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Students Matter, a Menlo Park-based nonprofit group founded by Silicon Valley entrepreneur David Welch, sponsored the lawsuit filed in 2012.
Traffic accidents are the No. 1 killer of American teenagers, according to a report by the General Motors Foundation.
There are approximately 5,580 elementary schools in California and just 424 were honored.
In the Bay Area, Marin County had the highest 2013 graduation rate, at 91.4 percent, according to state education data.
Last year the Tour of Novato and Community Fair raised almost $120,000 for Novato’s schools and over $500,000 has been raised since the event began.
Elected officials and students attended the opening ceremony for San Marin High's new cafeteria / multi-use building.
Novato's San Marin High School has a ribbon cutting ceremony to open their new multi-use and cafeteria building
Miller Creek seventh grader advances to the state finals.
A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
As cursive becomes endangered in schools, Americans evaluate what it’s really good for.
A big change is underway in the world of American education.
Organization has raised more than $1.5 million for Novato schools
A new study reveals that sexual violence among young Americans is a serious problem.
One private company estimates it will be monitoring students’ tweets in over 3,000 schools by year’s end.
District says it will help reduce vandalism and disciplinary issues