View    
SJC SELPA Staff Development Bulletin

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

Stockton's ship-building lore

Long-time residents of San Joaquin County will know some of Stockton’s lore as a major ship builder, of both river-going and ocean-going craft. Newer residents may not know the history; ...

Micke Grove’s Zoo Mobile program brings wildlife to students

Micke Grove’s Zoo Mobile program brings wildlife to students at Needham Elementary School

Sometimes, you don’t need to pack your child a sack ...

Students build futures while embracing past on USS Lucid

STOCKTON — At first, restoring the USS Lucid may have seemed like a mad dream. After all, it’s an all-wood, 60-year-old minesweeper, 171-feet long and weighing 775 tons. ...

Whole-child approach becoming great equalizer

The day after Manteca Unified launched its historic initiative to equip every student from the youngest kindergartner on up with a digital device in January, a mother gratefully approached Superintendent ...

SJCOE to host teacher recruitment fair

The San Joaquin County Office of Education is hosting a teacher recruitment fair from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. on March 7.

The fair is an ...

Revised LCAP Timeline for SJCOE

Please click on the link below to view the revised LCAP timeline with meeting and due dates for the San Joaquin County Office of Education schools and programs.

SJC 34th Annual Academic Decathlon Results

SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY STUDENTS SHOWCASE KNOWLEDGE AT ACADEMIC DECATHLON

Manteca High takes first-place overall at 34th Annual San Joaquin County Academic Decathlon

Excitement was in the air at the 34th Annual ...

Venture Academy Family of Schools LCAP 2014

Visit the Venture Academy Family of Schools website to view all components of the VAFS LCAP.

San Joaquin County 2014-15 Fall Honor Roll


Now available online!

The 2014-15 San Joaquin County Fall Honor Roll list has been published by the Stockton Record and is available online.

Click ...

Academic decathlon will be held Saturday

LATHROP — Hundreds of students from 13 area high schools will compete Saturday at Lathrop High School in the county’s 34th annual Academic Decathlon in hopes of winning a spot in ...

Special EDition - January 2015

Keep up on what's going on in Special Education at SJCOE!

Please enjoy the attached January 2015 Special EDition featuring articles on:

- A Message from ...

Special EDition - January 2015

Keep up on what's going on in Special Education at SJCOE!

Please enjoy the attached January 2015 Special EDition featuring articles on:

- A Message from ...

Pilot program graduates first group of students

On Monday, Zapata Mejia, a San Joaquin Building Futures Academy/YouthBuild student, was one of 12 individuals who participated in a graduation ceremony and earned certificates for flooring installation from Armstrong ...

Pilot program to graduate first students Monday

STOCKTON — The first group of students will graduate Monday from a new pilot program aimed not only at equipping job seekers with essential training and skills but at placing them ...

San Joaquin County Science And Engineering Fair

WHAT:                    The 57th Annual San Joaquin County Science and Engineering Fair

WHO:                       This year, nearly 30 schools in San Joaquin County have already registered. The San Joaquin County Science and Engineering ...

SJC SELPA Staff Development Bulletin

The SJC SELPA Staff Development Bulletin is a summary of many upcoming staff development opportunities during February and March 2015. For more information, please contact the person listed in the brochure. 

Students ready to prosecute and defend at the SJC Mock Trial

WHAT:                                      In this true-to-life competition, high school teams debate fictitious cases before presiding superior court judges and scoring attorneys at the 2015 San Joaquin County Mock Trial Competition. Cases ...

SJC 34th Annual Academic Decathlon

WHAT:                     San Joaquin County high school students will compete in the 34th Annual San Joaquin County Academic Decathlon Championship. The 2015 theme is New Alternatives in Energy.

WHEN:     ...

e-Chalkboard: January issue

Find out what's going on in San Joaquin County schools by reading January's issue of e-Chalkboarde-Chalkboard is a countywide publication that provides parents and school district staff with up-to-date information about ...

SJCOE employees win ACSA awards

In the wake of implementing Common Core State Standards, adopting Local Control and Accountability Plans, and serving some of the neediest students—excellence is a necessity. This year, the Association of ...

SJC celebrates the graduation of Floormasters trainees

WHAT:                                       A Graduation for the first cohort of Floormasters apprentices, where ...

Are you ready to pursue your doctorate?

University of the Pacific's Benerd School of Education will offer a doctoral program in partnership with Teachers College of San Joaquin. Attend one of the information meetings to learn more: ...

San Joaquin County Spelling Bee

T-E-T-A-N-U-S, “tetanus” … rolled off the tongue of James Quiaoit on December 3 allowing him to reign as the 2014/15 San Joaquin County Spelling Bee Champion of the Junior Division.

Quiaoit, ...

Your district needs your voice

It’s time for round two of the Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) and we need you! Last year all California districts made its way through temporary, and often vague, regulations ...

Linden community honors veterans

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, an armistice was declared between Germany and the Allied nations. On this day, one year later, ...

