Parent Upset About Berkeley School Using Compression Vests On KidsCertain schools in Berkeley using a type of vest designed to calm young students have angered at least one parent who claim they were never informed of the policy.
High Lead Levels Found In Water Fountains At Berkeley SchoolsSix schools in Berkeley have shut off their water after test results found excessive lead contamination, according to school officials.
Berkeley School Stabbing Suspect Charged With Attempted MurderA 20-year-old student was charged Thursday with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly stabbing a female administrator at a private school in West Berkeley on Tuesday afternoon, prosecutors said.
Staff Member Stabbed At Berkeley School Released From Hospital A female staff member at a private school in West Berkeley who allegedly was stabbed by a 20-year-old student on Tuesday afternoon has been treated for non-life-threatening injuries at a local hospital and released, a police spokesman said Wednesday.
Suspect Arrested For Allegedly Stabbing Berkeley School PrincipalPolice have arrested a 20-year-old man accused of stabbing a Berkeley school principal Tuesday afternoon before fleeing the scene, authorities said.
Berkeley Schools ‘Recess Restriction’ May Unfairly Target Minority KidsThe Berkeley Unified School District is asking for more details about how its “recess restriction” policy is working.
Berkeley High School Recalls Yearbooks Over Offensive PrankBerkeley High School has asked all students to bring back their yearbooks after offensive language was placed into the yearbook. The students affected believe the comment was motivated by race.
Berkeley High School Students Say District Not Doing Enough To Combat Sexual HarassmentStudents in Berkeley say their high school has become a hostile learning environment, saying they are being harassed in the hallways and administrators aren’t doing anything about it.
'The Lonely Island' Working On a Berkeley High ProjectAndy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer & Jorma Taccone are back in Berkeley working on a special project...
Berkeley Superintendent Finalist Withdraws Amid Prop. 8 FlapThe sole finalist for the Berkeley schools superintendent post has withdrawn his candidacy after rumors circulated that he opposes same-sex marriage.
Berkeley Unified Teachers Getting 1-Percent BonusIn a state that’s plagued with ongoing public education cuts, teachers in the Berkeley Unified School District will get a welcome one-time bonus, according to the Berkeley Board of Education announced.
'Lonely Island' Comics Donate $250K To Berkeley SchoolsThe guys from Lonely Island will be donating $250,000 to the district, all part of a Super Bowl Doritos ad contest.