COVID: More East Bay Parents Opt for Independent Study as COVID Cases RiseHundreds of families that enrolled their children for in-person classes this fall are now pulling them back home for independent study in the Mount Diablo Unified School District. This hesitation comes as COVID case numbers climb all across the country.
Extra Security At 3 Concord Schools Following ThreatExtra security will be on hand at three schools in Concord on Friday, following a shooting threat sent to one of the campuses.
East Bay District May Trim School Year To Bare MinimumThe Mt. Diablo School District is considering a proposal that would call for seven teacher furlough days, leaving the district with the minimum 175 school days.
Layoffs Continue As Bay Area Teachers Protest Budget Cuts Hundreds of teacher layoff notices went out this week in school districts across the Bay Area as teachers converged on Sacramento for a weeklong series of demonstrations.
Other Contra Costa Schools Spared From Closure, For NowThe Mount Diablo School District in Contra Costa County has voted to not close any more schools, but fiscal challenges remain.
Mt. Diablo Schools Strike Deal With Concord Car DealersThe cash-strapped Mt. Diablo school district is getting some fundraising help from an unlikely, but welcome source.
Two Concord Schools Get The Axe More than 500 people showed up at the Mount Diablo School District board meeting in Concord Tuesday night in an unsuccessful attempt to stop the closure of two schools.