Santa Clara County Office of Education

Edgar Covarrubias, an employee and resident of the Walden West Science Camp near Saratoga. (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

Molestation Suspect Exaggerated Job History; South Bay Science Camp For Kids Failed To Reference Check

Edgar Covarrubias-Padilla, the former camp counselor at Walden West in Santa Clara County, appears to have exaggerated his job history in order to with kids at the popular science camp.

06/15/2015

Edgar Covarrubias, an employee and resident of the Walden West Science Camp near Saratoga. (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

Former South Bay Science Camp Counselor Arrested For Child Porn Facing Additional Charges

A former science camp counselor in Santa Clara County who allegedly possessed hundreds of child pornography photos and videos is facing additional charges, a deputy district attorney said Wednesday.

05/20/2015

Edgar Covarrubias, an employee and resident of the Walden West Science Camp near Saratoga. (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

South Bay Children’s Science Camp Employee Accused Of Child Porn Possession

An employee of the Walden West Science Camp in Santa Clara County was arrested by authorities Thursday on suspicion of possessing child pornography.

05/07/2015

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San Jose Mayor Reed Calls For Education Reforms After Study Shows Minority Groups Left Behind

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed and school officials in San Jose called for reforms to the public school systems in Silicon Valley on Wednesday following release of a study showing Hispanic and African-American kids remain far behind in math and college preparation.

05/30/2013