Manteca Unified School District has a $345,000 dilemma - or at the least, perhaps just a $15,000 dilemma or just about any amount in between. But as of Tuesday night, the Board of Trustees settled on $45,000 for now.
The Manteca Unified Board of Trustees unanimously approved $86,484 in Measure M funds for the construction of a greenhouse at Weston Ranch High School in French Camp.
Manteca High School did it again. The Buffalo team was awarded second place this week among the top three large schools in the 32nd annual Academic Decathlon Competition, making it the second year in a row that the school received the same honor. It was the same story for Tracy High, which won the top honors in the same category just as it did last year. Manteca High, in fact, brought home a Mother Lode ...
After 15 years as a restaurant owner and American Pie Council Champion many times over, chef Bryan Ehrenholm has gone back to school.
School sites in Manteca Unified will have an opportunity to examine a product called Door Blok as one possible way to promote a safe learning and working environment for students and staff.
Don't throw those old jeans away! Donate them instead and help make a difference in the lives of homeless teen-agers.
WESTON RANCH - After six years at George Komure Elementary School in Weston Ranch, Principal Jo Ella Allen is ready to call it a career. But not without a grand send-off from her staff and the school's 980 students.
The Ripon JROTC drill team has its sights set on hosting a regional championship in March and a return trip to the All Army Nationals.
Tyler Gonzalez was pleased with the verdict. Never mind the Manteca High senior was still in the role of Shannon J. Jacobson, better known as Shakey in Friday's annual mock trial involving his fellow students in the Regional Occupational Program's Careers in Law Enforcement class. Accused of the shooting death of Jerry Lee Lewis, alias Sneaky Pete, Gonzalez's character was found innocent of first-degree murder during a two-part exercise held in the auxiliary classroom of ...
Ann Drum was awake long before the crack of dawn Tuesday morning. "I got up at 3:30 a.m. and was here at 4:40," said Drum, whose bright-eyed smile and spritely steps explained the reason for the day's excitement – the grand opening of the Manteca Vocational Academy Café. The Café is unlike any business in Manteca, perhaps even in San Joaquin County and beyond. The bistro-style cozy dining destination is entirely run by students, from ...
Manteca Unified School District employees are going to have a new lunch option starting today – meals prepared at the Manteca Vocational Academy Café.
The multimillion-dollar renewable energy project of the Manteca Unified School District that will have solar panels installed in more than two-dozen high school and elementary campuses is quickly moving along.
With arsenic content exceeding safe drinking water levels at Nile Garden Elementary well waters, the school site has been relying on potable water being supplied by a service provider.
Like mother, like daughter. It's a trite statement that's become so stale due to overuse. But it's the perfect description for Janet Dyk of Manteca and her only daughter, Amy Bavaro, of Escalon.
WESTON RANCH – When Alison Ordner saw one of August Knodt School's students featured in the 2013 Central Valley Air calendar but didn't get the proper credit, she did something about it.
The pristine MUVA Culinary Arts Academy opened its doors to curious juniors from area high schools Tuesday morning with student chefs proudly showing them their accomplishments in their stainless steel kitchen, classroom and small café that will soon be open to the public.
What to do with the empty Lindbergh School building, the brick facility that used to house the Manteca Adult School, some of Manteca Unified ROP classes and other programs, is an issue that will be rehashed for the next several months and, perhaps, for the next few years by the district Board of Education.
When William Hollingsworth gets together with his friends, they do the same things normal high school kids do.
Severely deteriorating pavements at two high school and one elementary school campuses in the Manteca Unified School District are presenting health and safety risks.
Alex Orr, Sierra High School's Class of 2013 valedictorian, has his heart set on a career in the music industry. To get there, he plans to pursue a degree in applied computer science at the University of California, San Diego where he will start his college studies in the fall.
Samantha Shepard's ceramic "Autism Awareness" won Best in Category at the 2013 Manteca Unified School District's Best of the Best Art Show and Sale.
MODESTO – Raul Mora lacks any formal training and admits to having two left feet.
The "Every 15 Minutes" scenario depicting the consequences of drinking and driving, as it relates to high school graduations, played out once again as a stark warning in the Manteca High School athletic field before the upper class students of four area schools.
When it comes to art, Madeleine Romero is as sharp as a tack.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invites the community to attend the Crystal Apple Awards on Friday, May 3, at 7 p.m. at the Northland Chapel, 6060 Northland Ave., in Manteca. The event will recognize and honor the outstanding educators in the various high schools in Ripon, Tracy and Manteca.