Security staff stands in front of District Education Center entrance

Back-to-school safety tips from Desert Sands…

Desert Sands Unified School District has comprehensive safety programs that include safety plans and protocols, which are reinforced by safety and emergency response drills throughout the year on every campus. The district’s comprehensive safety program includes an anti-bullying policy, as… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Parents United for Educational Change Workshop…

The school year was off to a rough start for the Coachella Valley Unified School District. A mother claims her six-year-old son was locked in a classroom during lunchtime. “I got left alone from class,” explains the six-year-old. Another parent… Read full article at KMIR TV Palm Springs

Kawhi Leonard stands with MVUSD students and administration

Kawhi Leonard Returns to Hometown Elementary…

Kawhi Leonard, the L.A. Clippers Foundation and non-profit community partner Baby2Baby, announced a gift of over 33,000 backpacks at his former elementary school Cloverdale Elementary School for every single student in the Moreno Valley Unified. This is part of a… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News

JROTC students stand at attention in front of flag with photo of Officer Moye nearby

VVHS Honors Fallen Officer

On Tuesday, August 20, 2019, Valley View High School hosted a vigil in honor of fallen CHP Officer Andre Moye Jr. The Board of Education, Superintendent Dr. Martinrex Kedziora, cabinet members, students, staff, and community members gathered together around the… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News

Former Riverside high school assistant football…

A 23-year-old former assistant football coach at a Riverside high school pleaded guilty Thursday, Aug. 29, to having sexual relations with a student. Windell J. Thompson admitted a felony charge of unlawful intercourse with a minor and a misdemeanor count… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

La Quinta High School life skills…

LA QUINTA, Calif. - LA QUINTA, Calif. - Each month, KESQ recognizes a teacher doing great things around the Coachella Valley with our "One Class At A Time" award. For August, KESQ and "One Class At A Time" sponsor Walter… Read full article at KESQ News

officers stand with Vanessa Vega in classroom

PSPD escorts daughter of fallen Officer…

PALM SPRINGS, Calif.- - Another school year has started in the valley, and along with it, a tradition that the law enforcement has continued for the past several years; on Wednesday, PSPD officers provided an escort t school for Vanessa… Read full article at KESQ News

Former childcare worker, school volunteer accused…

INDIO, Calif.- - Two former school volunteers accused of child sexual abuse pleaded not guilty pleas in Indio court Wednesday. One of the two men also had an extensive history of working in childcare in the valley. James McCall Anderson,… Read full article at KESQ News

PV College Foundation members stand with students holding laptop bags

PVC Foundation hosts 2019 Laptop Awards…

Palo Verde College (PVC) Foundation leadership, campus officials, and students were on-hand Aug. 20 at the John O. Crain College Services Center for the live 2019 Laptop Awards drawing, held during PVC’s Week of Welcome (WOW) events. As part of… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

Lockdown at Harada Elementary in Eastvale…

Harada Elementary School in Eastvale was locked down Tuesday, Aug. 27, for about an hour after a report of shots fired in a nearby neighborhood, according to Riverside County Sheriff’s deputies. Two arrests were made following the lockdown and no… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise