Three Manteca Unified sites made the 2010 Distinguished Schools.
By VINCE REMBULAT
RIPON - A Ripon High School Sports Hall of Fame is on the horizon to mark the school's upcoming 100th anniversary in public education.
LATHROP - Lathrop Elementary School Warriors celebrated STAR success with its annual "Evening with the STARs".
RIPON - Ripon High School Performing Arts Department will be performing the '50s Rock and Roll musical "Grease!"
Shasta School's eighth grade class is conducting a pancake breakfast and car wash on Saturday, April 24, at the campus on Edison Street at North Powers Avenue.
Top Lathrop Elementary Warriors celebrated their success for the second trimester.
Students and teachers in Manteca High School's Visual and Performing Arts Department will celebrate their annual Day of the Arts on Wednesday, April 21, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Winter Gym. This event is free and open to the public.
Jamar Berry and the rest of his sixth-grade classmates from Great Valley Elementary knew the basics of recycling and what steps to take in order to preserve the environment.
The reaction to death and carnage involving fellow students brought out very real tears, Kleenex and depression at a funeral for the "victims" of the Every 15 Minutes staged crash scene in the Manteca High School football stadium Wednesday morning.
They're looking forward to the Health Occupation Students of America National Leadership Conference in Orlando, Fla.
RIPON - The elimination of two overflow K-3 classrooms at Ripon's Parkview and Colony Oak Elementary schools was approved by Ripon Unified trustees Tuesday night bringing a net savings of some $42,000.
The scene was real – bringing back a lot of serious memories – when Manteca's high school seniors gathered on a football field grandstand on Tuesday to witness the tragedy that comes from drinking and driving.
Joshua Cowell School All-Stars for April were selected based on citizenship and academic achievement.
The second trimester at Neil Hafley School honor roll recipients were;
Deborah Romero, loan officer with Ability Mortgage, is the new president of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees.
The sixth graders at Joshua Cowell School are working to literally send warm greetings to the residents at the Manteca HOPE Shelter. They have started a blanket drive which is their way of taking part in the global "youth empowerment" program called WE Day organized by Free the Children, a non-profit organization.
Four members of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees were sworn in to office Tuesday night.
Love INC is a non-profit organization that dispenses hand-ups and not hand-outs. Now, it's the one in need of a hand-up. Volunteers who can provide extra helping hands are needed to help with the additional load it is handling this Christmas.
Ashley Drain, who defeated Manuel Medeiros in the November election as trustee for Area 2 in Manteca Unified, will not be sworn in by San Joaquin Superior Court Judge Tony Agbayani at the board meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 9.