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San Jose Unified School District

San Jose High School Pays Tribute To Former Student Killed In Isla Vista Rampage

The principal of Lynbrook High School in San Jose this morning asked for a moment of silence for 2012 graduate Cheng Hong, one of six people killed by his deranged roommate Friday near Santa Barbara.

05/27/2014

Sonoma State University

Phil Matier: California College-Prep Course Successes Overstated

The highly-touted plan to have every student in the San Jose Unified School District pass the classes required for UC or California State University admission is apparently not the success a lot of people thought it was.

01/28/2013

Candles are lit among mementos at a memorial for victims of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, on December 17, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. The first two funerals for victims of the shooting were held today. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Counselors Provided At Bay Area Schools Following Connecticut Tragedy

At schools across the Bay Area and around the country, counselors are being made available for students in the wake of last week’s mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.

12/17/2012

(Adam Jan/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Students Improve On High School Exit Exam, Scores Up Statewide

This year’s graduating class posted the highest pass rate on the state’s High School Exit Exam, with Bay Area districts seeing improvement.

08/22/2012

(CBS)

Leaked Questions At San Jose Schools Delay Standardized Test Results

Results of statewide standardized testing for California school children have been delayed because cell phone pictures of test questions were posted online by students at several schools, including two in San Jose, state officials said.

07/19/2012

(Adam Jan/AFP/Getty Images)

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.

05/21/2012

32-year-old Joseph Reghitto, a vice principal at Leland High School in San Jose, is accused of sexually assaulting a minor. (SJPD)

San Jose School Vice Principal Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Minor

A vice principal at a San Jose high school was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of sexually assaulting a minor, according to police.

05/03/2012

(Adam Jan/AFP/Getty Images)

San Jose Unified School District Prepared For Looming State Budget Cuts

A projected $3 billion budget deficit now facing California this fiscal year will almost certainly trigger cuts in December at school districts throughout the state.

11/17/2011

(CBS)

Thousands Of Bay Area School Children Still Need Whooping Cough Shots

Thousands of middle and high school students in Oakland, San Jose and San Francisco still haven’t gotten their mandatory whooping cough vaccination, even though the deadline to get the shot has already passed in some school districts.

09/16/2011

(AP)

Silicon Valley’s Largest School District Says Goodbye To Furlough Days

Despite the uncertainty over state funding, schools in the San Jose Unified School District will be in session for a full 180 days and there will be no teacher furloughs.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/16/2011

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