High school

Leaves of a mature marijuana plant. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Pot Panel Ponders Using Tax Revenue To Fund Drug Counseling At Every California High School

Members of a commission led by California’s lieutenant governor said Tuesday that legalizing the recreational use of marijuana could generate enough tax revenue to fund drug education and counseling centers at every high school in the state, a potential upside that should be seriously considered as activists work to put a pot-legalization initiative before voters next year.

05/20/2015

Foothill High School, Pleasanton (CBS)

Pleasanton High School Student’s Petition Claims Dress Code Is Sexist, Unfair To Women

A high school student in Pleasanton has launched a petition to change her school’s dress code, saying it is sexist and unfairly singles out young women.

05/19/2015

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Student Dumped From Wheelchair Files Lawsuit Against Oakland School District

An Oakland High School student who was dumped out of his wheelchair by a campus security guard last year has filed a lawsuit against the school district.

05/15/2015

A high school student was found dead in Vallejo. (CBS)

Student Found Dead Of Gunshot Wound Near Vallejo High School

A male juvenile student of Jesse M. Bethel High School in Vallejo was found shot dead near a skateboard park not far from the school late Thursday morning, Vallejo police said.

05/14/2015

Yesenia Mendoza-Pina, Yolanda Jimenez and Sara Williams were killed in a violent car crash in Gilroy. (Instagram)

3 Best Friends Excited For High School Graduation Killed In Gilroy Car Crash

Charges are expected to be filed against the sole survivor of a car accident near Gilroy.

05/14/2015

A student wears one of the shirts disallowed at Live Oak High School (CBS)

Morgan Hill School Drops American Flag Ban Despite Federal Court Victory

For the second year in a row, American flag waving protesters camped out in front of a Morgan Hill High School Tuesday, this despite a decision by school officials to lift the ban on flag clothing.

05/05/2015

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Teachers Turn To Meditation To Help Stressed Out Students At Palo Alto High School

Palo Alto High School sits right across the street from Stanford University, and the expectations of the kids who attend can be high.

05/04/2015

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Word Of Planned Student Brawl Prompts Police To Swarm Berkeley High School Campus

Police swarmed the Berkeley High School campus Wednesday after staff caught word of a brawl between students planned after school.

04/29/2015

Composite drawing of a man suspected of trying to kidnap three high school girls in separate incidents. 22-year old Sagar Patel is accused of brandishing a gun and wearing a watch cap in one of the cases. (Hayward Police)

22-Year-Old Charged With Trying To Kidnap 3 East Bay Teen Girls

A 22-year-old student has been charged with three counts of attempted kidnapping to commit robbery for allegedly trying to force three teenage girls into his car over the past two months, according to the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office.

04/20/2015

The scoreboard on the football field at Clayton Valley Charter High School. (Photo Credit: Clayton Valley Football Instagram)

Clayton Valley High School Athletes Accused Of Robbing Purported Drug Dealer At Gunpoint

An East Bay high school football star and three of his classmates are behind bars for an alleged armed robbery involving a purported drug dealer.

04/16/2015

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