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Education

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TV stolen in Kennedy High burglary replaced by Chevron Fuel Your School program

A 50-inch plasma television that was among the valuables stolen during a destructive burglary at Kennedy High earlier this year is being replaced thanks to the Chevron Fuel Your School program, a teacher told...
Gioia: Richmond center to host 50th anniversary celebration of county preschool program

Gioia: 50th anniversary celebration of county preschool program to be held in Richmond

by Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia, I'm excited to celebrate Head Start's 50th anniversary in Contra Costa County! I invite you to join us at our award-winning George Miller III Childcare Center in Richmond to...

Verde Elementary classroom one of many to benefit from Chevron Fuel Your School program

As safety goggles awaited on nearby tables, the Lawrence Hall of Science educator attempted to sound as serious as possible about the upcoming experiment. “Today, you are going to be scientists,” CJ Mishima (pictured below)...
Chamberlin Family Foundation offering $125,000 in grants to West County public school principals

Chamberlin Family Foundation offers $125,000 in grants to West County public schools

West County public schools are being offered as much as $2,000 apiece to fund projects that help achieve academic goals or boost student engagement. Last week, the Chamberlin Family Foundation (CFF) announced up to $125,000...
RYSE Center's Winter Wonderland on Saturday features food, music, toy and shirt giveaway

Educators, experts to convene at RYSE Center Monday to address school-to-prison pipeline

In honor of National Day of Action, Bay Area educators, advocates and experts will convene at Richmond's RYSE Center on Monday for the first "Education Not Incarceration" event. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at...
Kennedy High's JV football team have outscored opponents 242-0 in five games

Kennedy High’s JV football team has outscored opponents 242-0 in five games

The future of the Kennedy High football program sure looks bright. We just got word from Sal Morabito, a special ed teacher and staunch Eagles supporter, that the Kennedy High junior varsity football team is...
Online fundraiser launched for longtime Richmond High teacher battling cancer

Community rallies in support of longtime Richmond High teacher battling cancer

The community is rallying in support of a beloved veteran teacher at Richmond High who was recently diagnosed with terminal cancer. Zach Shrieve, who also coaches the Contra Costa College women's volleyball team, went to...

Chevron funds nation’s largest K-12 campus fab lab at Kennedy High in Richmond

A majority of the adults could not make heads or tails of the advanced technology featured at the brand new Richmond Fab Lab at Kennedy High, which had its grand opening on Tuesday. Thankfully, local...
Contra Costa County HS football players asked to join NFL-inspired 'No More' campaign

Contra Costa County HS football players asked to join NFL-inspired ‘No More’ campaign

Inspired by the NFL's "No More" campaign that aired during games last season, Contra Costa County is launching its own public service announcement by asking local high school football players to similarly speak out...
First day of school for WCCUSD is Aug. 24; here are tips to help your child succeed

Verde Elementary encouraging adult mentors to head ‘Back to School’ Friday to read to...

At Verde Elementary School in North Richmond, students aren't the only ones who've returned to school. As part of a relatively new literacy program, adult mentors in the community are also heading back into...

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