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Back To School Study Tips For Teens

Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.

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18-year-old Akintunde Ahmad, who is graduating from Oakland Technical High School on Wednesday, June 11, 2014. (Jeffrey Schaub/CBS)

KCBS Cover Story: Standout Oakland Student Reflects On High School Career On Graduation Day

18-year-old Akintunde Ahmad said graduation on Wednesday will be filled with mixed emotions, as he’s leaving high school behind, but excited about his opportunities at Yale.

06/11/2014

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Palo Alto High School Principal Successfully Cracks Down On Student Streakers

The tradition of students streaking at Palo Alto High School, locally known as Paly, is on the decline after a principal has come up with a strict crackdown.

06/09/2014

St. Helena High School pool under construction. (CBS)

New North Bay High School Pool Comes With No Water; Former Student To The Rescue

A North Bay high school is close to putting the finishing touches on a multi-million dollar, state-of-the-art swimming pool, with one exception – there is no water available to fill it because of the drought. But now, a former student is stepping up to provide a solution.

05/21/2014

James Franco with brothers Dave and Tom. (CBS)

James Franco Film ‘Palo Alto’ Hitting Bay Area Theaters

The movie features high school kids partying, having sex, and generally behaving badly in Palo Alto, where Franco had his own share of wild times growing up.

05/08/2014

Tea Party protesters gather outside Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill. (CBS)

Flag-Waving Tea Party Activists Protest Outside South Bay School

About two dozen Tea Party activists showed up early carrying flags Monday morning to protest a recent federal court ruling in support of a school ban on wearing the American flag.

05/05/2014

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State High School Graduation Rates Climb Again; Marin County Tops Bay Area Rates

California’s high school graduation rate increased in 2013 for the fourth year in a row, according to data released Monday by the state’s Department of Education.

04/28/2014

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Fire Marshal Shuts Down Classrooms At A Santa Rosa High School Over Safety Violations

A Santa Rosa high school has shut down several classrooms after the local fire marshal uncovered a series of safety code violations.

04/18/2014

San Leandro High School teacher Leon Chang was arrested for an alleged sexual relationship with a teenager. (Source: San Leandro Police)

San Leandro Teacher Arrested For Alleged Sexual Relationship With Teen

A teacher at San Leandro High School has been arrested and charged for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a teenager, police said Thursday.

04/17/2014

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Gun Brandished During High School Football Game In Pacifica

A member of a visiting minor league football team allegedly brandished a gun during a dispute with a rival player after a game at Terra Nova High School in Pacifica on Saturday afternoon, a police sergeant said.

04/14/2014

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