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Close-reading Strategies Training for TK-2nd-grade Teachers

 

Space is still available for teachers interested in learning more about strategies to help teach literacy for students in transitional kindergarten through second grade.

The training is offered through the San ...

Students Face Off in Welding Showdown

The San Joaquin County Office of Education (SJCOE) hosted its First Annual Welding Showdown before the end of the school year.

In total, 12 welders from SJCOE’s Venture Academy ...

Got Mosquitoes? Need Mosquitofish?

Summer is the time when mosquitoes multiply, increasing the risk of mosquito-borne illnesses.

The San Joaquin County Mosquito and Vector Control Distrcit will be handing out free mosquitofish at different locations ...

SJCOE part of Stockton, an All-America City

 

When a delegation from Stockton went to Denver to make its case that Stockton deserved the distinction as an All-America City, the San Joaquin County Office of Education (SJCOE) was ...

SJCOE in the News

 

Sixth- through eighth-grade students get a crash course in coding at a two-day camp, one of the summer enrichment programs provided by the Office of Science and STEM Integration/Innovation ...

County Teacher of the Year from Jefferson School District

 

The San Joaquin County Office of Education (SJCOE) would like to congratulate Cassandra deWood, the 2015-16 San Joaquin County Teacher of the Year.

The Tom Hawkins Elementary School seventh grade science ...

Science Teacher Named SJC Teacher of the Year

 

The San Joaquin County Office of Education would like to congratulate Cassandra deWood, the 2015-16 San Joaquin County Teacher of the Year.

Video profiles of all five Teacher of ...

2015 Friedberger Scholarship Awards $65,000 to Graduates

 

Twenty outstanding graduating seniors from San Joaquin County high schools have been awarded a total of $65,000 in scholarships from the Friedberger Educational Fund to continue pursuing their education.

Each of ...

2015 Friedberger Scholarship Awards $65,000 to Graduates

 

Twenty outstanding graduating seniors from San Joaquin County high schools have been awarded a total of $65,000 in scholarships from the Friedberger Educational Fund to continue pursuing their education.

For more ...

National Guard Program Heading to San Joaquin County

 

A military-style residential program designed to help at-risk teens receive a quality education stayed on track with the announcement of a lease agreement between the U.S. Army and the California ...

2015 Venture Academy’s Largest Graduating Class

 

Friends, family and supporters of the Class of 2015 turned out to wish their graduates well at the Venture Academy Family of Schools (VAFS) Commencement Ceremony.

The Wednesday, June 3, 2015 ...

Business Awards Scholarships to Business-Minded Graduates

Graduating high school seniors receive scholarship from CB Merchant Services

 Please see the attached press release.

New Framework Brings California Educators to SJCOE

 

Educators from across California came to Stockton for the launch of the 2014 English Language Arts/English Language Development (ELA/ELD) Framework at an event organized by the California Department of Education ...

Business Awards Scholarships to Business-Minded Graduates

 

Twenty-two graduates interested in pursuing careers in business have help obtaining their goals with the 2014-2015 CB Merchant Services Business Scholarship.

CB Merchant Services donated $11,000 for the scholarships paid out ...

Fifth Annual Migrant State Speech and Debate Tournament

On May 16th, eleven of our Migrant students grades 6-12 had the opportunity to participate in the Fifth Annual Migrant State Speech and Debate Tournament. Our students returned home having placed as ...

e-Chalkboard: May Issue

Find out what’s going on in San Joaquin County schools by reading May’s issue of e-Chalkboard. Published by the San Joaquin County Office of Education (SJCOE), e-Chalkboard is ...

A Special Graduation

 

STOCKON – Tethered balloons hovered over uncut celebratory cake in a large conference room at the San Joaquin County Office of Education as the Class of 2015 lined up outside, ...

BrainworX Student National Merit Scholar

 

Not many students have what it takes to become a National Merit Scholar, but Jasper Gebhardt is one of them.

The graduating senior from BrainworX at San Joaquin County Office of ...

Outstanding Career Technical Education Students Recognized

 

STOCKTON – If there was one theme at the Outstanding Student Awards celebration for the San Joaquin County Office of Education Career Technical Education (CTE) programs it was what brought ...

SJCOE Head Start Web Page Available

 

The new Head Start San Joaquin Web page is now live on the San Joaquin County Office of Education website. It will be updated with latest information about Head Start ...

New Skills and a New Test

 

This spring, students in San Joaquin County joined students across the state taking the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) summative assessments in English language arts/literacy and mathematics. ...

Measure J Bond Brings Big Changes to Jefferson Elementary

 

By James Bridges, Superintendent, Jefferson Elementary School District

Jefferson Elementary School District is in the midst of a $26 million modernization project.

The current projects include the complete modernization of Jefferson School, ...

Honoring Classified Employees and Teacher of the Year

The San Joaquin County Office of Education and Premier Community Credit Union announce the Fifth Annual San Joaquin County Classified Employee and Teacher of the Year ...

The Power of one.

STOCKTON – As a student singer-songwriter from one.Charter Douglas sang and strummed her guitar, the crowd pouring into the County Operated Schools and Programs Student Awards Night continued to grow.

Since ...

