STATE: Alum Rock chafes at county superintendent’s…

SAN JOSE — In an extraordinary move, Santa Clara County’s top school official has seized veto power over the Alum Rock Union School Board, launching a tug-of-war with the embattled board majority to stop further damage flagged by state auditors,… Read full article at San Jose Mercury News

STATE: California tells schools how they should…

As the fight over California’s immigration laws intensifies, Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra on Friday released a policy guide for school officials that lays out how they can protect students from immigration enforcement on school grounds. The guide details the steps… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

Man under the influence arrested after…

A man who for the third time showed up at Elsinore Elementary begging to use a telephone — at least once while under the influence — was arrested Thursday, March 29, sheriff’s and school district officials said. Robert Wesley Towery… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

VFW Post 233 honorees

VFW Post 233 honors law enforcement,…

VFW Desert Edge Post 233 in Beaumont honored law enforcement, students and community members for their work and their support of the Veterans of Foreign Wars during its annual Community Awards ceremony March 18 in the Sun Lakes ballroom. Post… Read full article at Record Gazette

Nestle staff visiting Cabazon Elementary

Nestle wants Cabazon’s kids to mind…

Keeping the world hydrated and healthy is a missive of the Nestle Waters North America Inc. corporation, messages the company hopes students at Cabazon Elementary School will carry with them through life. Representatives of Nestle, parent company of Arrowhead Mountain… Read full article at Record Gazette

Music Man cast on stage

Beaumont High School Drama Department presents…

Students from the Beaumont High School drama department will present The Music Man from April 19-29. The Music Man is family entertainment at its best. Meridith Wilson’s six-time, Tony Award winning musical comedy has been entertaining audiences since 1957 and… Read full article at Record Gazette

San Jacinto Unified School District’s Mountain…

SAN JACINTO – State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced Tuesday, Feb. 13, that Mountain View High School of San Jacinto Unified School District is one of 32 schools designated as a 2018 Model Continuation High School. The MCHS… Read full article at The Valley News

STATE: Rocklin kindergarten teacher caught in firestorm…

The Rocklin kindergarten teacher who was engulfed in a firestorm of criticism after she read a book about a transgender child during story time in June was named teacher of the year Monday by the California Charter Schools Association –… Read full article at The Sacramento Bee

STATE: Federal funding for after-school programs intact,…

Despite fears that the federal government would drastically cut support to after-school and summer programs, the budget agreement recently signed by President Donald Trump includes $1.21 billion in funding, which will provide thousands of children in high-poverty areas, kindergarten through… Read full article at EdSource