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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.

Foot Locker surprises Kennedy High senior with $20,000 scholarship

A deserving Kennedy High senior received an incredible surprise Wednesday morning. At a Kennedy High morning pep rally, a representative of Foot Locker showed up to announce that Samone Anderson is one of 20 students...
WCCUSD to hold public hearing in San Pablo on proposed elections changes

WCCUSD to hold public hearing in San Pablo on proposed elections changes

A public hearing will be held at San Pablo City Council Chambers this Wednesday at 6 p.m. to allow residents to weigh in on how to draw a boundary map for future elections of...
Youth receiving tennis instruction on newly refurbished courts at MLK Park

Youth receiving tennis instruction on newly refurbished courts at MLK Park

Over 230 kids recently refined their tennis skills at Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Richmond after the park’s long-dormant tennis courts received extensive repairs, according to the city. As part of an ongoing effort...

Op-Ed: School mental health intern writes in support of Measures E and K

An op-ed by Marlene Clarivel Meza, Richmond resident: Having grown up in Richmond, I thought I knew pretty much what to expect when I started working as a mental health intern at a local...

Kensington Elementary named a 2018 California Distinguished School

Kensington Elementary is one of 287 elementary schools across the state to be named 2018 California Distinguished Schools by the California State Department of Education. The annual designations were announced this week by State Superintendent...

Richmond invites young people to free college and career readiness bootcamp

Young people between ages 16 and 24 interested in becoming a leader and boosting their college or career readiness are encouraged to attend the free ServiceWorks bootcamp this Saturday, April 7, at Richmond City...

Mira Vista hosts cultural celebration

By Zach Chouteau The ‘rich life’ segment savored a cultural potluck and celebration at Mira Vista Elementary on Wednesday, March 28 that reveled in cuisine, attire and live performances from all over the world—and from...

Pinole Valley High marching band to perform at Oakland A’s game

The West Contra Costa Unified School District brought us this great news: The Pinole Valley High School marching band will perform the National Anthem before the Oakland A’s host the Texas Rangers on Thursday,...
Richmond students to receive private showing of Black Panther, meet director

Richmond students to receive private showing of Black Panther, meet director

About 300 students from Caliber Beta Academy in Richmond on Wednesday will receive a private showing of the smash-hit film Black Panther, which was directed and co-written by Richmond-raised Ryan Coogler, who plans to...
Richmond youth poetry contest winners announced

Richmond youth poetry contest winners announced

Winners of the 8th annual Richmond Writes! Poetry Contest have been announced by the city. The contest, created by the Richmond Arts & Culture Commission, celebrates National Poetry Month in April by engaging hundreds of...

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North Richmond market mural takes shape

By Mike Kinney The mural at Rancho Market & Deli at 500 Market Ave. is coming along. The community banded together to clean up and beautify...
San Pablo police arrest robbery suspect with 'questionable choice of fashion'

San Pablo police arrest robbery suspect with ‘questionable’ fashion choice

San Pablo police arrested a suspected armed robber due to his "questionable choice of fashion" about 3 p.m. Saturday. The suspect was wearing very recognizable...

Richmond Promise hiring 10 college interns

The Richmond Promise College Scholarship program is hiring 10 College Summer Associates through Americorps VISTA. The paid interns will develop their leadership, teamwork and project...