SJCOE Cuts Back on Landscaping Irrigation

The San Joaquin County Office of Education plans to do its part to conserve water during California’s historic drought.

So brown will be the new green with the grounds crew cutting ...

Honoring Classified Employees and Teacher of the Year

The San Joaquin County Office of Education and Premier Community Credit Union announce the Fifth Annual San Joaquin County Classified Employee and Teacher of the Year Awards Celebration Dinner.

Classified Employees ...

"The World Gets Bigger"

STOCKTON – It takes more than one language to describe the world.

That’s something that more than 234 graduating seniors from across San Joaquin County learned as they did the hard ...

SJCOE in the News

 The Record Editorial Board praised the 2015 Pinnacle team in the May 12 edition of the newspaper.

 For the past 20 years, the San Joaquin County Office of Education and The ...

Mock Trial Academy for 6th-8th grade students

Venture Academy Family of Schools'(VAFS) Mock Trial team is hosting 2-day sessions for students to learn about the justice system and hone their skills in preparation for future Mock Trial ...

2-1-1 San Joaquin

The purpose of 211 San Joaquin (211SJ) is to make it easy for people to find the help they need when they need it. 

211 San Joaquin:

- Helps organizations ...

SJCOE Administrators Honored by Peers

Three San Joaquin County Office of Education employees were honored by the Association of California School Administrators (ACSA).

 Congratulations to the following 2015 award recipients for their admirable leadership in public ...

Migrant Education Region 23 Honor Student

Alondra Soto is the 2015 Migrant Education Region 23 student of the year.  She was selected among many migrant education seniors in San Joaquin County and East Contra Costa County. ...

Students Shine in San Joaquin County Academic Pentathlon

MANTECA – Students stomped their feet in the bleachers at the East Union High School Large Gymnasium as they cheered on their teammates during the Super Quiz, the final – ...

SJC SELPA Professional Development Bulletin

Please see the attached flyer for information on upcoming San Joaquin County SELPA professional development workshops during May and June 2015.

2015 San Joaquin Literacy Directory Released

 The 2015 edition of the San Joaquin Literacy Directory is now available.

 Published by San Joaquin Delta College, the directory is a resource intended to provide families, social-service professionals and educators ...

California Mathematics Networks Forum 2015

Presenter Biographies

Those attending the California Mathematics Network Forum 2015 at the San Joaquin County Office of Education from May 18-20 will be able to hear from a number of presenters ...

Mathletes turn out to compete in tournament

STOCKTON – The roughly 170 students who streamed into the San Joaquin County Office of Education on April 25 rode in on a wave of noise and excitement for the ...

SJCOE in the News

 The tournament drew 27 teams from 16 schools, bringing about 170 mathletes to the San Joaquin County Office of Education on April 25. Bethany Elementary School from Lammersville Unified School ...

Raffle Raises Funds to Send over 325 to Science Camp

Communities in San Joaquin County raised more than $82,000 to send students to an educational adventure in the coastal redwoods of the Santa Cruz Mountains. It is enough to cover ...

SJCOE Releases RFI on Document Management Systems

 The San Joaquin County Office of Education seeks a vendor to examine existing commercial-document management and retention systems.

 A Request for Information has been released for prospective vendors. Responses are due ...

YouthBuild Helps Family Achieve Dream of Home Ownership

STOCKTON – For Grace Esquivel, a single mother raising two children, the idea that she could one day own a home seemed like just a dream.

Every time she went to ...

SJCOE Hosts 2015 California State Elementary Spelling Bee

STOCKTON – When the 2015 California State Elementary Spelling Bee started Saturday morning, there were 54 students from 28 counties across the state lined up and ready to show what ...

Watch YouthBuild San Joaquin at Work in New Video

A new video released by the San Joaquin County Office of Education’s YouthBuild San Joaquin shows students hard at work building a home for a lower-income family.

The partnership between Habitat ...

San Joaquin County High School Seniors Receive Scholarships

The recipients for the 2014-2015 Lincoln Center Scholarship Program are: Brady Banks, Lodi High School; Dana Brady, Linden High School; Samantha Heinrich, John C. Kimball High School; Sophia Hernandez, Lincoln ...

San Joaquin County Teachers Recognized For Excellence

ESCALON – Before starting his teaching day on a recent morning, Vista High School teacher Marlin Moreno received a visit from an entourage bearing a giant check to recognize his ...

Students Fired Up To Exercise

MANTECA – Music pumped while a couple dozen students at Lincoln Elementary School skipped rope as they ran back and forth across the blacktop at recess.

But this was no ordinary ...

World Autism Awareness Day

Staff members at John McFall and Joshua Cowell schools wear blue to show support for World Autism Awareness Day!

Venture Student Wins Writing Competition

Carolina Mendez, Venture Academy Family of Schools Foundations Academy 12th grader, won the Yes! Magazine National Student Writing Competition.  Her essay, "To Be Determined," describes her experience of coming to ...

2014-2015 San Joaquin County high school graduation dates

Download the attachment below to view the 2014-2015 San Joaquin County high school graduation and senior awards ceremony dates.

SJC SELPA Staff Development Bulletin

Please see the attached flyer for information on upcoming professional development workshops during April and May 2015.