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Venture On Challenge Ropes Course provides adventure-learning experiences that challenge individuals to push beyond their perceived limits and work effectively with others, think creatively about problems, trust, and have ...

SJC SELPA Staff Development Bulletin - October 2014

Please see the attached flyer for information on upcoming professional development workshops and trainings during October and November 2014.

Students break the mold with brand new recording studio

On October 2, there will be endless possibilities for music enthusiasts as they celebrate the opening of one of the most advanced recording studios in this County. As part of ...

Use the Environmental Protection Agency programs!

1. Take Action to improve children's health at your school. EPA's comprehensive schools website offers all the resources you need to establish, maintain, or enhance a school environmental health program. Find ...

Teachers: Download EPA Resources for Your Classroom

1. Help students learn about environmental health and empower them to take steps in their everyday lives to protect the environment. Click here to learn more.

2. Looking for more ...

Visit Countryside Farms!

It's a countryside farm

off a busy old street,

growing berries for pies

or just pick them to eat.

There's pumpkin for bread

or for carving a face,

rabbits and goats

and a huge stack of hay.

Tractors ...

Celebrate Success in the 2015 Art Contest!

November 7

The Association of California School Administrators (ACSA) and the F3 Education Awards Foundation partnered as sponsors of the 5th Annual Celebrate Success Art Contest. As part of the F3 ...

Calling all high school artists!

Tuesday, October 14 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. or Thursday, October 16 from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Art Expressions of San Joaquin is hosting its 2nd Annual High School ...

Peer helpers gather to prepare for the year

On August 20, 2014, more than 300 San Joaquin County high school Peer Helpers and 25 Student Nurses from California State University Stanislaus converged at San Joaquin County Office ...

Lammersville opens academic powerhouse

The town of Mountain House is becoming an academic powerhouse—intuitive of anyone who walks through the halls of Mountain House High School. The brand new, state-of-the-art high school is possibly ...

Teachers College of SJ is ready for you!

TCSJ is the only Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) accredited graduate school of education housed as part of a County Office. TCSJ offers traditional and alternative routes ...

New recording studio feeds students' passion

one.Charter - Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA) invites you to its Recording Studio Opening on Thursday, October 2, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at its site in Manteca. ...

Healthy Active Places Tour Comes to Stockton

A team of eight women of the Healthy Active Places Tour will bike over 300 miles from Sacramento to Fresno during the week of September 28, 2014 to encourage walking ...

SJCOE announces its Breakfast and Lunch Program

San Joaquin County Office of Education recently announced its policy for providing free and reduced price meals for children served under the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program.

 “Although ...

Assessment measures studied

The San Joaquin County Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) presented training programs leading to certification in Assistive Technology Assessment and Augmentative Communication Assessment during the 2013–14 school year.  ...

Embrace the Race

Technology is the fast lane to success and Manteca Unified School District (MUSD) is dedicating more than $30 million to making sure its students are prepared for the future. ...

Nominations for 15th Annual Spirit of Literacy Awards

Now in its fifteenth year, the Spirit of Literacy awards were created to recognize individuals and organizations that contribute to the awareness and development of literacy activities in San Joaquin ...

2nd Annual Coat, Blanket and Sock Drive

San Joaquin County Office of Education has partnered with the United Way of San Joaquin for their 2nd Annual Coat, Blanket, and Sock Drive.

Take a few moments to clean out your ...

SJC hosts Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) Statewide

More than 200 educators and administrators attended the first Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) Statewide Rollout event at San Joaquin County Office of Education in April.

Richard Hammarstrom Jr. named Teacher of the Year!

Richard Hammarstrom Jr., who teaches music at Sierra High School, was named the 2014-15 San Joaquin County Teacher of the Year.

“I have often left his class thinking how ...

Special EDition Newsletter - August 2014

Please enjoy the attached August 2014 Special EDition featuring articles on:

-Congratulations Class of 2014;

- A Message from Our SELPA Director, Kathy Skeels;

- Donna Beckman Receives GEM Award; and more!

Full STEAM ahead at SJCOE’s Da Vinci Center

San Joaquin County Office of Education’s Da Vinci Center was bursting at the seams with more ...

Venture places first in Novice at the Coto Cup

Venture Academy Family of Schools' Historic Durham Ferry Equestrian Team took first place in Novice at the Coto Cup held in Woodland, CA the weekend of August 2. The ...

Disney praises Venture Academy's performances

Venture Academy Family of School’s En Tune Show Choir and On Pointe Dance Team took Gold, the highest ranking available, at the 2014 Heritage Festivals. The Heritage Festival En ...

one.CHARTER Main Opens State-of-the-Art Recording Studio

Be one of the first to see this state-of-the-art recording studio. This expanded performing arts program will benefit both the students and the community as it continues to broaden the ...

SJRCC known for its outstanding recycling

San Joaquin Regional Conservation Corps (SJRCC) Recycling program won the California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA) Outstanding Recycling Program Award on August 5, 2014.

SJRCC launched its comprehensive recycling program ...

