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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 rapper celebrates birthday by holding school backpack drive

Richmond rapper celebrates birthday by holding school backpack drive

An emerging 13-year-old rap artist from Richmond decided to celebrate his birthday last weekend by giving back to his community. One5mani, known to his teachers as Eric Harris Jr., is the youngest artist on the...
Sandy Hook Promise program coming to Contra Costa County schools

Sandy Hook Promise program coming to Contra Costa County schools

Programs from the Sandy Hook Promise initiative are coming to Contra Costa County middle and high schools aimed at preventing gun violence on school campuses, the county's Office of Education (CCCOE) announced today. The Sandy...
Contra Costa College to hold career education open house Aug. 21

Contra Costa College to hold career education open house Aug. 21

Contra Costa College will hold a career education open house on Tuesday, August 21. The event will be held at the school at 2600 Mission Bell Drive from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. To learn...
Chess prodigy coming to Richmond Public Library

Chess prodigy coming to Richmond Public Library

The Richmond Library Foundation Presents: Chess prodigy Rochelle Ballantyne, who was featured in the chess documentary “Brooklyn Castle," is coming to the Richmond Public Library on Thursday, Aug. 23, to participate in the Sandi Genser-Mack...
1,000 backpacks, supplies distributed at annual Rescue Mission giveaway

1,000 backpacks, supplies distributed at annual Rescue Mission giveaway

About 1,000 local kids are better prepared for the start of the new school year thanks to the efforts of the Bay Area Rescue Mission, Chevron Richmond and multiple community organizations. Last week, the Rescue...
Most West County schools resume Monday, Aug. 20

Most West County schools resume Monday, Aug. 20

  Here's a little education on when schools resume in West County. The first day of school for most West Contra Costa Unified School elementary, middle and high school students is Monday, Aug. 20. That's not so...
Contra Costa College warehouse training program accepting applicants

Contra Costa College warehouse training program orientation set for Aug. 21

Local job seekers are encouraged to apply to receive training in the Contra Costa College Forklift, Logistics, Operations and Warehouse program (FLOW) program. The FLOW program is holding an orientation on Aug. 27 for the training...
Richmond whiz kids spend summer working in Chevron Richmond labs

Richmond whiz kids spend summer working in Chevron Richmond labs

As Richmond High students delivered their end-of-summer presentations on Tuesday, chemistry teacher Mr. Hung Pham became emotional. In that moment, students became the teacher, he said. “I got teary eyed seeing them using these words I...
Chevron brings local kids -- and STEM Zone -- to Oakland A's game

Chevron brings local youth and STEM Zone to Oakland A’s game

Not only did they watch the Oakland A's edge the Detroit Tigers 2-1 in a pitcher's duel on Saturday, a group of over 100 Richmond kids and their family members also watched a spectacular...
San Pablo Library Community Chess Tourney set for this Saturday Aug. 4

San Pablo Library Community Chess Tourney set for this Saturday Aug. 4

Everyone in the community is invited to the San Pablo Library Community Chess Tournament on Saturday, Aug. 4. Registration runs from 11 a.m. to noon at the Library at 13751 San Pablo Ave. "You will get...

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The Factory Bar aims to promote Richmond's best on San Pablo Ave.

The Factory Bar aims to promote Richmond’s best on San Pablo Ave.

A bar with an outdoor patio aiming to serve signature cocktails named after Richmond legends along with Richmond-based beers, entertainment and art may soon...
Toyota partners with Contra Costa College on career training program

Toyota partners with Contra Costa College on career training program

Toyota is installing its national automotive technician training program at Contra Costa College (CCC). Starting in Fall 2020, Contra Costa College​ will offer Toyota's Technician...
Richmond Tire set to give away 350 backpacks, supplies on Sunday

Richmond Tire set to give away 350 backpacks, supplies on Sunday

Richmond Tire of San Pablo is holding a backpack and supplies giveaway event on Sunday. Owners Jeff Rubin, and his son, Kalani, purchased 350 backpacks...