RIPON – Before they even consider closure of a school, Ripon Unified board of trustees agreed Monday to first go the route of an ad hoc committee.
The San Joaquin County Fair is right around the corner.
School board member Wendy King does not have a conflict of interest serving as the paid executive director of the nonprofit Manteca Unified Student Trust (MUST) that provides after school sports programs and supports the school farm, academics as well as the arts and sciences.
The 94-degree temperature Thursday was no match for the enthusiasm of nearly 2,000 energetic sixth graders who turned out for the second annual Planet Party Day.
Educators, parents, and community leaders from Manteca Unified School District will hold a rally on Monday, May 9, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Main Street and Louise Avenue to publicize the local impacts of more than $18 billion in state budget education funding cuts during the last three years, and an additional $4 billion this year.
LATHROP – Ashley Victorine doesn't mind that starting next year she'll be coming to school in the same outfit as many of her fellow Lathrop Elementary Warriors.
LATHROP - A "voluntary common dress" is being implemented at Lathrop Elementary when the new school year starts in August.
The Every 15 Minutes memorial delivered a dose of reality about the folly of teens driving and drinking to students and parents alike Friday morning in a packed church auditorium.
May is not just the month of flowers nurtured by April showers.
The Every 15 Minute production was put on once again by emergency responders and educators who hope to possibly save the life of a student on the highways at graduation time.
The cost for school can add up.
Manteca High science teacher Greg Conway is a San Joaquin A+ teacher.
Savannah Jackson incorporated some the adversities that her family has managed overcome in recent years for her coat of arms project.
RIPON – What school might be closed if Ripon Unified's future plans include doing away with one kindergarten- through eighth- grade campus?
The 180 members of the Manteca Dolphins Recreation Swim Team have to drive to Lathrop for their swim events.
Manteca Unified School District Superintendent Jason Messer's contract has been extended another year by the Board of Trustees.
The annual Planet Party Day held the Manteca Unified School District office grounds is now in its sixth year, thanks to the many sponsors that have made this educational event a success that it is today.
The story of one particular ancient civilization is no longer all Greek to the George McParland School sixth-graders.
Resign voluntarily or get recalled.
STOCKTON - Delta College celebrates its new state-of-the-art Horticulture Center with a dedication on Tuesday, April 14, at 1 p.m.
Call it switching on a high tech light bulb.
Melonie Vaughn of Lathrop High School could be going from Lathrop to Harvard.
"Damn Yankees," the modern retelling of the Faust legend comes alive at Sierra High School. The musical comedy, which ran an impressive 1,019 performances in its original Broadway production in 1955, is being brought to life by the Advanced Theater class of Timberwolves' drama teacher, Dianna Puett.
In preparation for the 2015-2016 school year, New Jerusalem Elementary School and three Delta Charter Schools are accepting applications for kindergarten beginning Thursday, April 16, 9 a.m., in the school office located at 31400 S. Koster Road, Tracy.
Hundreds of Manteca High students put their best feet forward, aesthetically speaking, Wednesday night for the annual springtime Day of the Arts.
A salary raise for Manteca Unified teachers is long overdue, said Ken Johnson, the president of the Manteca Educators Association which is in the midst of continuing salary negotiations with the school district.
During continuing teachers' salary negotiations, the specifics of behind-doors talks with representatives of the Manteca Educators Association are strictly confidential, Manteca Unified Deputy Superintendent Clark Burke said, explaining why he could not answer questions about statements made by the union members.
The arts will be in full force all over the campus at Manteca High School Wednesday evening, and the public is invited to enjoy all two hours of the entertainment with free admission.