It was an hour-long competition to make the best cheese sandwich in Manteca.
The California State University, Stanislaus chapter of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi held its annual initiation ceremony May 2 to welcome 73 new student initiates - the most in the chapter's 16-year history - and six new faculty and administration initiates.
Larry Grimes, Sierra High School's Science Department Chairman who teaches Biology, Physiology, and AP Biology, is the recipient of the prestigious Cortopassi award for 2013.
Manteca High School senior Poonam Kaur Dehal holds a certificate in Suicide Intervention Training.
If you're looking for custom-made flower arrangements made on the spot for Mother's Day, stop by the Manteca Unified School Farm on Saturday between 9 a.m. until noon.
San Joaquin County Office of Education Superintendent Mick Founts may not be a contender in the June 3 primary elections. But his presence still dominates the three-way election race.
Fourth-grade students at Joshua Cowell School were inspired after reading 'Shiloh.'
Teresa Morales and Carlos Belmonte were announced as Cinco de Mayo queen and king at Monday's Manteca High lunch-time festivities.
Howard Holtsman of Manteca has received the Association of California School Administrators Robert E. Kelly Retired Volunteer of the Year award.
MODESTO – Seats are still available in Modesto Junior College's Friday-Saturday and Saturday only summer classes. Appreciation of Art, Introduction to Human Services, Philosophy and Spanish 1 are being offered in the Friday-Saturday pattern and Physical Geography is offered on Saturdays.
One alumnus, one newcomer and plenty of show-and-tell were part of this year's Ag Day at St. Anthony's School.
Michaela Ramos bid her farewells Thursday to her time as commander of the Lancers Battalion.
Seven years ago, Richard Hammarstrom wrote a letter of resignation to the principal at Sierra High School where he was the band director.
Lawrence Silveira is a big fan of comic book superheroes.
Kyrstin Riley's AP Studio observational drawing received a "Best in Show" honor at Sierra High's Day of the Arts.
He was first in Manteca Unified. Now he is the number one in San Joaquin County.
The accolades did not stop on graduation day the last week of May for Lawrence Silveira and Noelle Lanser.
Should Nile Garden Elementary School be closed if the water from campus wells is not safe to drink?
Manteca Unified and its partners may have lost the grant war. But they are not giving up the battle.
A $152 million bond measure has a good chance of being approved by voters in the November election.
The Manteca Unified School District has announced the selection of Walter Woodward Elementary School to participate in the second year of Middle School Matters (MSM) Institute. This second round of schools expands the program to 16 schools, spanning four states, including California, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Texas.
The Manteca Unified Board of Trustees tonight will discuss and then consider approving the proposed 2014-2015 budget of $186,741,148. The discussion will include anticipated expenditures to the tune of $197,545,438.
Samantha Placeres of Manteca graduated with her Juris Doctor degree from Pepperdine University School of Law in a commencement ceremony held on May 16.
Last week's eighth-grade promotion exercises were a time to remember for 126 students at Walter Woodward School.
East Union High School is living up to its slogan: Lancers lead while others follow.
The following are eighth grade graduates from Lincoln, Lathrop, McParland and New Haven Schools:
Seventy-six students from Veritas School received their eighth-grade promotion certificates last Wednesday.
Eighty-four students at Shasta School received their promotion certificates last Tuesday.
With none of the three candidates for San Joaquin County Office of Education superintendent showing a clear run-away winner as of close to midnight on election day, it appears there will be a run-off election in November between James Mousalimas and Jeff Tilton.
School may be out for the summer, but that won't stop the learning experience for students at Lincoln Elementary School.