WESTON RANCH – Robert Acoba had a lot to smile about Wednesday morning.
Promotion Day at Joshua Cowell School on Tuesday was memorable for the eighth-graders in more ways than one.
For East Union High valedictorian Chris Scogna, high school has been a balancing act.
Cassidy Smith has already sampled high school.
Felix Gonzales lit up like a Christmas tree when he made his way into the foyer of Manteca High's main gymnasium Tuesday evening, staring out at the packed house of parents, teachers and friends that were there to celebrate the promotion of Sequoia Elementary's eighth-grade class.
Lavonte Taylor's future is so bright that he has to wear shades. Literally.
RIPON - "They're a dynamic, ambitious bunch group of kids," Ripona Elementary School's stand-in principal Aimee Carter said of the school's graduating class of 31 students this week prior to their Tuesday night ceremonies held in the school's auditorium.
RIPON - Park View Elementary School in Ripon graduated its first eighth grade class Tuesday night – leaders since the school opened its doors when they were the oldest students as third graders, principal Mona Ogden mused as she thought back to her school's opening day.
Manteca High has been home to Dallas Mould and Joseph Brandi for the past four years.
It's "Pomp and Circumstance" time in the Manteca Unified School District with 25 graduations taking place in four days.
Ruth Kelley welcomed current and former students along with many past colleagues at Friday's send-off bash at the Joshua Cowell School cafeteria.
RIPON - Ripon Unified School District will celebrate high school graduation and eighth-grade promotion exercises this week.
WESTON RANCH – Itsui Yamagoshi will no doubt be one of the most decorated students at Thursday's commencement exercises at Weston Ranch High.
Students at Calla High were grateful for the special attention they received over the years from teachers, staff and even administrators.
Brianna Voller was both nervous and scared when she heard her name called Friday morning to get her diploma at the Manteca Adult School graduation ceremony.
"Summer" vacation for 600 plus Manteca Unified students starts in mid-December and ends in mid-March.
The season for Pomp and Circumstance at Manteca Unified School District will kick off on Thursday, May 21.
Thunderous cheers filled the air Friday noon as Nile Garden School seventh grade students opened their 20th Celtic Faire in the school's courtyard with the blessing of their history teacher "King Lewis" after he was pulled into the heart of the activities by a pair of bards.
Douglas and Antoinette Carraway experienced racism at Walter Woodward Elementary School.
There were plenty of things said during the discussion about whether Manteca Unified School Board Trustee Sam Fant should face censure for his behavior surrounding a set of personal Facebook pictures of a district employee that took the air out of the room Thursday night.
Filling the seat vacated by Alexander Bronson could be the first time area-only elections are conducted in the Manteca Unified School District.
Both of the Manteca Unified school board members who were charged last month with a host of felonies stemming from a voter fraud inquiry into registering to vote to run for trustee positions they were not legally entitled were notified days in advance by the San Joaquin County District Attorney's Office that the charges were coming.
This summer, Great Valley Writing Project at CSU Stanislaus will offer academic writing camps for K-12 students in Manteca, Ripon, and Tracy. Since 2005, these programs have been advertised as "GVWP Writing & Technology Workshops," but they recently changed their title to "Great Valley Writing Camps."
Facebook could be getting another Manteca Unified School District board member in trouble.
Claudette Alves chased her students through the bark, around the bars and up the flight of stairs that lead to the slides.
The San Joaquin AgFest Junior Show and Auction is scheduled next month.
Great Valley Writing Project at CSU Stanislaus will offer summer writing programs in Manteca, Ripon, and Tracy for students who are currently enrolled in grades K-12. Enrollment is open to the public.
Manteca Unified high school students and their parents now have expanded choices.
It's been a banner week for Sierra High senior Riley Cardoza – and it's only Tuesday.