graduating class

Beaumont: LVN class to graduate

Twenty-six students who recently completed a 16-month licensed vocational nursing program at Beaumont Adult School will graduate at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at the Beaumont High School Performing Arts Theater. The class consists of: Jessica McCormick, Chanae Tarver, Christina… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

spelling bee winners

Repeat spelling bee winner

It’s a three-peat spelling bee win this year for seventh-grader Shakson Isaac in San Jacinto Unified School District’s event held Jan. 29 at the district office. The San Jacinto Leadership Academy student out spelled 19 other students from 10 district… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Hemet: School employees recognized

Two Hemet Unified School District employees will receive awards from the Association of California School Administrators at a dinner on April 30. Assistant Superintendent Vincent Christakos was named the 2014 Business Services Administrator of the Year, and Mark Attebery, director… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

students of the month

San Jacinto area top students recognized

The latest recipients in the San Jacinto Valley Chambers of Commerce Student of the Month program were honored for inspiring academic excellence at a Jan. 23 ceremony at Emilio’s Restaurant in San Jacinto. Honored were, from Hemet Unified: Nathan Timpson,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

students get landfill presentation from falconer

Lake Elsinore Elementary Students Tour El…

Over 100 second and third grade students from Tuscany Hills Elementary School in Lake Elsinore toured the Waste Management El Sobrante Landfill and Wildlife Preserve, located nearby in unincorporated Riverside County, on Feb. 5 and 6. Waste Management staff from… Read full article at

MVUSD building

District eyes change in elections

Moreno Valley Unified School District’s five trustees may be elected by area instead of at-large. The district held two public meetings last week and will host a third Wednesday, Feb. 12, before the board decides at its Feb. 25 meeting.… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

students rehearsing on stage

Students get their first taste of…

The theater inside Corona Civic Center was dark, save for a pool of light at the front of the stage. Parkridge Elementary School fifth-grader Courtlyn Borders shot onto the stage to stand alone in the light near a crouching “camerawoman.”… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Rio Vista Elementary School students

Veteran educator Donald Aikens gets Palm…

PALM SPRINGS — A veteran educator has been chosen to fill an empty seat on the Palm Springs Unified School Board, but the seat will change hands again next year, likely going to a candidate from Desert Hot Springs. Donald… Read full article at The Desert Sun

students with science projects

Riverside: Science fair projects to be…

More than 280 students’ science fair projects will be on view at the 25th annual Riverside Unified School District Science and Engineering Fair. The event is from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, at the Highlander Union Building at… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise