Monday May 6
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Burglaries, vandalism plague Pajaro Valley schools; more than 100 iPads stolen
More than 100 iPads and other electronic equipment have been stolen from the Pajaro Valley Unified School District since mid-March. The losses are part of a rash of break-ins, burglaries and vandalism at schools, and have district officials warning staff to take special care in securing personal and school property.
FBI Adds to Alleged Lighthorse Fraud; Foothill Gets 'A'; eBay Fencer Bust; Yes, 'No Neiman'
Foothill Middle School Distinguished By State School Chief: Foothill Middle School on Cedro Lane in Walnut Creek was among 218 public middle and high schools to gain status as a California Distinguished School.
Peeking At Dropout & Grad Rates For Las Lomas & Northgate
Northgate bucked the trend in other high schools in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District by lowering its 2012 dropout rate.
Rich Block, Poor Block: How Do Neighborhoods In Walnut Creek Compare?
Drive through Walnut Creek and you might notice that some neighborhoods are more affluent than others.
Contra Costa Times
Walnut Creek students shine at national Model UN conference
When the high school Model United Nations adjourned last week in New York City, Northgate and Las Lomas students emerged as some of the top young dignitaries in world.