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San Jose Unified Wants To Require Internships For Students

If the plan is approved by the school board, students would have to finish an internship to graduate from high school.


Crime scene investigators work the scene of a shooting that killed seven at Oikos University April 3, 2012 in Oakland, California. Six students and one employee died yesterday when a gunman

State Regulators Say Oikos Is An Underperforming School

Even before Monday’s shooting, Oikos had drawn the attention of state regulators in a negative way.



California Dropout Rate Reaches Nearly 20 Percent

The numbers are even worse in Oakland, where 37 percent of students were found to have dropped out before graduating.


Five Magellanic penguin chicks waddle back to San Francisco Zoo’s Penguin Island after graduating from ‘fish school’.

5 Penguin Chicks Graduate From San Francisco Zoo ‘Fish School’

Five penguin chicks graduated from “fish school” and returned to the San Francisco Zoo’s Penguin Island Saturday morning for a graduation march — or waddle.

CBS San Francisco–07/30/2011


Bay Area Figures Startling In Latest High School Dropout Report

A new state report showed that California public high school students were graduating at a higher rate, but more students also were dropping out.