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Newly-elected trustees look to challenges ahead

GUSTINE – The Gustine Unified School District Board of Trustees will welcome two new members in December. Crickett Brinkman and Lettie Borrelli won board seats in the Nov. 4 election. […]
November 19, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Hunt student artwork showcased

Skeletons created by transitional kindergarten students in Christine Freitas’ class at Hunt Elementary are among the artwork on display this month at the McConnell Adult Education Center. From left are Anai Samano, Lindsey Tankard, Freitas and Adrian Gonzalez.The autumn artwork of students from Hunt School is on display at the McConnell Adult Education Center through the month of November. Featured artwork reflects the fall season and Halloween. […]
November 19, 2014 | Posted in: Community, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Gustine FFA members earn national honors

Photo courtesy Gustine FFA
Gustine High FFA members earned national honors last week. Tony Lopes won the national proficiency award for dairy production entrepreneurship, while the chapter’s dairy judging team placed second at the nationals to earn a trip to the world championships in Scotland. Pictured, from left, are team members Alexandria Lopes, Makalya Toste, advisor Kelly Sanches, Lexie Nunes and Tony Lopes.GUSTINE – Gustine High’s FFA chapter made its mark in national dairy circles last week with a strong showing at national competitions in Kentucky. Chapter member Tony Lopes won a […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Gustine FFA hosts Section competition

The Gustine FFA chapter hosted the Section opening and closing competition Wednesday, Oct. 15. Sixty Gustine High freshmen and sophomores, as well as the chapter officer team, competed. Members from […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: Community, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Dairy team set to compete in nationals

GUSTINE – Gustine High’s FFA dairy judging team is preparing to compete next week on the national stage. The team of Tony Lopez, Alexandria Lopes, Lexie Nunes and Mikayla Toste […]
October 23, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Slideshow: OHS homecoming

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October 23, 2014 | Posted in: Media Gallery, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

NCLUSD schools earn high inspection marks

NEWMAN – Three schools visited by teams conducting facility and instructional material reviews earned high marks, Superintendent Randy Fillpot advised the Newman-Crows Landing school board last week. The Williams Act […]
October 16, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Inspection pinpoints GHS concerns

GHSGUSTINE – A recent facility inspection of three local schools yielded “good” ratings for Gustine Elementary and Romero, but only a “fair” mark for Gustine High. The high school report […]
October 16, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

GUSD transportation stretched thin

GUSTINE – A boost in enrollment has been good news for the Gustine Unified School District. For its transportation department, not so much. Getting students to and from school, and […]
October 16, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 1 Comment | Full Story »

Feature photo: OHS honors

Academics and athletics were celebrated in a recent rally at Orestimba High. Students who earned perfect scores on one or both of the state exit exams as sophomores were recognized. From left are Elizabeth Banuelos (math), Wesley Vasquez (math), Molly Wallace (math and English), David Martin (math), Claudia Baeza (English) and Angel Reynoso (math).
October 16, 2014 | Posted in: Media Gallery, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »