Residents in the area of Central Avenue and MacArthur Avenue near Pittsburg High School were asked to shelter-in-place as a bomb squad detonated an explosive device Sunday night.
CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.
A Taco Bell restaurant in Antioch has started closing its dining room in the afternoons after managers say it has become a magnet for high school students after class, and fights have been breaking out.
Lowell High School has been evacuated according to the San Francisco Police Department due to an unspecified threat. Police say students are being taken safely to the campus football field as they conduct a sweep.
Two teenage football players at a Livermore high school were arrested after an alleged hazing incident involving another boy.
With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.
An Alameda high school is on lockdown Tuesday afternoon because of reports of a weapon there, police said.
The head football coach at Vanden High School in Fairfield has been arrested on suspicion of embezzling thousands of dollars from athletic fundraising events, Fairfield police said.
Investigators acting on a tip unraveled a plot to carry out a mass shooting at a suburban Los Angeles high school, arresting a pair of students who planned to target three school staffers and kill as many people as possible, police said Tuesday.
An alleged gang member was stabbed in a Fremont high school parking lot Wednesday night but appears to have started the fight, a police spokeswoman said Thursday.