Emotions Swirl Around Vote To Close Two Newark Schools; Graham Elementary SparedAs parents and children protested outside, the Newark Unified School District moved forward Thursday night with closing two of the district’s eight elementary schools.
Parents, Teachers Fighting To Save Elementary School In NewarkParents and teachers are up in arms about the possibility of an elementary school closing in Newark. Parents gathered outside Graham Elementary School and lined the fence with messages to keep the school open.
Hundreds Of SFUSD School Bus Drivers Laid Off Due To 'Non-Service' During PandemicAll of the bus drivers who transport children to and from schools in the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) are being laid off, effective August 31.
El Cerrito Police Recover Several Laptops, Projectors Stolen From Wilson ElementaryEl Cerrito police recovered 25 laptops meant for Wilson Elementary School first graders' distance learning and several projectors that were stolen from the campus, authorities said Thursday.
Coronavirus Update: 8 Bay Area Counties Extend School Closure Through May 1Officials with eight Bay Area counties announced Wednesday that the current school closure due to COVID-19 would be extended through May 1.
Food Banks Continue To Struggle During Coronavirus Shelter-In-Place OrderAs people shelter in place in their homes, food banks across the Bay Area are having difficulty getting enough help to meet a skyrocketing demand.
Archdiocese Of San Francisco To Close 90 Bay Area Catholic Schools Over Coronavirus ConcernsThe Archdiocese of San Francisco Tuesday afternoon announced plans to close all 90 Catholic schools in the region starting Thursday, cancelling classes and all student activity through March 25.
Lowell High School In San Francisco Closed Due To Coronavirus ExposureLowell High School in San Francisco was shut down Thursday after district officials learned that the parent of a Lowell student is being treated for coronavirus, according to an email sent out by the school district.
San Rafael School To Close Due To Low Enrollment Trend In Marin CountyStudent enrollment in San Rafael schools has dropped so much that the district will close one of its schools next year, the latest in a trend that’s happening throughout Marin County.
Parents, Teachers And Students Protest Planned Closure Of Oakland Elementary SchoolParents, teachers and students mounted a passionate protest Friday morning, upset over the district's plans to close an Oakland elementary school.
Oakland Teachers' Union Expected To Make Strike Announcement SaturdayUnion leaders for teachers in Oakland on Friday said they will make a major announcement about the looming strike Saturday afternoon.
Oakland Students Stage 'Sick Out' To Show Support For TeachersStudents in Oakland organized a "sick out" Friday morning to show support their teachers as they inch closer to a strike.
Oakland Unified Announces Contingency Plans For Teachers StrikeWith a possible strike authorized by teachers in Oakland looming later this month, the head of the East Bay school district spoke on Wednesday morning about how officials are getting ready.
Oakland Teachers Vote Overwhelmingly To Authorize StrikeTeachers in the Oakland Unified School District have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike in the midst of a stalemate in contract negotiations, officials announced Monday afternoon.
Backlash Over San Jose Unified's Plan To Tear Down Leland High, Bret HarteA proposal to tear down Leland High and Bret Harte Middle School in San Jose has caused a backlash among some students, parents and neighbors.