Debbie Noceti says she's never dyed her hair. But the first-year principal at Nile Garden School is willing to do just that if her second- through- eighth- grade students score at least 830 in the Academic Performance Index of the upcoming Standardized Testing And Reporting. The school, after coming close in recent years to 800 – that's the target for all public schools as established by the state Department of Education – broke through by ...
The pumpkin patch and corn maze at Manteca Unified's school farm is open every Friday and Saturday for the exception of Halloween during October.
Nile Garden's Panther Pride Award Winners for the month of September.
Guss Schmiedt Field looks just as it did 50 years ago. That's according to Tim Brumley, who scored the first-ever touchdown during the dedication of the Manteca High stadium on that memorable September 1959. He along with Jim Cunningham, Casey Stagno, Wayne Dias, Mike Erdman, Roy Rea, Leon Thomason and Gary Heaton were among those attending the special event honoring the longtime board of trustee. Heaton, in fact, wore his original white jersey from those ...
Trustees of the Manteca Unified School District accepted the final completion of the Lathrop High stadium.
At New Haven School, students start at a rather an early age in embracing the Standardized Testing and Reporting.
It's an all-out effort in the support of Victoria Marie Martin, 33, a school district yard duty supervisor at the McParland School Annex.
Superintendent Jason Messer, on short notice, received word that Manteca Unified was one of 11 districts statewide to win a "Champion for Fitness" Spotlight Award.
Ag Venture is coming. The free San Joaquin County-sponsored field trip educating third-grade students is scheduled for Nov. 4 at the Manteca Unified school farm. That's one of several Ag Venture field trips planned for this school year, with the other two scheduled at the San Joaquin Fairgrouds (Jan. 20) and Lodi Grape Festival (March 10). All told, an estimated 11,000 from those three events will have a chance to learn about locally grown crops, ...
Manteca Unified's sixth-grade students will soon learn about air quality, recycling, energy, climate, conservation and water.
The Manteca Community Day School has a new home. Trustees of the Manteca Unified School District voted Tuesday to relocate fewer than 100 students and one administrator to the site located adjacent to Manteca High to the former Sequoia Annex. The Annex was home to kindergarten- through second- grade youngsters in recent years. But as part of the recent budget cuts, the board agreed to move students there to the main campus. The former Yosemite ...
LATHROP – Will the Regional Transportation District be able to come to the rescue of Lathrop High School students so they won't have to walk the 2.5-mile to school especially in the coming winter months?
As part of the recent budget cuts, the Manteca Unified School District agreed to close down the Sequoia Annex.
Nile Garden and New Haven were among the Manteca Unified sites on the possible closure list when the superintendent's budget reduction committee met last fall.
Stella Brockman School and the Manteca Chili's Grill & Bar were in partnership for a good cause.
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.