The Gustine High School English Department has a new big collection of books to offer students thanks to a $3,000 donation from the Gustine Traveling Library and nonprofit organization Central Valley United Inc.
Alondra Meza Camarillo is the first student representative on the Gustine School Board and hopes to be a bridge for students and board members.
Orestimba seniors started their final first day of high school with a senior sunrise early morning Aug 11. Above, OHS seniors pose for a class photo before heading to their classes.
A lack of bus drivers is forcing the Newman Crows-Landing School District to get creative when it comes to transporting students this year.
GUSTINE - The Gustine Unified School District is mapping out plans to move forward with construction of a new science wing at Gustine High and classroom wings at the district’s elementary and middle school campuses.
Our Lady of Miracles Catholic School in Gustine held its eighth-grade graduation mass Friday evening. The eighth-grade class included, from left, Levi Cherry, Ayden Pacheco, Austin Etheridge, Cheyanne Verissimo, Michael Salsa, Isabell Hayes, Jake Campbell, Benjamin Travao, Michael Saaranzin …
A variety of themed activities are being offered at Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District summer camps. One of the activities at Yolo Middle School features a Harry Potter theme. The summer camps offer project-based activities with incorporated academic standards.
NEWMAN - An infusion of one-time funding is helping the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District beef up its support staffing next year.
The school year may have drawn to a close, but local districts are continuing to serve meals free of charge to all children in the community.
Gustine High School held a “signing day” event recently as the school year drew to a close. Graduating seniors reaffirmed their college or military commitments during the ceremonial event.
“Summer camp” is under way on Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District campuses. The summer programs offer a variety of interactive, project-based learning activities with embedded standards. Above, students at Hunt Elementary took part in an art-based activity last week.
GUSTINE - Gustine High School will host its 2021 commencement Friday evening, June 4, with valedictorian Trenton Cremeen and salutatorian Emery Adel Fulgueras at the head of the class.
With their graduation just two days away, members of the Orestimba High Class of 2021 gathered in Warrior Stadium last Wednesday to celebrate a “Senior Sunset” evening together.
NEWMAN - The end of the school year has signaled a new chapter in life for five Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District employees who are stepping into retirement.
GUSTINE - A $1.4 million grant will allow Gustine Unified School District to offer a summer school program this year and bolster educational resources for students when a new school year begins in August.
NEWMAN - Summer school will return to the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District in June, but with a far different look than the traditional summer sessions of years past.
Gustine High School welcomed eighth-grade students from Gustine Middle School and Our Lady of Miracles Catholic School to an orientation session on campus last week. The visiting students learned about the programs and activities offered at the high school.
GUSTINE - Gustine Middle School students were recently invited to take part in a school-wide essay contest in which they were asked to write a short story.
Yolo Middle School seventh-grader Sofiah Ramirez wrote the school's winning entry in the 2021 Peace Essay Contest sponsored by the Modesto Peace/Life Center and the Division of Literature and Language Arts at Modesto Junior College.
After more than a year of meetings without physical public attendance, the Gustine Unified School District Board of Trustees resumed in-person meetings open to the public when it convened last Wednesday, May 12. The meeting was held in the Gustine High gymnasium to allow for social distancing.
GUSTINE - One year after being placed on probationary status when visiting educators identified a number of critical issues, Gustine High has regained its accreditation.
NEWMAN - The Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District will receive more than $13 million on pandemic relief funds to be spent over a four-year period, school board members were advised at their May 10 meeting.
NEWMAN - The Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District Board of Trustees Monday finalized a contract bringing Shawn Posey on board as its next superintendent.
GUSTINE - Graduating Gustine High seniors will have the opportunity to spend one last night celebrating as a group - in a safe and sober setting - before heading off to wherever life takes each of them.
NEWMAN - The Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District Board of Trustees has selected Salida Union School District administrator Shawn Posey as the finalist to replace retiring Superintendent Randy Fillpot, the school board announced Monday in a news release.
Romero Elementary School kindergarten students recently enjoyed a gardening day funded by a $500 Hershey grant secured for the school by the Gustine Traveling Library and school board member Zachery Ramos (founder of the traveling library). The kindergarten students learned about and planted…
NEWMAN - A planned swimming pool and tennis court project at Orestimba High School will be reconfigured, Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District Superintendent Randy Fillpot advised the school board last week.
NEWMAN - Two individuals and two teams of students from Yolo Middle School will be competing in the state level competition of the National History Day event this year.
Three Gustine Unified School District teachers were recently awarded grants through the Merced County School Boards Association. From left are GUSD board member and MCSBA President Loretta Rose and recipients Melinda Maier, a kindergarten teacher who received $1,500 for magnetic boards, Will…