kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

School

A boys bathroom at Le Conte Elementary School in Berkeley. CBS)

Berkeley School District Changes Policy After Elementary Student Forced To Clean Bathrooms As Punishment

11-year-old Ishmael Perry said he was just an innocent bystander when a classmate at LeConte Elementary used bullying language in the afterschool program, but he was threatened with suspension. He instead chose to clean the school’s bathrooms for two weeks.

06/11/2014

A family photo of Jahi McMath before her cardiac arrest and massive blood loss, leading to brain death following a tonsillectomy. (Credit McMath Family)

Jahi McMath To Get Honorary Diploma From Oakland School Months After Going On Life Support

The family of Jahi McMath has convinced her Oakland school to offer her an honorary diploma moths after she was declared brain dead following complications from surgery.

06/11/2014

A family photo of Jahi McMath before her cardiac arrest and massive blood loss, leading to brain death following a tonsillectomy. (Credit McMath Family)

Jahi McMath’s Family Says School Is Resisting Request For Honorary Diploma

The family of Jahi McMath wants her school to grant her an honorary diploma months after the teen was left on life support following complications from surgery.

06/11/2014

(CBS)

‘Seating Irregularity’ Invalidates Pleasanton High School Students’ AP Tests

The stress level for college-bound students at Amador Valley High School has kicked up another notch after dozens of advanced placement test scores were tossed out because seats were placed too close together during the exams.

05/30/2014

A sale pending sign stands in front of a home for sale in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Teachers Being Priced Out Of San Francisco’s Booming Real Estate Market

Teachers in San Francisco say they are being priced out of the city, and even their jobs.

05/27/2014

"Nan" is a Canine Companion at the Center for Early Intervention for Deafness. (CBS)

Canine Companion Becomes Newest Teacher At Berkeley School For Deaf Children

A Berkeley school for deaf children has a new K-9 staff member that is helping bring joy to a silent world.

05/21/2014

A Christian holding a crucifix praying beads (Saif Dahlah/AFP/Getty Images)

Instructor Reportedly Quitting Over Oakland Catholic School Morality Pledge

Teachers at Catholic schools in the East Bay were recently asked to sign a morality pledge covering their lives beyond the school walls as part of their next contract. As a result, it now looks like at least one member of the staff at Bishop O’Dowd High School won’t be returning next year.

05/16/2014

Cloverdale High School aide faces 11 years in prison for molesting three students. (Royalty free image)

Sonoma County Special Ed Teacher’s Aide Gets 11 Years In Prison For Molesting Teens

A former Cloverdale High School teacher’s aide will be sentenced in July to more than 11 years in prison for molesting three teenage boys.

05/16/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

Man Dead Following Shooting Near San Jose School

Officers were dispatched after they received a report of a person shot in the 600 block of Gridley Street shortly after 11:05 p.m., Sgt. Heather Randol said.

05/16/2014

(via Jessica Urbina’s Facebook page)

Graduating San Francisco Catholic School Girl’s Photo Yanked From Yearbook For Wearing Tuxedo

A San Francisco teen girl who chose to wear a tuxedo for her senior picture is allegedly being discriminated against over the choice.

05/15/2014

more

previous