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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.

Volunteers sought to coach local students in writing

The highly regarded WriterCoach Connection (WCC) program is looking to train more volunteers with the ability to help local students develop their writing skills. The program brings volunteers to Lavonya DeJean Middle School, Kennedy High...
Free eye care clinic to assist homeless at Richmond's Bay Area Rescue Mission

Misión de Rescate de la Área de la Bahía (Bay Area Rescue Mission) prepara...

La Misión de Rescate de la Área de la Bahía (Bay Area Rescue Mission en inglés, o BARM), una organización basado en Richmond, está animando miembros de la comunidad a que se registren para...
School Board honors heroic De Anza High employee

School Board honors heroic De Anza High employee

by Zach Chouteau The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) Board of Education honored Security Officer Andre Krashna at Richmond’s Lovonya Dejean Middle School Wednesday for his courageous leap into action last fall that...

De Anza High grad wins Junior Achievement scholarship

by Sandy Karp Karla Ramirez, a recent De Anza High graduate, has been awarded a prestigious $5,000 college scholarship from Junior Achievement of Northern California, which she will use while attending UC Davis this fall. Ramirez...
Fundraiser launched to provide school supplies, backpacks for local kids

Fundraiser launched to provide school supplies, backpacks for local kids

The Ambitious Mom, a local community organization, has announced its first back-to-school fundraiser, which has been launched online and also at the San Pablo Library. The backpack and school supplies drive aims to assist financially-strapped...

Chevron engineers help make coding fun at Richmond High

How do you take a technical topic, such as coding, and make it fun and exciting for youth? Students at Richmond High School (RHS), thanks in part to support from two Chevron engineers, are...

Memorial service for El Cerrito High coach George Austin set for July 8

A memorial service for longtime El Cerrito High football coach and teacher George Austin has been scheduled for Saturday, July 8. The service will take place at 1 p.m. at Hope Lutheran Church, 2839 May...

Women professionals take time out to mentor Rosie’s Girls campers

By Camilo Vilaseca Channeling the spirit of Rosie the Riveter on Wednesday, middle-school age girls taking part in the Rosie’s Girls camp met with female firefighters, engineers, toolmakers, pipe experts and other members of professions...
El Cerrito High coach, athletic director George Austin dies

El Cerrito High coach, athletic director George Austin dies

The community is in mourning following the death of El Cerrito High football coach and athletic director George Austin. Austin died early Wednesday. In a Facebook post on Tuesday, the coach had complained about having...
Local youth invited to free coding sessions at Emeryville Apple store

Local youth invited to free coding sessions at Emeryville Apple store

Local youth ages 13-18 are encouraged to register for free coding sessions being offered next week at the Apple store at 5640 Bay St. in Emeryville. The Onyx Scholars Codethon will instruct youth in coding...

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$825,000 gift to support Contra Costa College business students

Retired biz professor’s estate gifts $825,000 to Contra Costa College

The Contra Costa College Foundation announced Monday that it received a gift of $825,000 from the estate of retired business professor Stephen C. Schaefer...
East Brother Beer Co., Richmond Promise to host teacher appreciation event Wednesday

East Brother Beer Co., Richmond Promise to host teacher appreciation event Wednesday

Teachers and counselors will be celebrated at East Brother Beer Co. in Richmond on Wednesday, Sept. 27, when the brewery hosts the first "Cheers...

Richmond police convince suicidal man to drop knife

An armed, suicidal man in an Iron Triangle home took to Facebook Live during his moment of heightened distress last week -- but two...