Arts supporters are getting a boost from the Sacramento City Unified School District, which has agreed to lease the former Fremont School for Adults to the city of Sacramento for a performing arts campus.
Top Democrats in the Legislature have poured cold water on proposed regulations to carry out the landmark overhaul of how California allocates money to schools.
Matthew Scott Yamamoto was convicted of four felony charges in the case.
A contingent of Placer County officials were expected tour the stately campus of University of Warwick in Coventry, England, Tuesday in hopes of continuing a dialogue they hope ends with the prestigious school opening a branch on this side of the pond.
It had the look and sound of a campus rally, with students passing out blue-and-gold pom poms, and a thundering pep band playing on the quad. On Friday, UC Davis leaders cheered after the university collected $1 billion the fruits of a seven-year fundraising campaign that will support everything from research to professors to scholarships.
A series of mysterious bundles found at California State University, Sacramento has school officials scratching their heads.
The Sacramento City school district will seek public comment Wednesday night on local educational priorities in preparation for changes in the way public schools are funded.