Jack Renkens

Athletic recruiting expert to speak at…

National keynote speaker Jack Renkens of Recruiting Realities will bring his unique, no-nonsense presentation on college athletic recruiting to the Hemet High School gymnasium at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24. “It’s a Game … Know the Rules” is guaranteed to… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

accident scene

Boy hurt as vehicle crashes at…

PALM DESERT — A 10-year-old boy had major injuries from debris after a car crashed through a fence at a Palm Desert elementary school Wednesday morning. The boy, a student, was airlifted to a hospital after the 9:50 a.m. crash… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Beaumont resident Patricia Atherley, right, with instructor, Billy Dimry,

Beaumont woman proves it’s never too…

It took Patricia Atherley twice the time to earn her high school diploma, but it has been worth it for the Beaumont resident. The 47-year-old woman earned it in August 2013 after eight years of attending Beaumont Adult School. She… Read full article at Record Gazette

Vista Heights Middle School

Recess game ends in death

Vista Heights Middle School sixth-grader Elijah Allen was playing football during lunchtime recess when he collapsed and died Tuesday, fellow students and the Moreno Valley schools superintendent said. “He loved to play sports but his body couldn’t handle it,” said… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Teacher and students with iPads

Coachella Valley Unified to purchase new…

THERMAL — Coachella Valley Unified schools will purchase 10,000-13,000 of the new iPad Air tablets that Apple unveiled Tuesday, but the high demand for the device is likely to extend the school district’s iPad roll-out into the second half of… Read full article at The Desert Sun

solar farm

Board backs campus solar farms

Trustees of the Jurupa Unified School District on Monday, Oct. 21, unanimously voted to expand its solar energy program to include solar farms to be constructed on two school campuses. Representatives of Chevron Energy Solutions — which will oversee the… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Riverside County summit to feature author

The Riverside County Office of Education will host the 11th annual Riverside County Education Summit and Models of Academic Excellence Recognition Luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 24, at the Palm Springs Convention Center, 277 N. Avenida Caballeros, in Palm Springs. More… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

middle schooler editting video for parent orientation

Palm Springs Unified approves calendar changes

PALM SPRINGS — The Palm Springs Unified school board narrowly passed a new calendar for all schools Tuesday night, despite the objections of a small, yet passionate, group of teachers. The most significant impact of the new calendar will be… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Moreno Valley: Student, 12, collapses at…

A sixth-grader playing at lunchtime at Vista Heights Middle School in Moreno Valley collapsed and later died at a hospital Tuesday, Oct. 22, authorities said. The Moreno Valley Unified School District and Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, which contracts to police… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Students at culinary arts class

Lake Elsinore: Lakeside High Culinary Students…

Earlier this month, the Lakeside High School culinary department cooked up 800 pounds of warm German potato salad for the Oktoberfest festival at The Diamond. Every Wednesday, the students prepare and serve at a Rotary Club breakfast. Last week, it… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise