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News and information from Patch and your neighbors about schools in your towns.
Food Service Program to Feed Newark Students During Summer Break

Food Service Program to Feed Newark Students During Summer Break

The program is being offered at several locations in Newark.
Alameda County Opens Poetry Competition

Alameda County Opens Poetry Competition

Students in Newark are invited to participate.
Newark Superintendent Sets Record Straight About Booster Club Lawsuit

Newark Superintendent Sets Record Straight About Booster Club Lawsuit

A fundraising organization for Newark Memorial High School is losing money after a local mom filed a lawsuit against it. Patch checks the facts.
Lawsuit Against High School Booster Club Draining Athletic Department

Lawsuit Against High School Booster Club Draining Athletic Department

A disagreement between two Newark moms causes thousands of dollars to be spent on litigation. Patch fact checked the claims.
Newark Memorial High School Students Roar

Newark Memorial High School Students Roar

The Shooting Stars dance performance featured students enrolled in the special education program.
Common Core and More!

Common Core and More!

An explanation of the new Common Core Standards for kindergarten through 12th grade public schools.
Newark Memorial High School Students To Visit Ivy League Colleges

Newark Memorial High School Students To Visit Ivy League Colleges

Guidance Counselor Sonia Torres is empowering students to visit academic institutions that provide top-tier intellectual resources.
School District To Sell Ruschin Elementary School Buildings

School District To Sell Ruschin Elementary School Buildings

Space occupied by Morning Star Church.
Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
Newark Unified To Target Truancy

Newark Unified To Target Truancy

Superintendent says state prison officials use third grade truancy rates to plan for future capacity needs.
Enrollment in Newark’s Public Schools Decreasing

Enrollment in Newark’s Public Schools Decreasing

Projections show enrollment will continue to decrease.
California Doles Funds for Common Core Upgrades

California Doles Funds for Common Core Upgrades

Find out how much your local education agency received with our interactive graphic.
Understanding Common Core: A Breakdown of the Pros and Cons

Understanding Common Core: A Breakdown of the Pros and Cons

A big change is underway in the world of American education.
Newark Unified School District Installing Security Cameras at Schools

Newark Unified School District Installing Security Cameras at Schools

Infrastructure developers plan to install cameras at the junior and high school campuses first.
5 Tips to Stop Sexual Violence Among Teens

5 Tips to Stop Sexual Violence Among Teens

A new study reveals that sexual violence among young Americans is a serious problem.
California Unfurls Charter School Tool Bank

California Unfurls Charter School Tool Bank

The California Department of Education is creating professional development opportunities for teachers in Newark, California.