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Check out this week’s WCCUSD sports schedule

WCCUSD releases this week’s athletics schedule

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) has released its weekly sports schedule: (Click to enlarge schedule).
WCCUSD holding 'Back to School Night' events for parents starting Thursday

WCCUSD holding ‘Back to School Night’ events for parents starting Thursday

The West Contra Costa Unified School District is inviting parents and guardians to attend Back to School Night events at their children's schools as a way to meet teachers and learn classroom expectations and...
“Chevron supports STEM at every stage—from early education through employment," said Dale Walsh, president of Chevron Americas Products.

Sixth-straight Chevron Fuel Your School program set for October

Throughout the month of October, drivers who fuel up at local Chevron and Texaco gas stations can help equip classrooms in Contra Costa and Alameda counties with direly needed supplies and materials. On Tuesday, Chevron...
Aspires Public Schools holds first day of classes at state-of-the-art campus on Hilltop Mall Road

Aspire Public Schools holds first day of classes at state-of-the-art campus on Hilltop Mall...

Nearly 400 local students who used to travel to Oakland or Berkeley to attend Aspire Public Schools enjoyed their first day of class Monday at a new state-of-the-art campus in Richmond. The campus at 3040...
Salesian to hold first annual Classic Car Show Sunday as fundraiser for science trip

Salesian to hold first annual Classic Car Show Sunday as fundraiser for science trip

Salesian College Preparatory in Richmond is holding its first annual Classic Car Show as a fundraiser for a student science trip to Iceland next spring, according to the school. The car show runs from 10...
Kennedy High woodshop teacher gets students on career track, extends projects beyond classroom

Kennedy High woodshop teacher gets students on career track, extends projects beyond classroom

A lot of building goes on in Kennedy High woodshop teacher James Henderson’s classroom, and we’re not only talking about chairs, benches and library shelves. The award-winning teacher also helps his students build character and...

Brand new Coronado Elementary campus receives positive reviews as classes begin

With classes back in session, the brand new Coronado Elementary campus has received some media attention lately. KGO (Ch. 7) reported how the new $27 million building features a free health clinic and dental office...
Building & Construction Trades Career Fair geared toward high school students

DeJean Middle School asks fathers to bring their children to first day of school

The faculty and staff at Dejean Middle School are encouraging men in the community to bring their children to school on Monday, which is the first day of classes at most West Contra Costa...

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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,...