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;
Manteca Unified School District is dipping into reserves to cover a $9 million shortfall due to the state not covering the tab for home-to-school transportation and special education.
Evelyn Moore is going for 24. She is reaching the tail end of her fifth term as Manteca Unified School District Trustee representing Area 5. And she will be adding four more years to her 20-year tenure, starting right after the Nov. 4 elections.
TRACY – Amanda Spencer never thought she would see the day she would earn her high school diploma after leaving an area high school in 2010. That changed on Monday when the Lodi resident was awarded a diploma from Delta Charter Online, a new Tracy-based charter school authorized by New Jerusalem Elementary School District.
Manteca Unified 10th graders who took the 2014 California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) in March showed "slightly higher passing rates" in both English Language Arts and Math when compared to the overall San Joaquin County and state passing rates.
Nominations are being sought for the 2014 Sierra High School Hall of Fame. Deadline for submissions is midnight on Friday, Oct. 3, with the selections to be announced three days later.
The faulty fire alarm system at East Union High is forcing the use of staff to stand guard around campus when the system is malfunctioning.