Not too long ago, the Manteca Unified School District entered into an agreement with the Public Agency Retirement Services.
Manteca Unified plays host to the 15th annual San Joaquin County Academic Pentathlon. Today, seventh- and eighth- grade students from both public and private schools will test their knowledge and leadership skills at East Union High. The event for sixth-grade students is planned for the following Saturday, May 9, at Manteca High. Fifty-eight teams consisting of nine students will compete in the three events scheduled for those two days, including some 180 alternatives. According to ...
Eric Simoni once played basketball under Bill Stricker at East Union High. The Lancers hoop coach is now in line to become the next dean of athletics at his alma mater. The post was made available when Stricker announced his retirement effective at the end of this school year. Trustees of the Manteca Unified School District made the move official last Tuesday during closed session. The board also selected Deborah Forte as the next principal ...
Amber Diekmann is a freshman at Manteca High. A year ago, she decided to challenge herself by taking Advanced Placement classes. Diekmann now has hopes of attending college after high school. However, she fears those plans could be derailed if AP courses are part of the cost-cutting casualties to bridge Manteca Unified's $23.5 million budget shortfall. "Without AP classes we would be limited in our ability to excel," Diekmann told the school board at Tuesday's ...
The East Union High cheerleaders will host their second annual drive-through barbecue dinner on Monday, May 4, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the EUHS student parking lot. The event is being sponsored by local restaurant, Papa Joe's Big BBQ. Cost is $10. Included will be Papa Joe's signature baby back ribs and chicken, homemade beans, garden fresh salad and roll. All proceeds will help pay for camp and uniforms for the EU cheer squad. ...
Six elementary school students were awarded a collective $300 for their efforts in the South San Joaquin Irrigation District's Poster Contest.
Friday's memorial service for the dead in this year's "Every 15 minutes" dramatization was heavy with emotion.
Farm Day 2009 at St. Anthony's School in Manteca featured plenty of rides for the students and some of their teachers.
It's a vignette of real tragedy - "Every 15 Minutes" - that Manteca emergency workers hope will have an impact on high school seniors and their parents.
LATHROP - Lathrop Elementary held its third annual "Evening with the STARs" Ice-Cream Sundae STAR Recognition.
Everything's Groovy at Lathrop High "Everything's Groovy" is a one- hour mini-musical tribute to the 1960s being staged as Lathrop High's first musical. It runs in the Lathrop High School Theatre tonight and Saturday. The show begins at 7 o'clock each evening. Tickets can be purchased at the box office, which will open at 6:30 each evening. They can also be purchased in advance from Mrs. Puett at Lathrop High School. Tickets prices ...
Thelma D. Asher, 95, entered into rest on, April 17, 2009 in Manteca. She was born on, April 10, 1914 in Santa Cruz, Cal. She joins in heaven her husband, Claude Asher, her son, Judge Don I. Asher, her great grandson, Kallen Graham and her sister Dorothy Larrabee.
Stacey Hernandez shares the one big concern of those attending the recent Manteca Unified transportation department meetings – safety.
Jonathan Ortega has only been involved in ceramics since the beginning of the school year. In that time, the Weston Ranch High senior has managed to craft several outstanding pieces, according to his instructor Kira Eadington, including the functional teapot displayed at Tuesday's fourth annual Manteca Unified Art Show. The dark green ceramic teapot captured the top overall "best of show" prize. "He has a great eye for detail," said Eadington of her student. "I ...
Isabella Mays, a first-grade student at Stella Brockman School, has been receiving chemotherapy for the past 16 months to treat a brain tumor.
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.
You know Halloween is around the corner when the bright orange gourds appear on the grassy lawn in front of Nile Garden School.
In time, the crepe myrtle plunged into the ground at Lincoln Elementary School will bloom beautiful pink flowers.
Tesoro 8 plus Union Ranch 9 equals Tara 17.
River Islands Technology Academy is no ordinary school.