Riverside: School district seeks grant for…

Riverside Unified School District is applying for $30 million in federal money for innovations at a dozen schools. The district hopes to impress the U.S. Department of Education with its innovative ideas to boost students’ learning as the federal government… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Moreno Valley: School board candidates face…

Moreno Valley school board candidates say negotiating the district through tough financial times and increasing parent involvement are among the biggest issues they face heading to the Nov. 6 election. Incumbents Tracey Vackar and Rick Sayre are running against challengers… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Riverside: Scientists to offer students advice

More than 200 students will get advice on their science fair projects from working scientists and engineers on Saturday, Oct. 13. The Science Fair Expo will be from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Riverside County Office of Education,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Riverside: Yale honors teacher

Poly High School science teacher Matt Schiller has earned a 2012 Yale Educator Award. Schiller is one of 50 teachers and 40 counselors representing 33 states and 12 countries to receive this honor. He was nominated by 2012 Poly graduate… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Beaumont: New school parking lot under…

The Beaumont school district wants to provide families more parking at Tournament Hills Elementary School and plans, while in the works, are still being discussed. At last week’s school board meeting, architect Leo Johnson presented a revised design plan, the… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Perris: Val Verde candidates list top…

Val Verde school board candidates say building a new high school, oversight of Measure L funding and restoring school programs are among the biggest issues they face as the Nov. 6 election approaches. Incumbent Val Verde Unified School District board… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Law enforcement, schools work together after…

Jesus Emiliano Almanza, 35, of Hemet, brought the San Jacinto Valley law enforcement community and San Jacinto educators together on the same public safety team Thursday, Oct. 11. Not exactly in a family reunion way. Yes, there was pizza and… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Banning: School board poised to fill…

With a pool of four candidates, the Banning school board may appoint a new member Tuesday, Oct. 16. The board has called a special meeting for 6 p.m. in the City Council chambers at the Banning Civic Center, 99 E.… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Riverside: Arlington High School wins GOT…

During a crowded homecoming pep rally, the California Milk Processor Board honored Arlington High School in Riverside with $3,000 for winning the GOT MILK? Breakfast Challenge. Arlington, Ramona and PolyTech High School in the Riverside Unified School District competed in… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Menifee: Two vie for seat on…

Former Romoland school board member Bill Gould will face off against teacher David Nelissen in the race for a seat on the Perris Union High School District board of trustees in November. It is the district’s first election since the… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise