6:30 PM Board of Education
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Budget Audit Subcommittee
Andrew Wilke, a Pinole Valley High School graduate, has helped Richmond High School re-establish its music program that features concert, symphonic, and jazz band and an orchestra.
Happy New Year and welcome back. It is enrollment season and an opportunity for us tout the great programs and services available to the students in our District. Kindergarten enrollment opened Jan. 14 and open/transfer enrollments begins Monday, Feb. 4.
Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten enrollment in the West Contra Costa Unified School District for the 2019-2020 school year begins on Monday, Jan. 14.
For the past 18 years, Jim Gant donned his Santa suit and beard, loaded up his white and red van with toys and headed to a kindergarten class to spread some holiday cheer. On Dec. 21, Gant made one final visit King elementary school before he retires in June.
The California Department of Education (CDE) released a new version of the California School Dashboard with reports that are simpler to read. The dashboard (www.caschooldashboard.org) is an online tool created by the CDE to provide information about K–12 schools and districts.
The West Contra Costa Unified School District Board of Education on Wednesday night to cut $12.5 million in expenses that eliminates its structural deficit and ensures the budget is balanced for the next three years.
El Cerrito resident Tom Panas was chosen as the president of the West Contra Costa Unified School District Board of Education by his colleagues.
At the end of the 2017-18 school year, the West Contra Costa Unified School District’s Board adopted Roadmap 2022, an ambitious plan to ensure that more students succeed and are prepared for college and beyond. Part of that plan included compensation increases for employees and a commitment to reduce the budget to fund the increases.
Greenwood Academy students tackle if prisons should be abolished at The Bay Area Urban Debate League event.
March Madness, college basketball’s annual championship tournament, came early for several elementary schools in the West Contra Costa Unified School District.
For the first time in its three-year history, the WCCUSD Special Olympics Basketball Tournament was fully unified, meaning students with disabilities and general education students competed together and against one another.
El Cerrito High School baseball players DeAngelo Fleetwood, an outfielder, and Jamison Patanapanich, a pitcher, signed National Letters of Intent to continue their baseball dreams and education at the Grambling State University.
Five West Contra Costa Unified School District students from Dumlao’s Academy of martial Arts competed at the 2018 Junior World Association of Kickboxing Organizations (WAKO) World Championships in Jesolo, Italy, in September.