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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).
Sandy Hook Promise program coming to Contra Costa County schools

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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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...
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...
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...