RIPON - Julianna Avalos is an inspiration – Ripon Elementary School's choice for a graduation speaker Thursday night.
Scenes from Thursday's Colony Oak School's graduation ceremonies.
RIPON – Ripona Elementary Class President Chuy Calvo seemed steadfast as he walked up to receive his citizenship award Thursday night during the school's 8th grade graduation, but by the time he actually received the plaque he couldn't help but smile.
LATHROP – The Lathrop Elementary School class of 2010 can walk into high school knowing that they're already doing things just a little bit differently.
Harriet Myrick checked briefly for rain clouds on Wednesday. The eighth-grade promotion ceremony was the last official act for the retiring principal of Joshua Cowell School. She passed the torch to Bonnie Bennett, who will take over at the helm. But this day belonged to the 43 youngsters who will be entering high school in the coming months as freshmen. Myrick certified her students for promotion to the ninth grade before family, friends and special ...
They've known of their academic status about a month ago. As valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively, Lauren Morowit and Delaine Quaresma will lead Sierra High's Class of 2010. At least that part is certain. The venue at tonight's commencement exercises could depend on weather. Plans call for the 7 o'clock ceremonies to take place at the Daniel M. Teicheira Memorial Stadium, accommodating family, friends, and special guests. But wet weather could dictate otherwise, with the special ...
Father Patrick Walker paid tribute to the parents and teachers of St. Anthony School's graduates of 2010 whom he called "the shining lights" of the future as they prepare to move on to the next chapter in their lives.
More than 100 eighth grade students from McParland Elementary School are ready to start the next chapter in their lives.
WESTON RANCH - High school can be a place of unlimited possibilities. Just ask George Zhang. He's the valedictorian at Weston Ranch High. On Friday, Zhang will lead the Class of 2010 at the 7 p.m. commencement exercises at the WRHS stadium. The UC Berkeley-bound Zhang – he's leaning towards business as a possible major – was founder of Game Lounge, a video-game playing club consisting of 25 members. He's hoping that Game Lounge will ...
About 100 students at Shasta School were honored Tuesday at the eighth-grade promotion exercises held at Manteca High's Winter Gymnasium.
Sierra High band award recipients
They came in droves to see off an old friend as she heads into retirement more than four decades into her career.
Adversity is nothing new to Manteca Adult School students who balance families, work schedules and a host of other obstacles to attend class every day.
Ninety Calla High students earned diplomas as part of the Class of 2010. The graduates are: Gina Adams, Andrew Aguiar, Andrew Aguirre, Jesus Gamez Alvarez, Chrstopher Anaro, Brandon Anderson, Phouvad Aphayraj, Joshua Aspelin, Kenneth Bailey, Leanna Bejarano, Lyndsee Bell, Jessey Bello, Richard Blanco, Robert Bradshaw, LeAndrew Ceaser, Alexandria Chavez, Vantharie Chhoyeng, James Coldiron, Darren Coln, Callie Copple, Michael Correa, Savannah Cox, Dominic Croslin, Marina Crosthwaite, Nathaniel Dela Vega, Christopher DeMoulin, Marina DeRosa, Ashley DeSpiganovicz, Colby ...
Brandon Anderson wasn't afraid to admit his initial fears of attending Calla High. He heard horror stories of the continuation education site of the Manteca Unified School District. But after a few weeks, Anderson, a junior and early graduate, soon discovered otherwise. "We became friends – we all know each other – and now we're one big family," he said. Kathy Crouse, Calla's first-year principal, was also proud to be part of that family. "I ...
It was hard to tell which shone brighter. The shimmering afternoon sun fanned by gentle breezes, or the seemingly never-ending smile on the face of Va Perez.
Stella Brockman Elementary School sent some 115 eighth graders to high school Wednesday night with 16 of them having 4.0 grade point averages for every trimester during the year.
Hunter Leonard knew that his tie was straight.
LATHROP – Chase Hayes summed up his excitement in a single motion.