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Education

We’ve got you covered for education-related news in Richmond, CA. Find articles related to schools, scholarships and school districts in Richmond below.

Richmond Museum of History launches free field trips for WCCUSD classrooms

Richmond Museum of History launches free field trips for WCCUSD classrooms

The Richmond Museum of History has launched a new Free Field Trip program for classrooms in the West Contra Costa Unified School District. The museum at 400 Nevin Ave. hired an educator from Richmond to...
Reminder! Richmond Promise college scholarship deadline approaching

Reminder! Richmond Promise college scholarship deadline approaching

Reminder to all high school seniors from Richmond and North Richmond! Deadlines related to the Richmond Promise College Scholarship Program are fast approaching. Students wanting to receive up to $1,500 annually in Richmond Promise scholarship...
PVHS students turn into teachers with WE Science Club

PVHS students turn into teachers with WE Science Club

By Zach Chouteau The Tara Hills Elementary School cafeteria was buzzing with activity on the evening of Wednesday, Feb. 7, with kids ranging from Kindergarten through sixth grade engaging with everything from pasta rockets to...
Kids offered tutoring, homework help at The Shops at Hilltop

Kids offered tutoring, homework help at The Shops at Hilltop

For local students who need free tutoring and homework help, there's a resource inside The Shops at Hilltop. For several years, The Homework Club, a nonprofit and subsidiary of Oakland-based church Abundant Life CCF, has...
Chevron Black History Awareness scholarship application period extended

Local students invited to apply for Chevron Black History Awareness scholarship

Calling all West County high school seniors! The application process remains open for the annual Chevron Richmond Black History Awareness Scholarship (BHAC) program, which provides four deserving students with scholarships in honor of William...
Middle school girls invited to 'Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day' event

‘Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day’ coming to Richmond Feb. 20

Middle school girls are encouraged to take part in an enriching event in Richmond that will introduce them to engineering with help from local transportation engineers. "Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day" is set for...

St. David School hosting open house, pancake breakfast Sunday, Jan. 28

St. David School at 871 Sonoma St. in Richmond is hosting an open house and pancake breakfast is this Sunday. The open house will run from noon to 2 p.m., while the pancake breakfast...
150 Kennedy High freshman tour UC Davis

150 Kennedy High freshman tour UC Davis

A large group of high school freshman from Richmond thought a lot about college last week. On Friday, 150 Kennedy High ninth-graders were treated to a day trip at the University of California, Davis, where...
San Pablo residents challenged to read one particular book

San Pablo residents challenged to read one particular book

Imagine every resident of a city reading one particular book, to the point that people could be having discussions about it all over town. That's the general idea behind a national reading promotion program coming...
Surprise visits for award-winning local teachers

Surprise visits for award-winning local teachers

On Monday, five public school teachers were surprised at their schools by students, local officials and family members as winners of the West Contra Costa Public Education Fund's 2018 Teaching Excellence Award. The winners included Verde...

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Teacher recruitment fair set for Feb. 24 in Martinez

Contra Costa teacher recruitment fair set for Feb. 24 in Martinez

The Contra Costa County Office of Education (CCCOE) is holding its annual Contra Costa County Teacher/Certificated Staff Recruitment Fair on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 9...
Richmond mayor to deliver State of City address on Feb. 27

Richmond mayor to deliver State of City address on Feb. 27

Richmond Mayor Tom Butt is scheduled to deliver his 2018 State of the City address at the Tuesday, Feb. 27, City Council meeting. "I invite...
Two women shot in Richmond Thursday night

Two women shot in Richmond Thursday night

Two women were shot and injured in Richmond Thursday night, police said. The shooting occurred about 8:35 p.m. in the 700 block of 9th Street,...