Oakland Schools, Libraries, Senior and Rec Centers Close as Community Hunkers DownWith public schools now closed in Oakland, city officials announced that they are also temporarily closing all public library locations and recreation centers starting Monday.
Coronavirus School Update: Oakland, San Francisco Schools Districts To Feed Students During ClosureSchool districts in Oakland and San Francisco will continue serving meals to students who would miss meals because of the school closures as a result of the coronavirus spread.
Bay Area Students Adapt As Education System Grapples With Coronavirus OutbreakStudents across the Bay Area are adapting to online classes, canceled events and “deep cleanings" as the education system grapples with the coronavirus outbreak.
Nonprofits Worry Coronavirus Will Exacerbate The Housing CrisisWhen a novel coronavirus outbreak threatens to shut down schools in the Bay Area, it places even more pressure on those who are barely making ends meet.
San Jose Evergreen School District Approves Closing 2 Campuses Amid Deficit, Declining EnrollmentOfficials with the Evergreen School District in San Jose approved the closures and consolidations of two campuses Thursday night.
East Palo Alto Schools Set To Close Due To Declining Enrollment, Looming BudgetCiting years of declining enrollment and a looming seven-figure budget deficit, the Ravenswood City School District in East Palo Alto is moving forward with plans to shut down and consolidate two of its elementary schools.
Oakland Parents Announce Claim Against School District Over Violent Board MeetingThe fight to keep some schools in Oakland open reached a new level Friday as a group of parents filed a legal claim against the school district.
All 24 Santa Rosa Schools to Close Monday Due to Fire, Power ShutoffsThe Santa Rosa City Schools district, largest in Sonoma County, has canceled all classes Monday due to dangerous weather and fire conditions, power shutoffs and nearby evacuations, officials said Saturday.
Protesters To Sue Oakland School District For Excessive Police Force At Board MeetingParents and teachers who were arrested and injured by police during a protest at the OUSD Board of Education meeting on Wednesday pushed back against the police narrative that the force used by officers was necessary.
Oakland School District Defends Police Action Against Protesters At Board MeetingThe Oakland Unified School District defended itself against accusations that police officers behaved violently toward protesters at a Board of Education meeting on Wednesday evening, when six people were arrested, including one who was taken to a hospital and left using crutches.
High Home Prices Likely A Factor In Proposed South Bay School ClosuresEvergreen School District board members voted last week to potentially close or consolidate three schools and high real estate prices in the area could be a factor, according to district officials.