A man who taught in the after-school program at two Berkeley schools was arrested after a child pornography investigation, officials said.
Jacqueline Omania’s fifth-grade students have been spreading the zero-waste gospel to everyone in their lives, from kindergarteners to parents to politicians.
Five Berkeley educators nominated by parents and principals for their perseverance and commitment to kids during the pandemic.
Desiree Solis and Suhera Nuru, both seniors at Berkeley High, made a video asking the vice president to speak at their graduation next month.
Harris attended the school as part of BUSD’s second integrated class in 1970.
Some Berkeley parents want an immediate return to campuses, but others have argued that even small reopenings could be dangerous.
Two letters from Berkeley school leaders describe steps being taken to prepare for an active shooter.
Here’s what’s on the agenda at tonight’s Berkeley School Board meeting.
The district appears to have taken the first step in killing the bilingual program at Thousand Oaks, with no prior outreach to the community.
BUSD held a town hall in December about how to address racism on campus. Photo: Mark Coplan/BUSD The Berkeley schools Board of Education meets tonight, Jan. 13. On the agenda: The superintendent will share his plan to address racism on campus, the board may vote to call off plans for portables at Thousand Oaks, and there will be […]
Jennifer Corn: the newly named Principal of Thousand Oaks Elementary School. Photo: BUSD Update, 4:02 p.m.: The Principal of LeConte Elementary School announced she is resigning shortly after this story was published. In a statement issued today, Kathryn Singh said she would be moving back to Massachusetts due to family matters. BUSD Co-Superintendent Neil Smith said in a note […]
Debbie Dean: new Principal at Willard Debbie Dean has been named as the new Principal at Berkeley’s Willard Middle School. Dean replaces Robert Ithurburn who is leaving to take up a new post. The decision was announced at the BUSD Board meeting on Wednesday night. Dean has been Assistant Principal at Redwood Middle School in Napa […]