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Gustine FFA members compete in ‘Super Saturday’

Thirteen Gustine FFA members competed in the Merced/Mariposa Section Super Saturday competition held Jan. 24 at Merced College. Five different contests were included in the event, including job interview, creed, […]
February 19, 2015 | Posted in: Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Yolo work showcases in ‘Art at the Center’

Yolo students in the eighth-grade history class of Karen March recently created posters based on the preamble to the U.S. Constitution. Pictured with their teacher are Janet Guillen, left, and Alysha Galotta. Their works are among those on display this month at the McConnell Adult Education Center.Curriculum-based work of Yolo Middle School students is on display this month at the McConnell Center. Work from several different classes is featured, with the emphasis on the classroom studies […]
February 19, 2015 | Posted in: Community, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

NCLUSD tightens transfer procedure

NEWMAN – The Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District will be taking a closer look at requests from families who want their children to attend an elementary school outside the attendance […]
January 29, 2015 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

TOSCA benefactor Prien leaves second million-dollar gift

NEWMAN – Ernie Prien grew up enjoying small-town childhood in Newman, sweeping floors and delivering prescriptions for a local drug store before graduating Orestimba Union High School in 1931. Prien […]
January 22, 2015 | Posted in: Community, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

New twist for NCLUSD after-school program

NEWMAN – On any given day, after-school students in the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District can be found immersed in homework and enrichment activities. One day a week, however, students […]
January 22, 2015 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Von Renner artwork showcased

The January “Art at the Center” display at McConnell Adult Education Center features the work of Von Renner students. The work can be viewed weekdays from 9-1, as well as […]
January 15, 2015 | Posted in: Community, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Numerous projects await GUSD in 2015

GUSTINE – An abundance of projects await the Gustine Unified School District in 2015, from facility planning to further refinement of services delivered to students. At the forefront, Superintendent Ron […]
January 15, 2015 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

GUSD enrollment growth boosting budget

GUSTINE – A growing enrollment and the new state funding formula for schools bode well for the financial prospects of the Gustine Unified School District. Lizett Aguiar, the district’s chief […]
January 1, 2015 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Schools beef up intervention programs

SANTA NELLA – Students at Romero School are getting a heavy dose of interventions geared to their specific needs this year in an effort to increase academic performance. The focus […]
January 1, 2015 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

GES principal out indefinitely

GUSTINE – Gustine Elementary Principal Ismael Munoz, the target of a Dec. 4 campus attack in which his face was slashed by two assailants, is out indefinitely after briefly returning […]
December 25, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »