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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. 

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 procession of school employees and well-wishers honored retiring Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District Superintendent Randy Fillpot recently.

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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. 

GUSTINE - The 2021-22 budget for the Gustine Unified School District is projected to remain well in the black while funding a number of new positions.

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Members of the Gustine High Class of 2021 enjoyed an evening of activities together Thursday. 

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.

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“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. 

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.

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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.

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. 

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.

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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.

A benefit breakfast held Sunday morning, April 25, at OLM Parish Center I raised funds for the upcoming Gustine High Sober Grad celebration.

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…

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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.

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…