Josh Nkwocha had plenty of his work on display at Manteca High's annual Day of the Arts Wednesday.
Three Manteca Unified sites made the 2010 Distinguished Schools. State Superintendent of Public Instruction Jack O'Connell announced the 484 exemplary schools making the elite list on Monday. Included were Brock Elliott, Stella Brockman and George McParland schools. The other Distinguished Elementary Schools from San Joaquin County were Ripon Elementary (Ripon Unified), Wanda Hirsch (Tracy Unified), River Oaks Charter (Lodi Unified), and Wicklund (Lammersville Elementary). Brock Elliott Principal Debbie Ruger was thrilled with the news. "It's ...
By VINCE REMBULAT Staff reporter of the Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin The Educator of the Year awards was announced Tuesday at the Manteca Unified school board meeting. According to Dr. Margaret Barnett, director of personnel, those receiving the 2009-10 school year honors were nominated at their respective school site followed by letters of recommendation. "Each of their names will be engraved in a perpetual plaque," she said. MUSD Educator of the Year awards went to Donna ...
RIPON - A Ripon High School Sports Hall of Fame is on the horizon to mark the school's upcoming 100th anniversary in public education.
LATHROP - Lathrop Elementary School Warriors celebrated STAR success with its annual "Evening with the STARs".
RIPON - Ripon High School Performing Arts Department will be performing the '50s Rock and Roll musical "Grease!"
Shasta School's eighth grade class is conducting a pancake breakfast and car wash on Saturday, April 24, at the campus on Edison Street at North Powers Avenue.
Top Lathrop Elementary Warriors celebrated their success for the second trimester.
Students and teachers in Manteca High School's Visual and Performing Arts Department will celebrate their annual Day of the Arts on Wednesday, April 21, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Winter Gym. This event is free and open to the public.
Jamar Berry and the rest of his sixth-grade classmates from Great Valley Elementary knew the basics of recycling and what steps to take in order to preserve the environment.
The reaction to death and carnage involving fellow students brought out very real tears, Kleenex and depression at a funeral for the "victims" of the Every 15 Minutes staged crash scene in the Manteca High School football stadium Wednesday morning.
They're looking forward to the Health Occupation Students of America National Leadership Conference in Orlando, Fla.
RIPON - The elimination of two overflow K-3 classrooms at Ripon's Parkview and Colony Oak Elementary schools was approved by Ripon Unified trustees Tuesday night bringing a net savings of some $42,000.
The scene was real – bringing back a lot of serious memories – when Manteca's high school seniors gathered on a football field grandstand on Tuesday to witness the tragedy that comes from drinking and driving.
Joshua Cowell School All-Stars for April were selected based on citizenship and academic achievement.
St. Anthony of Padua School's graduating class of 2013 will be led by four valedictorians – Jordan Barajas, Zachary Hansen, Joseph Poncini, and Monica Yalung. The eighth graders' class salutatorian is Joelle Hylton.
Collin Scholl, East Union High School's Class of 2013 salutatorian, is headed to California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo – also known as Cal Poly San Luis Obispo – this fall.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Former Penn State President Graham Spanier became the highest paid public college president of 2011-12 when he was forced out over his handling of the sex abuse scandal involving former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, according to a survey released Sunday.
Eighth grader Aubreyanna White enjoyed last year's Medieval Faire at Nile Garden School so much she came to the annual event on Friday wearing the same costume she wore last year when her class put on the show.
The Manteca Unified Board of Trustees on Tuesday night approved the allocation of $700,000 from Measure M funds to repair severely deteriorating pavements at East Union High School this summer.
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.