Ask A Sacramento Expert: 5 Tips For Getting Your Child Ready For KindergartenWhile it is not vital for a child know how to read or write before starting kindergarten, there are other valuable non-academic abilities they will need on day one. Teacher Joyce Childs says being able to color within the lines is not as important as knowing how to hold the crayon.
Ask A Sacramento Expert: School Lunches To Prepare In 10 Minutes Or LessTwin Rivers Unified School District nutritionist Lisa Vorce regularly sees kids bringing bologna lunchables, fruit roll-ups and white bread sandwiches stuffed with processed lunchmeat. Millions of advertising dollars are spent making such items sound nutritious, but reading food labels often proves otherwise.
Seventh-Grader Says School Punished Her For Breast Cancer Awareness BraceletWhen Ashleigh Williams says her school Rio Prep Academy insisted she had to turn them inside out or take them off, it reached a head on Wednesday.
Twin Rivers Students, Teachers Return To Cold Classrooms After BreakTeachers say there were only portable heaters for warmth, leaving students to bundle up in their jackets and even cover up with blankets.
Twin Rivers Unified School Cafeteria Was Shut Down After Failed Health InspectionTwice a year, county inspectors show up unannounced for surprise inspections at 380 schools in Sacramento County.
Twin Rivers Trustee Taking Leave While Facing Accusations Of Illegal Loans, Falsifying Paternity TestThe Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office says Cortez had been illegally accepting money from a female employee at the school, with whom he was also in a relationship.
Twin Rivers Trustee Charged With Accepting Illegal Loans, Falsifying Paternity TestIn the latest development for the problem-plagued Twin Rivers Unified School District, an elected official has been arrested on several felony charges -- including illegally accepting money.
Twin Rivers Business Administrator Abruptly Resigns, Collecting $174,570.60 SalaryWe wanted to know the conditions of the buyout for a man who has been with the district since its beginning five years ago—a district critics say has made some questionable financial decisions in the past.
Master’s Degree Is Key To Success For Speech Therapist In SacramentoFelice Clark uses her advanced degree every day as a speech therapist for more than 70 elementary school students.
Foothill High School Staff Member Arrested For Giving Unauthorized PhysicalsA Foothill High School staff member who gave unauthorized sports physicals to students at the school was arrested Wednesday.
Grand Jury Report Blasts Twin Rivers Unified School District's Top AdministratorsA Sacramento grand jury wants the Twin Rivers School District to replace most of its administration due to allegations of illegal activity.
Twin Rivers Looking To Advertise At School SitesOne local school district is so desperate for money, officials are looking at turning their schools into billboards.