Helping you better understand, navigate and participate in the TK-12 public school experience in Orange County.
Local writer Jeannette Andruss has published her latest Spotlight School’s newsletter. In this week’s newsletter she covers…
- FIRST BELL 🔔 Primary Election coverage: Three candidates running for the Orange County Board of Education share their views. jeanette begins her interviews with candidates Mari Barke, Martha Flour and Christopher Ganiere.
- SECOND BELL 🔔What you need to know about CAASPP testing — (More than you ever wanted to know abut California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress tests or CAASPP, the state academic testing program.)
- 💙 Support for local TK student battling brain cancer.
- EXTRA CREDIT 📌Details on a FREE summer program for kids.
- RECESS 👏🏼Graduating seniors are getting ready to roll in Rossmoor. 🚘 What’s new for this year’s parade honoring the class of 2022.
Other Stories Worth Reading
- Police record reports Mater Dei football players allegedly sexually assaulted teammate // L.A. Times
- Bill advances to allow Californians 12 and older to be vaccinated without parental consent // CalMatters
- Long Beach passes ‘kid zone’ law barring adults from parks who are not supervising children // Long Beach Post
- O.C. high seniors land paid internships after taking part in summer cybersecurity program // OCDE Newsroom
- Seal Beach student is editor of local newspaper for the day // The Sun Newspapers
- O.C. schools earn honors for engaging students in civic learning // California Dept. of Education
- Magnolia High School to open agriscience community center this week // O.C. Breeze
- Malachi Nelson and the Los Alamitos High School football team will open the 2022 season in a game on ESPN2 // ScorebookLive.com