Mt. Diablo Unified School District
Joseph Martin, a former teacher at Woodside Elementary in Concord, is facing 125 felony molestation charges.
A young woman who was abused by a teacher during her days at a middle school in Clayton filed a lawsuit this week against that teacher, the school principal and the Mt. Diablo Unified School District.
A Walnut Creek school janitor arrested last month for allegedly molesting two boys pleaded not guilty to 20 felony child molestation counts Thursday after police found three more victims in the case.
Extra security will be on hand at three schools in Concord on Friday, following a shooting threat sent to one of the campuses.
Scores of parents and teachers affiliated with an East Bay high school have pinned their hopes on a Tuesday school board meeting to consider convertiing the campus into a charter school.
More than 100 teachers and other employees in the Mt. Diablo school system will be losing their jobs, but school officials say that’s fewer than had been expected.
The cash-strapped Mt. Diablo school district is getting some fundraising help from an unlikely, but welcome source.