Last-minute changes to eligibility requirements for athletes and part-time students have delayed the rollout of California’s new Middle Class Scholarship.

Despite dropping fees for the first time in two years, the Sacramento City Unified School District still has about 650 openings for its free state preschool and Head Start programs for low-income families.
A company that operated five health care career colleges in California has abruptly closed its campuses 10 days after filing for bankruptcy.
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Barely a year into his new contract, Joseph Williams has resigned as Twin Rivers Unified associate superintendent with a severance package worth more than $277,000.
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In his first public comments on the controversial Vergara v. California ruling that struck down teacher tenure laws in June, Governor Jerry Brown said only that attorney general Kamala Harris had on Monday filed a request for additional information from the Los Angeles County Superior Court.
The library will provide between 50 and 75 scholarships to qualified adults who intend to earn a high school diploma and advance their careers.
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Davis Senior High students -- by a wide margin -- outperformed their peers at every other Sacramento-area high school on the SAT during the 2012-2013 school year, according to new figures from the California Department of Education.
Disadvantaged teens may get more than an academic boost by attending top-notch high schools — their health may also benefit, a study suggests.

See average SAT scores and other data for every large high school in the region.
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