At last count, the Manteca Unified School District had 69 portables in need of upgrading.
The Sequoia School Soccer Club is looking to raise money to help support the program.
The annual Happy Valentine's Day for mentally challenged students will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 10, in the Manteca High small gym.
Sierra High Sober Grad is having a Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament to raise money for grad night on May 27.
Many campuses in the Manteca Unified School District are doing their part to raise money to help the people of Haiti.
French Camp and Lathrop schools are among Manteca Unified sites scheduled to take part in the Exercise Across California, according to the San Joaquin County Office of Education.
RIPON - Ripon's Park View Elementary School has joined a select number of state schools on a 2009 honor roll for its high academic achievements and for closing achievement gaps.
All Lincoln Elementary School students took part today Monday in the CAHPERD Jamba Jump Day Event - a California attempt to break the Guinness World Record for "Most People Jumping/Skipping Rope at the Same Time."
LATHROP - Lathrop High School is conducting its annual Winterfest this week.
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.
During the budget crisis six years ago, Manteca Unified School District Superintendent Jason Messer took a 5 percent pay cut which lowered his base salary to $176,441.51 – down from $186,222.38. That figure remained the same through June 30, 2011.
MODESTO – Modesto Junior College will hold Spirit Team and mascot try-outs on Saturday, March 22, from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Gymnasium located on East Campus.
Today is the last day of filing for the position of San Joaquin County Office of Education superintendent. Candidate's papers have to be filed at the county Registrar of Voters in Stockton by 5 p.m.
When Mick Founts took over as superintendent of San Joaquin County Office of Education, his annual base salary was set at $235,000.
One of the three candidates vying for the position of San Joaquin County Office of Education superintendent has made a campaign pledge to take a 15 percent voluntary reduction in salary if elected.
Sierra High School's Sober Grad committee will be hosting the 4th annual Manteca Firefighters vs. Manteca Police Officers in a charity basketball game on Wednesday, March 19, starting at 6:30 p.m.
Cheer takes dedication, commitment and hard work.
Today promises to be a fun fowl day, and so much more, at the Manteca Unified School Farm.
The fun was just beginning at Stella Brockman School.
They read. They listened to readings. They watched various people reading their favorite books. They wore Dr. Seuss character costumes. They ate green eggs – scrambled – and green apples. They wore hats that looked like the one worn by the character in The Cat in the Hat with a spelling twist.
It's market day. The venue is a spacious grassy field that's about the size of a baseball field. Around the perimeter of the field are tables laden with an array of handmade and one-of-a-kind creations that range from practical and simply decorative to whimsical and plain utilitarian.
Expect another collaborative effort Saturday for the Regional Occupational Program Fashion Merchandising's Fashion Show.
The 3rd Annual Crystal Apple Awards took place Saturday evening at the Northland building of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
Here's the news flash: University of California Cooperative Extension will play host to Farm 2 School fundraiser. Venue will be the Stanislaus County Ag Center Harvest Hall. Highlight samples: Wine and beer tasting, produce tasting, and a farmers' market.
BY ROSE ALBANO RISSO