LATHROP - For Juliana Ballesteros and Chase Hayes, the first day of school was like starting all over.
LATHROP – The two-hour dedication ceremony Wednesday evening was just a blip in time. But in a historical perspective, the official opening of the River Islands Technology Academy was a giant leap for the City of Lathrop, the River Islands at Lathrop development, and for Banta Elementary School District.
Freshmen orientation at Manteca High may have had its fair share of doers. Included was an estimated 300 ninth-grade students who showed up to Monday's annual Link Crew event that kicked off at Winter Gymnasium. According to coordinator Nina Norton, MHS has 440 freshmen enrolled for the upcoming school year. The first day of school is Thursday. "You're already ahead of the game," she said to those in attendance. "Our hope is what you've learned ...
Freshmen orientation at Manteca High is scheduled Monday from 8:30 to noon at Winter Gymnasium.
Bullying prevention is the focus of the new Manteca Unified school board policy for the coming school year. It reflects the added categories as amended by Assembly Bill 9.
What constitutes a hardship that would be an acceptable reason for an elected trustee to skip a Manteca Unified Board of Education meeting?
LATHROP – The newest school in Lathrop, and the newest campus for the Banta Elementary School District in rural Tracy, is marking a historic milestone.
Manteca Unified Board of Trustee Deborah Romero says some aspects of the school district's dress code regulations may be a little "overboard" and would like to see changes implemented in the rules.
Negotiations are under way for the Manteca Unified School District to get rid of two annex sites – the 9-acre Union Ranch on North Union Road, and the 8-acre Woodward Annex south of the Highway 120 Bypass.
When it comes to high school athletic transportation fees, these are the hard facts. The cost of providing transportation for athletes continues to escalate. The district does not receive funding specifically earmarked for athletic transportation. For these reasons, it is necessary to charge fees for high school athletic student transportation services. Every student participating in any sport is subject to this fee. The current fee per student for per school year is $75. That's the ...
Great Valley Academy in Manteca will welcome 615 students when it opens its classrooms on Aug. 19, the first day of school for the 2013-14 school year.
For sale: Lindbergh School. For demolition: Lindbergh School. It's not the empty old brick building on East North Street whose façade is synonymous with Lindbergh School that is headed for the wrecking ball and market listing. Marked for permanent banishment from the city-block-sized property of the Manteca Unified School District are the portables located in the back of the main building that once housed the district's Adult School. But before any sale or demolition can ...
It's not that Seth Knight doesn't like the warm weather. He's used to it by now. He knows that the hot days aren't going away anytime soon. The calendar hasn't even hit August yet, and 100-degree days will without a doubt be part of the makeup of the coming months. But with his kids returning to school on Aug. 8 and his favorite football team already in training camp, Knight said it seems like the ...
LATHROP - River Islands Technology Academy - the South County's newest charter school - will lighten student loads when it opens on Wednesday, Aug. 14.
The two Manteca police officers who were assigned as safety officers to Manteca Unified's 15 elementary schools last year are coming back Aug. 8 thanks to district funding .
Forty Manteca Unified School District bus drivers will take a day off from their fall break vacation to learn what they need to do in the event of a hijacking or shooting incident while on the job.
You know Halloween is around the corner when the bright orange gourds appear on the grassy lawn in front of Nile Garden School.
In time, the crepe myrtle plunged into the ground at Lincoln Elementary School will bloom beautiful pink flowers.
Tesoro 8 plus Union Ranch 9 equals Tara 17.
River Islands Technology Academy is no ordinary school.
The number of candidates for the position of San Joaquin County Office of Education superintendent continues to grow.
LATHROP – If it were a business, the City of Lathrop would have one sharp-looking logo.