The search is on for the position of superintendent at the Manteca Unified School District. Since the departure of Cathy Nichols-Washer to Lodi Unified just prior to the new school year, Jason Messer has been filling the role as acting superintendent. He's still the assistant superintendent of educational services, and has been wearing both hats for about the past six months. Trustees, not too long ago, adopted a process for the selection of a new ...
Sierra High and the new Lathrop High will continue block scheduling. But the Manteca Unified School District may have to look at other funding resources. Trustees voted 5-2 Tuesday to eliminate the general fund contributions as part of the Level II recommendations put together by acting Superintendent Jason Messer's budget reduction committee. In turn, the move could save the district $210,000 of the estimated $8 million under the Level II plan. While California is yet ...
McParland School honored its outstanding students for the first trimester as part of their Character Café awards.
Science camp transportation - a $34,760 expenditure - could be in jeopardy.
Along with the proposed Level II budget cuts, Manteca Unified's board of trustees will recognize winners of the recent Spelling Bee tonight.
RIPON - Fifteen Ripon elementary school students are going to the inauguration of President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C.
RIPON – Facing more than $1 million in mid-year budget cuts with another $500,000 expected for the next school year, Ripon Unified is now facing some tough decisions.
The deepening state budget crisis is going to make it difficult - if not impossible – for Manteca Unified School District to meet payroll and pay other bills through June 30.
The Manteca Unified School District board will only need to cut $600,000 out of the designated Level 3 cuts up for consideration to close a $14 million shortfall assuming, of course, they adopt recommendations made by a 100-member committee.
Michael Dodge has been a key figure for the Manteca Unified School District since 2002 But on late Tuesday, the assistant superintendent of business services announced his retirement effective immediately. "He'll continue to work with the district as a consultant," Acting Superintendent Jason Messer said following the budget reduction advisory committee meeting. Dodge provided no reason for his retirement. But the move could also come as a savings to the district under the interim restructuring ...
It's for the benefit of teen drivers - a special shrimp feed dinner dance set for Saturday night.
LATHROP - The three Lathrop Council members present at Tuesday night's meeting all voted to approve the agreement that will provide interim sewer service for the new Lathrop High School.
LATHROP - An interim solution to Lathrop High School's sewer and storm drainage problems will be considered by the City Council at their regular meeting on Tuesday.
Debbie Wold has been a Merrill Gardens resident for the past three years. During that time, she looks forward to the performance of Christmas carols as sung by Lincoln School third-grade students. It means so much to us," Wold said on Thursday. "It's a nice way to build up the Christmas spirit." About 80 youngsters from the classes of Laura Sutters, Micah Kelly, Gina Obrochta and Deana Ehlen spent that day spreading the holiday spirit ...
LATHROP - Even with the looming possibility that the new Lathrop High School could be closed to stave off anticipated school budget deficits next fiscval year, city officials are proceeding with plans to install additional traffic-safety measures at Dos Reis Road, the temporary entrance to the 50-acre campus, and Manthey Road intersection.
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.
The number of candidates for the position of San Joaquin County Office of Education superintendent continues to grow.