David Michael Bruce, 68, a retired Sycamore Junior High School drama teacher who was on trial for allegedly molesting five of his students, apparently took his own life as his attorney and a prosecutor were preparing to begin closing arguments Wednesday morning, according to the O.C. Register.
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Case # 18NF0707
Date: August 31, 2018
SANTA ANA, Calif. – An assistant varsity softball coach was sentenced to six months in jail for furnishing marijuana smoking with minor softball players.
Tiffani Lee Aguirre, 22, Anaheim
Pleaded guilty to the court on Aug. 31, 2018 to the following counts: Continue reading
OC GRIP recognized the accomplishment of an Esther L. Walter Elementary School student whose design was selected from more than 140 entries to be reproduced on the official OC GRIP vehicle!The fully customized vehicle was on display at the Anaheim school and members of the Ford Motor Company employee team who volunteered as mentors were also recognized for their service.
Posted by Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas on Friday, February 23, 2018
ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Orange County Gang Reduction Intervention Partnership (OC GRIP) recognized the accomplishment of Esther L. Walter Elementary School student Jazmine A., whose design was selected from more than 140 entries to be reproduced on the official OC GRIP vehicle. Continue reading
NATIONAL SCHOOL CHOICE WEEK INFO & ENROLLMENT FAIR AT MAINPLACE MALL ON JANUARY 27
Local school districts and public charter schools, community leaders and education partners will participate in Orange County’s 3rd Annual celebration
In celebration of National School Choice Week, the Orange County Parent Union has gathered local school districts, public charter schools and business partners for its 3rd Annual Orange County School Choice Information and Enrollment Fair that will take place on January 27 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Santa Ana’s MainPlace Mall. Continue reading
Learn about the many free Public School options available to Orange County Families at the upcoming 3rd Annual Orange County School Choice Fair, on Saturday, January 27, 2018, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the MainPlace Mall, located at 2800 N Main St., in Santa Ana.
Meet educators from local District Public Schools, Public Charter Schools and Home Schools. And meet business partners that support public school choice options too. Continue reading
Palm Lane Elementary Becomes the First Conversion School In Orange County, CA
Palm Lane Parents win their 3-year battle with Anaheim Elementary School District by receiving a (5-0) unanimous vote that allows the school to become a charter next school year.
Anaheim, Calif. – December 14, 2017 – Palm Lane Elementary School will become Palm Lane Charter Elementary, the first conversion school in Anaheim under the Parent Trigger Law. The new charter school, operated by New Century Charter Public Schools, will open in August 2018, as it was approved unanimously (5-0) by the Anaheim Elementary School District Board.
The December 13th board meeting marks an end of the legal battle between the Anaheim Elementary School District and the Palm Lane Elementary parents that have successfully converted their struggling school into a charter school using the Parent Empowerment Law co-written by Senators Bob Huff and Gloria Romero in 2010. Continue reading
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Released by: Kristina Hamm, Contact: 714-300-3543
ANAHEIM STUDENT ARRESTED FOR ALLEGED THREATS TO MULTIPLE SCHOOL SITES
ANAHEIM, Calif. (Nov. 14, 2017) – A Western High School student was arrested Tuesday evening for allegedly threatening to commit acts of violence through multiple school shootings at Magnolia, Western, Cypress and Buena Park High Schools. A concerned Western High School student contacted Anaheim Police Department (APD) Sunday evening after seeing a troubling Instagram post screenshot on a Snapchat account. Continue reading
Unity Middle College High School will open in the Fall of 2017 at 1310 East Lincoln Ave., in Orange, with 100 9th and 10th grade students. They are offering free college courses for all their students. Unity Middle College High School students will graduate with a High School diploma and college courses that may include an AA degree. They are currently accepting intent to enroll forms online. Continue reading
Youth on the Move, Inc.
IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE: Sept. 30, 2016
Contact: Patricia Adelekan, Ph.D., Founder and CEO, 714-628-9844, email@example.com
On Saturday, November 19, 2016, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m, Youth-on-the-Move, Inc., will hold its 2016 International Educators’ Hall of Fame and Youth awards Ceremony at the beautiful River Arena, 201 E. Broadway, Anaheim, CA 92805–in the internationally acclaimed City of Kindness.
The International Educators’ Hall of Fame (IEHOF) scouts for the often “unsung hero” and/or humanitarian teachers/educators who went or go beyond the call of duty to serve, while often confronting many challenges. Continue reading
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Local Youth Charity to Launch STEM Program
ANAHEIM, Calif. – StandUp for Kids Orange County, the local chapter of a nation-wide youth homelessness organization, has announced the launch of a new STEM program at its Anaheim Outreach Center. The STEM program is the first of its kind at the Orange County chapter and will begin September 20, 2016.
The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) program is a fifteen week course that will utilize curriculum from Rokenbok Education. Students will have access to skilled tutoring, the opportunity to create a grade-level science project, and online resources to develop science skills and career plans. Continue reading