to unseat longtime Manteca Unified trustee Manuel Medeiros doesn't appear to live in his district.
Sierra High kicked off the Back to School Night season on Wednesday.
LATHROP – The nearly 11,000 homes that will be constructed at River Islands will drastically alter the landscape of whatever school district ends up serving the students that fall within its boundaries.
FRENCH CAMP- Susie McCreath calls the operation at French Camp School a "well-oiled" machine.
The Lindbergh Corporation Yard building is officially completed. That's the new structure warehouse-like structure in what used to be a parking lot surrounded by portables behind the brick structure that used to house the Manteca Adult School on East North Street.
School is not the place for a fashion show. Neither is it a venue for setting the world on fire by wearing clothes that serve as walking billboards for slogans. Nor is the school campus a vehicle for advertisements disguised as fashions, especially when they deal with products that fall under the category of controlled substances such as tobacco or alcoholic beverages.
Manteca Unified Board of Trustee Nancy Teicheira of Area 4 is gunning for 20 years as an elected school district representative. She made it official last week when she filed her candidate's papers at the San Joaquin County Registrar of Voters in Stockton.