Sixteen patients were treated for heat related illnesses at an outdoor graduation ceremony in Brentwood Saturday morning.
Graduation rates throughout the University of California system have risen significantly over the past 20 years despite cuts in state funding, a university official said Wednesday.
In his pursuit to hold down the cost of a college education in California, Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday asked the University of California to identify which factors have the greatest effect on campus graduation rates.
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Many of the students who use Cyber High to help them graduate need remedial course work once they enter college.
High school graduation rates are hitting record highs in the Bay Area, California and across the nation. But, earning a diploma doesn’t always equal getting an education. An increasing number of students make up courses they’ve failed by taking classes online. They earn credits, but not necessarily knowledge.
The NBA draft was held Thursday night, but the dream of being drafted is distant for most athletes who play college ball.
A Contra Costa Superior Court Judge has upheld the decision of a Brentwood high school principal to suspend 30 students, who were involved in a series of senior pranks.
On Sunday, more than a hundred college-bound students will be honored in Oakland for defying the odds.
If the plan is approved by the school board, students would have to finish an internship to graduate from high school.