Gustine FFA member Madison Woods is one of four finalists for the national sheep proficiency award, which will be presented in late October as part of the National FFA Convention.
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of stories examining how teachers of subject areas that traditional involve hands-on activities are adapting to the distance learning format. A previous story featured art and music teachers at Orestimba High.
GUSTINE - Teachers and administrators are tracking the attendance and participation of students in the Gustine Unified School District in an effort to insure that, even in a time of distance learning, pupils stay connected and engaged.
NEWMAN - Candidate Alfredo Esquivez is making a second bid for a seat on the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District’s governing board, pledging in the process to bring an inclusive approach that draws upon his own experiences and cultural background.
NEWMAN - Newman-Crows Landing students may not be physically present in the classroom, but their “attendance” and engagement in the virtual learning environment are being monitored by teachers and administrators.
NEWMAN - Incumbent Newman-Crows Landing school board member Janice Conforti is stressing the importance of experience in helping guide local schools through the unprecedented challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
(Editor’s note: A two-part series will address how teachers of subjects which typically involve extensive hands-on assignments are conducting instruction in the distance learning environment. Gustine High ag teachers will be featured in an upcoming story.)
GUSTINE - A number of health and safety protocols have been implemented on local campuses, where teachers are conducting distance learning activities from their classrooms and classified staff members are going about various duties.
GUSTINE - The ASB student leadership team at Gustine High is adapting to the challenge of boosting school spirit while not at school - at least not in the traditional sense.
GUSTINE - Zachery Ramos is hoping to take his involvement in programs which benefit the community’s youth to a higher level as a member of the Gustine school board.
NEWMAN - A number of health and safety protocols have been implemented on Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District campuses, where teachers are conducting distance learning activities from their classrooms and classified staff members are going about various duties.
GUSTINE - School board candidate Dennis Brazil said experience is the strong suit he will bring to the Gustine’ Unified School District’s governing board if elected.
New guidance issued by the state last week has given school districts the ability to bring students with more acute needs back to the classroom in small groups without going through a waiver process.
NEWMAN - The Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District will be constructing two tennis courts in a city-owned park in conjunction with the planned reconfiguration of Orestimba High School.
The Gustine Unified School District started a new year Wednesday, Aug. 19. A distance learning format will be in place due to the coronavirus pandemic. The district is providing hot spot devices to families without reliable internet service to accommodate the remote learning. Dr. Bryan Balle…
The renovation of the Gustine High gym is continuing. Workers last week completed the task of putting down the new hardwood floor. Striping was scheduled to begin earlier this week. The project includes a new gym floor and bleachers, painting and the installation of acoustic panels.
NEWMAN - A new school year opened Tuesday with students in the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District studying from home and teachers conducting instruction from otherwise empty classrooms.
NEWMAN - A school year unlike any other in the history of the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District will open next Tuesday, Aug. 11, with teachers in the classroom but students learning remotely from home.
NEWMAN - Students in the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District will be learning from home when a new school year begins Aug. 11, but their teachers will be returning to the classroom to conduct the virtual instruction.
High school sports will not begin until late December under new sports calendars rolled out Monday by the California Interscholastic Federation and Sac-Joaquin Section.
GUSTINE - Students in the Gustine Unified School District will be learning remotely rather than returning to the traditional classroom when a new school year opens in August.
GUSTINE - A decision is expected this week on whether Gustine Unified School District will open the new school year with a hybrid model that blends limited in-person classroom instruction with online learning or goes entirely with distance learning.
NEWMAN - A new school year will open in August with a distance learning format rather than a return to the traditional classroom for Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District students.
GUSTINE - The Gustine Unified School District is tightening its budget belt in the face of uncertainty surrounding revenues and the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on local schools.
NEWMAN - Officials in the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District are continuing to develop plans for how a return to the physical classroom will look in August, even as they are offering alternatives for families who choose not to have their children return to traditional school.
NEWMAN - A long-time nutrition services employee of the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District has been honored by the California School Employee Association (CSEA), which represents classified school staff members.
NEWMAN - Parents in the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District recently had the opportunity to share their thoughts on what safety precautions and educational needs should be priorities when a new school year opens.
NEWMAN - Voters in the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District will be asked to approve a $26 million bond measure in November to fund a variety of future facility projects.