Students at Marina Village Middle School in El Dorado Hills were directed to shelter in place for a short time Wednesday morning, April 25, 2018, after two boys were spotted nearby pointing what proved to be replica handguns at each other.
The California State University Chancellor's Office has failed to ensure the safety of employees and students who work with hazardous materials, including those at Sacramento State where a 2016 chemical spill caused injuries and possible long-term health damage.
California charter school enrollment has increased 150 percent in the past 10 years, according to new data from the California Department of Education. About 630,000 students attended charter schools in the state at the start of the 2017 school year.
A chemical spill and lead exposure at Sacramento State are expected to face scrutiny in a state audit scheduled for release Tuesday, April 24, 2018 examining whether the California State University system has health and safety deficiencies.
Students at Sacramento area campuses march against gun violence as part of the National School Walkout on Friday, April 20, 2018. The event coincides with the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting that killed 13 people.
California State University Chancellor Timothy White announced on April 20, 2018, that CSU will seek more funding from Gov. Jerry Brown rather than asking the Board of Trustees to vote next month to raise tuition.
Doug Mason, a Roseville teacher and former coach who was put on administrative leave in January for harassing a 14-year-old girl, said in the request that the alleged sexual harassment was not substantial or serious and denied ever touching a student inappropriately. A Placer County judge is to hear Mason's petition at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2018.
Sacramento County schools have seen a significant jump in recent years in the number of students who are without stable housing, according to a new report. Experts blame low wages and a lack of affordable housing.
The California State Historic Governor's Mansion Foundation is proposing an educational center about the state's governors for an old building on 15th and I Streets, around the corner from the old home.
UC Davis and the city of Sacramento have chosen the hospital campus in Oak Park as the preferred site for Aggie Square, a technology and innovation district modeled after Georgia Tech's Technology Square.
The University of California and the California Community Colleges on April 11, 2018, announced an agreement to ease the transfer process. Students who complete a transfer pathway will be guaranteed admission to UC.
Rocklin High School junior Brandon Gillespie wanted to see if schools would punish anti-abortion protesters for leaving classes for 17 minutes, the same amount of time that students taking part in the National School Walkout.