Sausalito based non-profit Turning Green's The Conscious Kitchen program aims to change the way students view food by providing schools with fresh, locally, non-GMO, organic meals so that students have better health outcomes.
All Contra Costa and East Bay schools are invited to attend STEM Games on Saturday, March 4 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Richmond Convention Center. Over 25 student teams will compete and showcase their knowledge in science, math, technology and engineering. Click here to view details and register your team.
Kindergarten enrollment for the 2017-2018 school year begins January 9, 2017. Click the link to view enrollment information and learn about the NEW online enrollment system.
The West Contra Costa Unified School District, in partnership with the Alliance for Public Education, will showcase our fourteen local schools who received the California Gold Ribbon Award from the California Department of Education. Please join us on Saturday, September 17 as we celebrate the award-winning, innovative practices in our local schools!
Thirteen elementary schools from the West Contra Costa Unified School District are among 772 across the state to earn the California Gold Ribbon Schools Award, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced.
As second grader Guadalupe Alatorre prepared to add baking soda to a mixture of apples and vinegar in her classroom at Peres Elementary School, her classmates crowded close behind her to see the chemical reaction, virtually ignoring the six-foot tall elephant in their midst.