SJC at National HOSA Conference

This summer, Venture Academy Family of Schools’ HOSA took three students and one advisor to the HOSA National Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida as representatives for both Venture Academy ...

Lodi's Donna Beckman recognized

Donna Beckman of Lodi has spent more than 30 years in nursing, and 14 years caring for children in schools as a nurse. She has seen bloody noses, broken ...

September's Outlook

September’s Outlook is now available online. CLICK HERE to view the interactive issue.

Outlook is now exclusively available online. To be sure that you do not miss an issue of ...

San Joaquin County Middle School Honor Choir Open Auditions

 

SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL HONOR CHOIR HOLDS LIVE AUDITIONS

Open auditions will be held throughout San Joaquin County in October

 

What:                  San Joaquin County Office of Education (SJCOE) in partnership with ...

EdCamp San Joaquin 2014

For the second summer, EdCamp San Joaquin, a totally organic professional development of, by and for educators is at Teachers' College of San Joaquin!  Come ready for anything and everything ...

Action on Behalf of Children Accepting Nominations

Do you know someone who deserves special recognition for their efforts to support the children of San Joaquin County? Someone who cares about a child’s well-being and committed to going ...

S.J. educators, staff learn about gender identities

STOCKTON – Lori Duron’s youngest son didn’t obsess about Bob the Builder or Thomas the Tank Engine or any of the other toys that you’d typically find in ...
Congressman Jerry McNerney Visits BFA/YouthBuild

On August 26, 2014, Congressman Jerry McNerney, a staunch supporter of YouthBuild, visited Building Futures Academy/YouthBuild, located in Stockton, CA.  After touring the community garden and student parking lot, new ...

Women's Equality Day Featuring YouthBuild SJ Graduate

August 26th is Women’s Equality Day, when America recognizes the ratification of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote. Moreover, Women’s Equality Day calls to attention women’s ...

The 2014-2015 SJC Public Schools Directory is now available!

The 2014-2015 San Joaquin County Public Schools Directory may be accessed by visiting http://directory.sjcoe.org. This year's directory is ...

San Joaquin County Board of Education

Vernon Gebhardt and Peter Ottesen received the Oath of Office from Superintendent of Schools Mick Founts at the July meeting of the San Joaquin County Board of Education.  Mr. Gebhardt ...

Congratulations Building Futures Academy!

The Accrediting Commission for Schools, Western Association of Schools and Colleges announces the action taken to grant accreditation to San Joaquin Building Futures Academy through June 30, 2020 with a ...

California Reading Association 47th Annual PDI

October 17-18, 2014

Red Lion Hotel - Woodlake Conference Center Sacramento, CA

Keynote Speakers: Gail Boushey & Joan Moser Oct. 17 7:00pm

                             Dr. Steven Layne Oct. 18 8:00am

Over 70 presenters!

http://www.californiareads.org/

Family Day in the Park

Don’t miss The Record’s annual Literacy & Book Fair “Family Day at the Park!”

It’s FREE! It’s FUN! And it’s all about literacy and education. A wonderful day you won’t want to ...
Institution is awarded candidate status

Stockton, California – The commission of the Council on Occupational Education (COE) has awarded Candidate for Accreditation status to the San Joaquin County Office of Education Regional Occupational Centers & ...

2014 Substitute Teacher Recruitment Fair

Interested in substitute teaching positions? Local K-12 schools are looking to hire qualified substitute teachers like YOU! Come join us on August 23rd!

Job seekers should bring copies of ...

San Joaquin County Spring Honor Roll 2014

The 2013-14 San Joaquin County Spring Honor Roll list has been published by the Stockton Record and is available online.

Click Here to view the complete list

Congratulations to ...

Paint, Learn, Play

Visit August Knodt, George Komure, Great Valley, and Taft Schools of South Stockton and you will find hidden gems of vibrant paintings of World and United States maps on its ...

SJCOE Backlot wins Best Acting award!

SJCOE Backlot has received the Best Acting award from the Friday Night Live BOOF (Betting on our Future) 2014 Spotlight Festival! SJCOE Backlot completed a Public Service Announcement and a ...

2013 - 2014 CB Merchant Services Business Scholarship

The San Joaquin County Office of Education Educational Foundation has received a scholarship donation of $11,000 from CB Merchant Services for the 2013-2014 scholarship year.  The CB Merchant Services Business ...

Announcement of 2014-15 County Teacher of the Year

MANTECA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT TEACHER RICHARD HAMMARSTROM, JR. NAMED 2014-15 SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY TEACHER OF THE YEAR

Integrity, compassion, diligence and teamwork are just a few of the words Sierra High ...

one.Charter - AVPA LCAP 2014

Visit the one.Charter - Academy of Visual and Performing Arts website to view one.Charter LCAP.

San Joaquin Building Futures Academy LCAP 2014

Visit the San Joaquin Building Futures Academy website to view all components of the SJBFA LCAP.

Draft SJCOE LCAP

The San Joaquin County Office of Education would like to thank you for taking the time to review the draft version of San Joaquin ...