Ripon Unified School District transforms education

By: Lisa Cheney, Ed.S., Board Certified Behavior Analyst, Director of Student Services, Ripon Unified School District

Ripon Unified is well known for its staunch belief in the Inclusion Model. Last year, ...

SJC Honors Concert students receive standing ovation

On January 10, nearly 300 students from 10 San Joaquin County districts shared their musical talents at the 2015 San Joaquin County High School Honors Concert, held at San Joaquin ...

PG&E Bright Minds Scholarship Program

Each year, Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E awards 10 renewable Bright Minds scholarhips of up to $20,000 per year for up to five years and 90 one-time $2,000 scholarhips. Over ...

San Joaquin County schools are looking to fill vacancies

WHAT:                                     The 2015 San Joaquin County Office of Education Teacher Recruitment Fair ...

AB 1667 TB Screening

The provisions of AB 1667, which became effective January 1, 2015, replaces universal TB testing for private, parochial, public K-12 school and nursery school employees and volunteers. 

Attached are some FAQ's ...

More than 3,000 Stockton third-graders gear up for AgVenture

WHAT:                                      Third-graders from the Stockton area will tour the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds and experience agriculture through presentations of plants, animals, and farm machinery. Students will learn ...

SJC High School Honors Concert

San Joaquin County high school students will perform on Saturday at the 60th Annual SJC High School Honors Concert

On January 10, grades nine through 12 will use ...

James Mousalimas Sworn In

On Friday, January 9, San Joaquin County Office of Education (SJCOE) hosted a public swearing-in ceremony for its new County Superintendent of Schools, James A. Mousalimas. Tori Verber-Salazar, San Joaquin County District ...

SJC SELPA Professional Development Bulletin

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

Stockton Salvation Army: Bringing joy to families

STOCKTON — Hundreds of needy families converged on the Salvation Army facility in downtown Stockton on Saturday for the organization’s annual holiday toy distribution, forming a line that stretched around the ...

Students serve up courtroom drama at Mock Trial Invitational
STOCKTON — Glancing anxiously at his defense team, Hunter Sellers took the stand and braced himself for a barrage of tough questions before throwing his former best friend under the bus. ...
SubFinder Changes

Contact information for the SubFinder Attendance tracking system will be changing effective December 23, 2014.

SubFinder Changes! Effective December 23, 2014 

New SubFinder contact information:

SubFinder Phone Number: 844-432-6704  

SubFinder Online URL: https://sjcoe.subfinderonline.com 

Contact ...

Paper Angel Tree Campaign

SJCOE employees partner with the Salvation Army this holiday season

Salvation Army Paper Angel Trees are on display in the Wentworth Education Center and Nelson Center lobbies.

Each white paper angel represents ...

No joke, pyrometallurgical decides county spelling bee

STOCKTON — Everything was going fine until the spellmaster read the next word: pyrometallurgical.

Wait … what? That’s right: pyro-metal-lurgi-cal.

Brookside sixth-grader Sepenta Shirvan of Lodi Unified couldn’t help it; she laughed when ...

Shining light on dark chapter of Stockton's history

STOCKTON — Perhaps more moving for what you don’t see than what you do, a grainy black-and-white photo taken just before he was shipped overseas shows Pvt. Ben Mitsuo Hatanaka in ...

SJCOE awarded grant for civil rights education

The San Joaquin County Office of Education has been awarded grant funding through the National Park Service to provide professional development for civil rights education.

In collaboration with the Fred T. ...

Are you ready to pursue your Doctorate?

Our own Teachers College of San Joaquin is offering a doctoral program in partnership with University of the Pacific, Benerd School of Education.  The program is set to begin in ...

Scholarships, grant funding for 31 organizations!

C B Merchant Services has announced $105,000 in grant funding and scholarships will be awarded to 31 community benefit organizations.

“We are proud to continue a long history of investing in and ...

Scholarships available for local students

The 2014-15 Lincoln Center Scholarship program applications are now available. Six San Joaquin County high school seniors received scholarships from the Lincoln Center Scholarship program in 2013-14. The recipients ...

Preschool autism program makes CONNECTIONS!

San Joaquin County Office of Education announces a new name for its preschool autism program: CONNECTIONS!

CONNECTIONS! refers to its 12 San Joaquin County preschool autism classes that serve ...

Learn about the new framework

The new English Language Arts (ELA)/ English Language Development (ELD) framework has the potential to impact teaching and learning in profound ways.

On July 9, 2014, the State Board ...

C B Merchant Services Announces Grants and Scholarships

C B Merchant Services Announces Grants and Scholarships for Local Community

The funding supports local organizations and scholarships for high school students pursuing higher education.

In October, C B Merchant ...

2015 Cortopassi Excellence in Teaching Awards

Do you know of an outstanding math, science, and/or alternative education high school teacher? Would you like him or her to receive $5,000, in addition to $5,000 awarded to their ...

Students find out how government works

STOCKTON — Dozens of high school students fanned out across San Joaquin County on Thursday, getting an up-close look at the work done by county government agencies while having a chance ...