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Clovis Unified looks within, selects Folmer as next Superintendent
The school board capped a quick two-month process with an internal candidate to take over in the summer.
March 20, 2023
Failed Fresno State tax measure gearing up for another run
Fresno County voters rejected Measure E last year, but organizers are starting the process of bringing it back for 2024.
March 16, 2023
Visalia Unified secures guaranteed admission for students to Fresno Pacific
The deal with Fresno Pacific University is the second such arrangement for the Tulare County school district, giving students local higher education options.
March 8, 2023
Clovis Unified places speed at top of list in hunt for next Superintendent
Clovis' school board will seek to have its replacement for Superintendent Eimear O'Brien in place by the end of March.
January 24, 2023
Clovis Unified Superintendent O’Brien to retire at end of school year
The Clovis Unified School Board will decide whether to consider a national search to find her replacement.
January 19, 2023
Fresno Co. Armenian school gets $1mil lift for new campus
Fresno County's sole Armenian school received an end-of-the-year boost.
January 7, 2023
Fresno Unified catches heat over LGBTQ books in elementary libraries
Books distributed to Fresno Unified by a top LGBTQ nonprofit are stirring consternation among concerned parents about their age appropriateness.
December 13, 2022
Visalia Unified supplies campuses with opioid fighting medication
With the risk of fentanyl overdoses on the rise among teens, one Valley school district is aiming to prevent a tragedy on-campus.
December 13, 2022
Fresno Unified school trustee allegedly hid $1.3k in booze purchases on Superintendent’s dime
New revelations of financial misconduct by Fresno Unified Trustee Terry Slatic are arriving just as the ousted school board member is set to leave office.
December 12, 2022
Not adding up: CSU to dump stricter math requirement proposal for college admission
California State University trustees are poised to abandon a proposal to require a fourth year of math-related coursework for admission.
November 28, 2022