A Gustine High student will have a voice in helping shape national FFA policies and selecting a nationwide FFA officer team at the organization’s convention this fall in Indianapolis.
The Gustine FFA chapter held its 35th annual tractor and truck pull Wednesday evening, July 3, in the GHS stadium. The event is the longest-running high school tractor pull in the country, and was made possible through the support of sponsors, Ag Boosters and those who attended. Proceeds fro…
GUSTINE - Adversity and challenges were no match for the dedication and determination of Gustine High School’s 2019 valedictorian and salutatorian.
Gustine FFA members have had a busy spring, rehearsing for their judging contests, working with their fair animals and preparing for end-of-year activities and events.
SANTA NELLA - Robotics are coming to life in third-grade classrooms at Romero School in Santa Nella, where students are being introduced to the basics of coding through lab stations purchased at mid-year.
More than three dozen Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District students are advancing to the state National History Day competition after strong showings at the county level in March.
GUSTINE - A local teen is one of three FFA members from across the state who will compete in the state sheep proficiency (entrepreneurship division) finals in April.
Cast members from the upcoming Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District Musical Theatre production of “Newsies” performed before the school board Monday. In addition to musical numbers, the brief performance included acrobatics - including flips and hand-stands. The show opens Feb. 8 at …
NEWMAN - A digital literacy platform purchased by the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District as part of a school-readiness initiative has been a hit among many lower elementary grade students.
NEWMAN - A neglected, largely unused greenhouse tucked away behind the ag shops and classrooms at Orestimba High could become a flourishing, hands-on learning center in the months to come.
Gustine FFA has been busy during the month of December. At school, during nutrition break and lunch, Gustine FFA students have been ringing the Salvation Army bell, collecting money for the charity. Students are also busy getting ready for finals and preparing for public speaking contests an…
NEWMAN - Students at Orestimba High School and Yolo Middle School have extra help available at their fingertips through an individualized tutoring program purchased by the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District.
GUSTINE - Three Gustine Unified School District campuses surveyed by a visiting inspector earlier this year got solid marks for the conditions of the facilities.
NEWMAN - Early childhood literacy took center stage last Wednesday at the West Side Theatre, where the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District hosted a summit to officially roll out a learning app available free of charge to all residents of the district.
Eleven current Gustine FFA members, along with three alumni, earned the privilege of attending the 91st annual National FFA Convention held Oct. 23-27 in Indianapolis, Ind. The students who attended included Clayton Alamo, Logan Luker, Lalanie Brace, Gannon Silva, Patrick Broderick, Aubrie H…
The Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District Board of Trustees recently recognized four elementary students who were top finishers in the district spelling bee and will advance to the county finals in November. They included, front from left, Diego Torres (Von Renner), Carmen Funez (Von …
GUSTINE - Gustine Middle School will be getting the gym promised in its original plan of a decade ago, and new fire alarms will soon replace failing systems on four Gustine Unified School District campuses.
NEWMAN - Students in the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District showed slight growth rather than wholesale gains in math and English language arts (ELA) assessment tests administered last spring.
The Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District Musical Theatre Department has received a $16,040 grant from the California Teachers Association Institute for Teaching.
Homecoming week is in full swing at Orestimba High School, with daily activities and dress themes. Tuesday was Superhero Day on campus. Students dressing the part included, front from left, Ivonne Paz and Jenny Aguilar. In back, from left, are Emily Gamboa, Priscila Gonzalez, Madison Cabral,…