California tests at-home schooling

After weeks of uncertainty, it’s now obvious that the vast majority of California’s six million public school students will be staying, and presumably studying, at home this fall, rather than returning to the classrooms they hastily abandoned four months ago.… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

It’s official: CIF to move football,…

With the NFL considering playing this fall with no fans in attendance and some college football programs already playing a limited schedule, or not at all, it was a natural assumption that the 2020 high school football season would not… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Summer education continues in PSUSD

Though the 2019-20 school year ended last week, many Palm Springs Unified School District students are engaged in active learning through a variety of programs that began this week and will run through the end of July. Read full article at The Desert Sun

‘Together We Can’ will celebrate arts…

"Together We Can: A Celebration of Arts Education" is an upcoming hour-long television special produced by David Green's Musical Theatre University (MTU) and the Palm Springs Unified School District (PSUSD) Foundation in partnership with KESQ TV that will be broadcast… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Beaumont High School readies for campus…

Presumably when students return to Beaumont High School, they will see the progression of a couple of new buildings, and the concrete landscape that once made up basketball and tennis courts “relocated.” Beaumont’s school district anticipates construction of the first… Read full article at Record Gazette

Schools will reopen without in-person classes…

Citing the resurgent threat of the coronavirus pandemic in many parts of California, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Friday, July 17, that California schools will start the new school year with many students once again learning from home. “We all prefer… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Banning’s graduates welcomed on Bronco green…

After all 177 seniors had had the opportunity to drive up and collect their diplomas, Banning High School principal Matt Valdivia issued messages of congratulations to his Broncos community. “We took the proverbial punch to the gut with the official… Read full article at Record Gazette

Governor’s order means distance learning for…

Gov. Gavin Newsom all but assured the closure of all school campuses in Riverside County for the opening of the academic year with his announcement today about schools in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Newsom announced schools may open… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

STATE ISSUES GUIDELINES FOR REOPENING SCHOOLS;…

Up until today, the decision on schools reopening for in-person instruction has been left up to local districts to decide. Governor Newsom has announced that schools located in counties on the state’s monitoring list must stay closed. The state is… Read full article at KMIR TV Palm Springs

Newsom: Counties with high coronavirus numbers…

School districts in California counties with elevated coronavirus transmission must begin the academic year with distance learning, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Friday. The governor laid out guidelines for when schools will be allowed to reopen during a briefing Friday. Both… Read full article at The Desert Sun