Manhattan-Based 'Avenues' Private School Set to Open Silicon Valley CampusA New York private school plans to launch a location in San Jose, raising the benchmark for expectations and tuition.
Debate Over Planned Expansion At Palo Alto Private School Turns UglyA neighborhood in Palo Alto bitterly divided over the expansion of a private school has people on both sides accusing the other of stealing and vandalizing yard signs.
Hillary Clinton Speaks At San Francisco School's Graduation CeremonyA surprise guest showed up Friday at an 8th grad graduation ceremony in San Francisco to deliver a speech: Hillary Clinton.
CA Donors Backing Push For Private School Vouchers Include Founders Of Netflix, Gap, KB HomeTop California school choice donors include Netflix founder Reed Hastings, Gap founders Donald and Doris Fisher and KB Home founder Eli Broad.
Charter Schools Gain Unprecedented Popularity In California, Waiting Lists Nearly DoubleIf the waiting lists are any indication, charter schools are are more popular than ever before in California.
84% Of Kindergartners Not Up-To-Date On Vaccines At A Marin School, Majority Of Students Unprotected At Many Private SchoolsThe Bay Area is home to pockets of unvaccinated school children numbering in the thousands, according to data from the California Department of Public Health, and Marin public schools showed some of the lowest vaccination rates in the state with many private religious and Waldorf schools reporting a majority of students not up to date on vaccines.
Arrest Of Ross School's Former Principal Shocks Small TownThe former principal of an exclusive private school in Marin County was released on bail after being arrested Friday when he was allegedly found in a hotel room with an unconscious woman and drugs.
Record Number Of Students At San Jose High School Ace AP ExamStudents at The Harker School earned 11 perfect scores on the Advanced Placement exam last spring.
Fire Damages Private Menlo Park School, No Classes Until Next WeekA private elementary school in Menlo Park will be closed until next week due to a one-alarm fire that destroyed a building on campus early Thursday morning, a fire chief said.