The year 2013 was full of historical highlights for many in the Manteca Unified School District.
Ripon High JROTC instructor Pat Dunn found the silver lining in the Silver and Black's record-setting defeat to the Denver Broncos on Sunday.
There's a new campus on the Manteca Unified School District property at the corner of Louise Avenue and Airport Way in Manteca.
Don Scholl is reprising his role as president of the Manteca Unified School District Board of Trustees for 2014.
There are nearly 500 homeless students enrolled in Manteca Unified this school year alone. That's more than the district has ever seen before, said Health Services Director Caroline Thibodeau.
Honesty is the best policy.
Bullying is an age-old phenomenon that is getting a lot of modern-day attention.
The bullying started when Blake Coronado was in sixth grade. A shy kid by nature, he kept it all to himself because he didn't want to bother his parents and did not want them to get worried.
A high school student is "physically assaulted" without apparent provocation. The incident happens just once. It gets reported to school and police authorities. The student's parent says her daughter was bullied. Is this bullying?
STOCKTON – Patrick Caldwell made plans prior to Wednesday's 17th annual San Joaquin County Spelling Bee on a return trip in the spring to the San Joaquin County Office of Education building.
There's a match-making site, it seems, for just about anybody and anything on the Internet these days. For romance seekers and the marriage-minded, there are web sites such as eharmony.com and match.com. For the online gaming milieu, the cyberspace is cluttered with terabytes of e-game choices in practically every phantom scenario that the human brain has so far created.
For the past six years, the Manteca Unified bus drivers have helped bring the holiday spirit to those in need.
Five dollars can still go a long way these days. It can even buy you a designer Michael Kors purse and wallet which could set you back up to $700, maybe more, at the store.
Walter Winchell said "Broadway is a main artery of New York life – the hardened artery."
Fifty-three more students were honored by the Manteca Unified School District for posting perfect 600 STAR testing scores in 2013. Several of the students did not just achieve perfect scores; they have already done the feat twice or three times before.
It was a treat that went beyond just desserts. The palate-pleasing sweet concoctions were a sure hit among the visitors, but the be.tech campus open house Thursday evening was a big eye opener as well.
Dinner was served for the first time this week at Sequoia School during the Give Every Child a Chance's Afterschool Program.
Two-dozen Sierra High School students could be experiencing a life-changing two-week experience during the summer of 2015 in the Peruvian Amazon.
The dozen or so teachers at St. Anthony of Padua School headed by Principal Mary Lou Hoffman are all certificated. That means they have the option, and could have chosen, to teach at any public school and perhaps reap more in benefits in the process.
Safety first isn't a slogan for many parents who pick up their children at the end of class at Manteca's 14 elementary schools.
The Manteca Unified School District gave up two smaller properties that were obtained for elementary school sites.
St. Anthony of Padua School in Manteca is taking part in the annual observance of National Schools Week.
The time to plan is before something happens – not after.
An orientation on public safety will take place Thursday, Jan. 23, at Manteca Unified School District.
Cursive writing – researchers contend - stimulates the brain.
Nearly a thousand students at Woodward Elementary School learned important lessons on Friday about heroes – what it means to be a hero, who are the heroes in their everyday life, and what it takes to be one.
Be.tech, Manteca Unified's vocational charter school, will hold an open house Jan. 30 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The event is in conjunction with the national observance of School Choice Week 2014.
Music is a universal language.
Smile, you're on Manteca High School's Internet video. Or you could be in one of the episodes on the school's YouTube Channel, MHS Buff TV.
East meets west; China meets USA.