Stunning Vaping Study: One Third Of Santa Clara County High School Students Have VapedIn high schools across the country, the classic rock song “Smoking in the Boys Room” is obsolete with vaping taking over the reins of nicotine addiction and putting it plain sight.
Vargas Elementary In Mountain View Holds First Day Of Classes Without Permanent PowerIt was the very first day ever for Jose Antonio Vargas Elementary School in Mountain View, but the show went on without a permanent source of power for the new campus.
School Year Begins Amid Rising Measles Cases; Which Vaccinations To GetThe California Department of Public Health says immunization rates remain at high levels, but have decreased over the last two years.
San Mateo Principal Offers New Plan To Reduce BullyingAt Lead Elementary School in San Mateo, Principal Chad Slife likes to say he helps kids become human.
Pricetag Grows For Parents Sending Their Kids Back To SchoolFor families heading back to school, we don’t have to tell you - it just keeps getting more expensive.
Dixie School District Changes Controversial Name After Months Of DebateAfter months of debate, the Dixie School District Board voted Tuesday to change its name after critics said it was linked to the Confederacy and slavery.
SAT Test-Takers To Be Assigned ‘Adversity Score’ Reflecting Social, Economic BackgroundsHigh school students who take the SATs will not only get a test score, but now they’ll also get an adversity score.
Parents' Survival Guide For Oakland Teachers StrikePicket lines went up outside Oakland schools early Thursday after negotiators failed to reach an agreement on a new contract. What is a parent to do?
Student Stabbed Near Concord's Mt. Diablo High SchoolAn 18-year-old student at Mt. Diablo High School in Concord has been treated after being stabbed off campus Monday morning.
Daly City Police Investigate Report Of Armed Person At High School CampusA high school in Daly City was briefly on lockdown Friday afternoon following reports of a person with a gun on campus, police said.
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.
Alameda Schools Dump 'Sexist' School Dress CodeThe new policy amounts to a sweeping reversal of the modern school dress code and makes Alameda the latest school district in the country to adopt a more permissive policy it says is less sexist.
Oakland Police Investigate Shots Fired Near Elementary SchoolPolice in Oakland on Friday were investigating a barrage of gunshots fired right next to an elementary school Thursday afternoon that sent terrified students running for cover.
San Jose Teacher Wanted For Robbery Arrested On Campus With Loaded FirearmPolice in San Jose on Wednesday arrested a middle school teacher in connection with a February robbery and found him in possession of a firearm at the school where he worked when he was taken into custody.
Getting Alameda Schools To Relax Dress Code Was Valuable Lesson In Student PoliticsWhen students go back to school in Alameda next week, there will be fewer dress code restrictions thanks to some students who fought for fashion justice, and won.