Joanna de Graaf is concerned about the safety of youngsters walking to and from New Haven School.
RIPON – A group of 20 volunteers is making sure that elementary athletics aren't completely done away with because of budget constraints.
McParland School conducted its Back to School Night Thursday evening.
STOCKTON - The Stockton Ports, reigning champions of the California League, will award Walter Woodward Elementary School in Manteca $1,000, for having the highest percentage of participation in the Ports Baseball by the Books reading program, in an on-field, pre-game ceremony on Saturday at 7:05 p.m.
Jason Messer was pleased with the California Standards Test results released a few days ago. CST consisted of five performance areas – advanced, proficient, basic, below basic and far below basic – in English-language arts and math. The state's goal is for all students at all grade levels to score at the proficient or advanced levels in the various subject areas. Manteca Unified is within that goal. "Our CSTs reflect a continuation of improvement at ...
Parents got a chance to meet their child's teachers during Stella Brockman's Back to School Night on Wednesday.
The back-to-school events at Manteca Unified's elementary school sites will begin this week.
Rachel Godfrey-Stacy was aware that her son, Benjamin, would be in a kindergarten classroom filled with a lot of students.
What's in a name? When it comes to naming a brand-new facility, the Manteca Unified School District has a policy in place, calling for a five-member committee to handle such matters. The naming of the two recently completed facilities at Shasta School and Neil Hafley could soon be in the hands of members from both communities. At a recent school board meeting, Superintendent Jason Messer indicated that some interest has already been sparked in the ...
Ninety less teachers, cutbacks in transportation, pay cuts for all school workers and layoffs of support staff from custodians to office staff, and reduced classroom budgets.
TURLOCK - California State University, Stanislaus Fall 2008 honors students from Manteca are as follows:
A simple donation of a package of ruled binder paper to a school near you could make a big difference in a kid's education – and the financial bottom line of their teacher – this school year at Manteca Unified campuses.
Adriel Sarmento didn't seem the least bit worried as he paced the long central corridor of Manteca High School on Friday morning.
Two years ago, Jillian Goulart and Frances Telles attended freshmen orientation at East Union High.
Do you know of a place where your child can be safe, have fun and get homework assistance? The Give Every Child A Chance (GECAC) free After School Advantage Programs (ASAP) provides a safe, structured, and enjoyable after school program to students in elementary school. ASAP is currently being offered in Manteca Unified School District at Shasta French Camp, Golden West, Sequoia, Lincoln, and Lathrop Elementary schools. Other sites GECAC oversees include El Portal Middle ...
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.