Five Berkeley educators nominated by parents and principals for their perseverance and commitment to kids during the pandemic.
Though attendance is up and there are fewer chronically absent students, some students have missed nearly a year of school.
During the fall semester, middle and high school student grades improved overall, but there were also more Ds and Fs.
Over 150 families showed up at Civic Center Park Thursday. By 3:30 p.m., the clinic had distributed 114 doses and had nearly run out of vaccines for the day.
Smaller classes and more electives are also in store, but the community remains divided on how best to address persistent disparities.
In a race with no incumbents, six candidates are running to fill two seats during an academic year upended by COVID-19.
Board member Ka’Dijah Brown emphasized that renaming of the schools is only a small step in the district’s work to address systemic racism.
Berkeley school news — in brief.
Stacey Wyatt’s resignation after two years comes at a pivotal moment for the school.
As Berkeley Unified looks into desegregating its middle schools, one campus is poised to be at the center of the debate. The legacy of the district and the future of Longfellow hinge on the outcome.
Teams from all three Berkeley middle schools held a “Battle of the Books” to prove who had read and internalized the most texts.
At the brand new addition to the middle school, students will design and create projects fusing art, technology and science concepts.