Here’s how Inland Empire school districts…

With rare exceptions, California’s public school students haven’t set foot on campus since mid-March — and, now, many won’t for a while. Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Friday, July 17, that counties on the state’s coronavirus watch list — including Los… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Parents of 11-year-old Black student repeatedly…

The parents of an 11-year-old Black student have filed a complaint against the Moreno Valley Unified School District alleging campus resource officers discriminated against the boy when they handcuffed him four separate times for displaying non-threatening, disability-related defiance. Neither the… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Lake Elsinore schools reopening plan starts…

Lake Elsinore Unified School District’s approximately 21,000 students will begin the 2020-21 school year with 100% online learning five days a week when classes resume Aug. 12, officials announced Thursday, July 16. District spokesman Mark Dennis said school officials and… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

LEUSD announces decision to start school…

The Lake Elsinore Unified School District announced Thursday, July 16, in an advisory notice that the district will begin the 2020-21 school year with a full distance learning format on Aug. 12. “This plan of action has not been reached… Read full article at The Valley News

PVC Foundation laptop awards application deadline…

The 2020-2021 Palo Verde College (PVC) Foundation Laptop Awards application deadline period is fast approaching, as eligible enrolled students have until 5 p.m. Aug. 14, to return forms. "It is recognized that a readily available computer is essential to student… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

MUSD board approves full-time distance, hybrid…

After hearing staff reports, listening to public comments from more than 50 individuals and lengthy discussion, the Menifee Union School District board voted 3-2 Tuesday night to offer full-time distance learning and a hybrid learning model as the two options… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

FFA team from Perris High School…

A team of agriculture science students from Perris High School won first place in vegetable crop judging in the state FFA (Future Farmers of America) competition this spring. They are graduating seniors Italia Plantillaz and Daniel Rodriguez, junior Miguel Soto… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

CIF-SS commissioner Rob Wigod hints that…

CIF Southern Section commissioner Rob Wigod was on AM-570 with Fred Roggin and Rodney Peete during their lunchtime radio show on Tuesday and gave the biggest indication yet that the 2020-21 high school sports season that is scheduled to start… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Los Angeles, San Diego school districts…

Amid spiking coronavirus cases, Los Angeles Unified School District campuses will remain closed when classes resume next month, Superintendent Austin Beutner said today, defying President Donald Trump's demand that students return to in-person instruction. Beutner said the "health and safety… Read full article at The Desert Sun

State budget sets standards, more accountability…

As individual school districts across California consider how to reopen, lawmakers in Sacramento this week passed a state budget that’s intended to provide structure and demand accountability for schools during the pandemic. Online education and related technology, student transfers, and… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise