A new lawsuit claims that a program meant to provide mentorship and guidance for students in Riverside County, California, is actually funneling them into the criminal justice system and violating their constitutional rights.
Medical professionals are now finding a dangerous increase in the number of California parents using medical waivers to avoid vaccinations for their children.
A charter school whose curriculum would focus on the needs of dyslexic students may not get off the ground in Fresno, after a review by the County Superintendent of Schools recommended denying its petition.
A month before the start of the new school year, dozens of parents are still battling with the San Jose Unified over a location for a new K-8 charter school that the district has been reluctant to support.
A California State Board of Education decision to approve a charter school over a school district’s objections laid bare the limits of the state’s charter laws.
Chico Unified School District will launch its newest school this fall. Oak Bridge Academy, located in the Chico Mall, will welcome students in August.
Students in the four-county region scored well enough on 21,977 Advanced Placement tests to earn college credit in 2016-17, up nearly 40 percent from five years earlier, according to new data from the California Department of Education.
A third of parents surveyed nationally say they fear for their children’s safety at school, but a significant majority — 63 percent — do not support the idea of arming teachers as a way to make schools safer, according to a new poll on attitudes toward public schools.
Whittier City school board members in Monday telephone interviews said they like the experience, energy and background of Maria Martinez-Poulin, a 24-year-educator who now is assistant superintendent of curriculum and Instruction in Centralia School District.
Possibly adding high schools to the Menifee Union School District will be the topic when school board members meet with their counterparts from the Perris Union High School District board Tuesday, July 17.