High school speedball team heads to…

Just weeks after becoming the first American high school to start a club for the nation’s newest upcoming sport, Murrieta Mesa will be sending a Speedball team to compete in France at the end of October. This marks the first… Read full article at The Valley News

Moreno Valley boy’s death after Landmark…

Moreno Valley and Landmark Middle School have been here before. Jerod Schroeder was 12 years old on Oct. 22, 1998. He was hanging out on Landmark’s basketball court when an older boy tried to kick another kid off the court… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

James Madison Elementary students relocate to…

Children from James Madison Elementary School in Indio started the first day at their home away from home — Adams Early Childhood Learning Center — with high fives from a welcoming faculty on Monday morning. It was their first day… Read full article at The Desert Sun

San Bernardino City Unified School District…

A ransomware attack over the weekend left San Bernardino City Unified School District computer servers inaccessible, with no estimate for restoration. Officials on Monday, Oct. 21, declined to disclose the ransom demands to unlock the system. The district said it… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Inland high school notes: Baseline and…

The Southwestern League football standings received a major shakeup after a week of surprising results. Vista Murrieta entered the week as the league’s only undefeated team, but the defending champion was stunned 17-10 by Temecula Valley. It marked Temecula Valley’s… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

San Bernardino City Unified School District…

A ransomware attack over the weekend left San Bernardino City Unified School District computer servers inaccessible, with no estimate for restoration. Officials on Monday, Oct. 21, declined to disclose the ransom demands to unlock the system. The district said it… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

STATE: California braces for deluge of child-sex-assault…

SAN DIEGO — Matt Smyth’s secret was revealed his senior year of high school with a knock on the front door of his family’s home in Fallbrook, Calif. Two plainclothes sheriff’s detectives were investigating reports that Smyth’s former assistant scoutmaster… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

CVUSD announces it will close all…

Coachella Valley Unified School District officials on Sunday announced all schools will remain closed Monday because of the Thermal dump fire that has continued to billow smoke and reduce air quality. A smoke advisory from the South Coast Air Quality… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Safety issues are sending Indio students…

Anyone living or working near Old Town La Quinta should prepare for a little more traffic than usual beginning Monday. More students — about 500, to be exact — will begin classes at John Adams Early Childhood Learning Center at… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Hackers hit San Bernardino school district…

Hackers infected servers used by the San Bernardino City Unified School District with ransomware, locking faculty and staff out of their e-mails over the weekend and forcing classes to proceed without Wi-Fi and other tech-based tools beginning Monday, Oct. 21.… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise