NEWMAN - A group of student leaders are working to boost school spirit and culture at Orestimba High.
Senior Patrick Broderick, the 17-year-old son of Joseph and Tonyia Broderick, was chosen to represent Gustine High School at the 2019 Boys State session this past summer.
Orestimba High senior Joshua Lucas represented his graduating class at this summer’s session of Boys State. The 17-year-old son of Martha Solis and John Lucas spent a week in July at Sacramento State, where leading students from across the state convened for Boys State, an American Legion-sp…
GUSTINE - A number of changes enacted at Gustine High awaited students at the start of the new school year - including the opportunity to earn college credits at Modesto Junior College through a newly-offered dual enrollment program.
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…