When David Ramirez walks across the podium at Weston Ranch High School next week to get his high school diploma, he'll have an extra wide smile on his face.
Editor's note: This story is part of a series on the valedictorians, salutatorians and senior class presidents at high schools in Manteca, Ripon, Lathrop, and Weston Ranch.
The signs are everywhere that Manteca Children's Foundation board member Chuck Crutchfield looks.
Steven Clark, who was appointed vice principal of Sierra High School in 2002, has been named the Timberwolves' new principal at the start of the 2011-12 school year in August.
RIPON - More than 100 balloons, large banners and a bouquet of red carnations filled Elaine Williams's office at Ripon High School when she returned from lunch earlier this week marking her retirement after 32 years of service.
While the Manteca Unified School District's legal counsel has answered some of the questions regarding Board of Trustee Wendy King's alleged conflict of interest as a paid executive director of the non-profit Manteca Unified Student Trust, there are more related issues that need to be clarified.
Agriculture students of the Manteca Unified School District are gearing up for the San Joaquin County Fair.
Principal Doug McCreath is saying so long to the Buffalo herd that he has shepherded for two years.
Manteca Unified School District trustee Wendy King has a "remote conflict of interest as a paid executive director of MUST," the district's legal counsel James Scot Yarnell said during Tuesday's board meeting.
There may be a California State University-Stanislaus satellite campus in Manteca in the near future.
They danced the Hokey Pokey.
The honks from vehicles passing through the intersection at Louise Avenue and Main Street were music to Ken Johnson's ears on Monday.
Manteca Unified is already a landlord to a number of district properties.
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.
"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.