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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 ...

2015 Summer Robotics & Engineering Programs for Kids!

The following classes with be offered! Check out our flyer for more information!

• LEGO WeDo for Grades 2-4

• Discovering Robotics with LEGO EV3 - Grades 3-8

• Power of the Microcontroller ...

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.

SCIENCE OLYMPIAD-DIVISION A2 COMPETITION RESULTS

The 29th Annual San Joaquin County Science Olympiad Competition for grades 3-6 was held at Ronald McNair High School on Saturday, March 28. Fifty-two teams from across the county participated ...

San Joaquin County 7th and 8th Grade Math Tournament Results

The fifth annual San Joaquin County Math Tournament for grades seven and eight was held on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the San Joaquin County Office of Education. Nearly 170 ...

Migrant Education Region 23 Request For Proposal

San Joaquin County Office of Education, Migrant Education Program (MEP) is seeking proposals from interested, independent, established and experienced outside educational agencies to conduct a Comprehensive Needs Assessment (CNA) of ...

Venture Academy’s New Energy Students Visit Capital

PG&E and California State Department of Education provide funding for students at Venture Academy to participate in courses focusing on energy efficiency. These students are in Venture’s New Energy Academy.  ...

Students perform at SJC Middle School Honors Concert

On March 7, over 200 students from 10 San Joaquin County districts representing 34 schools had the opportunity to showcase their musical talents at the 2015 San Joaquin County Middle ...

SJCOE's IT Tech has heart of a lamb and courage of a lion

Favian Moreno, San Joaquin County Office of Education’s Technical Support Specialist of Information Technology, has the heart of a lamb and courage of a lion. Anyone will attest it upon ...

Turn your dream into reality by signing up today!

Turn your dreams into a reality and do what you love by signing up for the Career Academy of Cosmetology (CAC), today! CAC is now making it more affordable with ...

Kaiser supports schools performance

On March 12, students from George Washington Elementary School of Lodi Unified School District watched intently as Kaiser Permanente's Educational Theatre performed The Best Me.  

The performance encouraged students to ...

Re-Think Your Drink

On March 11, nearly 20 people attended the Re-Think Your Drink parent workshop presented by the University of California Cooperative Extension San Joaquin. This workshop was offered through San Joaquin ...

WorkStartYES needs your help!

Do you know an out-of-school teenager, age 16-18, who is in need of academic or employment assistance?  If you answered yes, than refer him/her to WorkStartYES!  

WorkStartYES assists youth with ...

The SEIS & EDJOIN Conference is now accepting registrations!

The Eighth Annual Special Education Information System (SEIS) & EDJOIN Conference (CSC2015) will be in Anaheim, California in May 2015 and it is the largest conference yet! CSC2015 will feature ...

Partnership provides career paths for graduates

On March 11, the First Annual Building Trades Council Career Fair was held at San Joaquin Building Futures Academy (SJBFA). Leaders from unions, organizations, and agencies shared their time and ...

Cleaning up Stockton and learning job skills

San Joaquin Regional Conservation Corps members are doing their part to beautify the City of Stockton as the Graffiti Abatement Technician and Clean Up Crew.

Arturo Aleman, ...

Microsoft/Google field trip inspires Delta students & staff

By: James Vergara, Public Information Officer, San Joaquin Delta College 

Seeing is believing … such was the case for 40 San Joaquin Delta College Math, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) and Science, ...

Escalon High School receives major facelift

In November of 2012, the Escalon community overwhelmingly approved Measure B to modernize our schools. Slated first for modernization was Escalon High, which had some school buildings more than 60-years ...

Lammersville provides STEM college and career opportunities

Over the past two years Lammersville Unified School District worked to build a fully articulated, Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) focused pathway program that will provide our students college ...

Testing will make it an interesting journey for New Hope

New Hope Elementary School students have spent the majority of this year preparing for the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) testing. Teachers are working extremely hard to ...

March's edition of Balanced Education is now available!

Click here to read it!

State Superintendent Tom Torlakson Starts New Era of Student

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson launched a new era of student testing in California today, providing online exams in English language arts/literacy and mathematics to more than ...

Annual San Joaquin County Regional Science Olympiad B/C

More than 700 San Joaquin County students participated in the 29th annual San Joaquin County Science Olympiad Competition for Division B (middle school) and Division C (high school) at University ...

ACE & 49ers Museum Field Trips

There is a STEM education opportunity for this region’s K-8 grade students. The San Francisco 49ers Museum provides a learning platform that connects, inspires and engages students by using football ...

Collaborative Book Study 2014/15

Do you have a stack of professional books that you have been meaning to read, but can never find time to read? Join the SJCOE Collaborative Book Study and engage ...

California English Language Development Test Spring 2015

DATE: May 15

TIME: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: San Joaquin County Office of Education, Stockton

COST: $75

REGISTER: http://inside.sjcoe.org/attachments/780CELDTSpring2015.pdf 

Curriculum Breakfast

Deepen your understanding and expand your skills at the SJCOE Curriculum Breakfast. Education practitioners share their expertise, lessons learned and next steps at the SJCOE Curriculum Breakfast. Anticipate timely and ...

Academic Pentathlon

In the Academic Pentathlon, teams of sixth-graders vie in separate five-event academic competitions. The program encourages and rewards academic excellence among students of all ability levels. It provides an environment ...

Conservation Corps - Spiral of opportunity

STOCKTON — Arturo Aleman pulled up to a curb last week in a city-owned pickup truck, switched on a mechanical sprayer and fired a cleansing coat of white paint over a ...

Leading at the Speed of Trust

Develop skills and knowledge in building high-trust relationships and a high-trust organization. For more information, visit http://inside.sjcoe.org/attachments/565SpeedofTrust.pdf.

DATE: May 4 - 5

TIME: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

LOCATION: Wentworth Education Center, San ...

Academic Pentathlon

In the Academic Pentathlon, teams of seventh- and eighth-graders vie in separate five-event academic competitions. The program encourages and rewards academic excellence among students of all ability levels. It provides ...

County Math Tournament

This is an excellent way for schools to promote excellence in math, to raise student test scores, to increase student self-esteem, to develop problem-solving skills and finally, to hone both ...

Collaborative Conversations

The Common Core State Standards for Speaking and Listening require students to participate in collaborative conversations about grade-level topics and texts. This workshop will provide teachers with knowledge and resources ...

San Joaquin County leadership

In the last couple of school years, San Joaquin County’s 14 school districts experienced leadership transitions including a new County Superintendent of Schools. Here’s a look at the educational leaders ...

Kids flex their mental muscles at Science & Engineering Fair

STOCKTON — “OK, next I’m gonna let you taste my burps!” Dr. Proton bellows, lab goggles slightly askew.

“Ewwww!” comes the cry from dozens of kids, half-horrified and half-hysterical, torn between ...

57th Annual SJC Science and Engineering Fair

After reviewing approximately 300 projects, the winners of the 57th Annual San Joaquin County Science and Engineering Fair were announced on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at the San Joaquin County ...

Reaching Reluctant Writers workshop

All students need strong writing skills. Participants will learn about simple things that can be done in class to make a big difference in developing the writing skills of all ...

California State Elementary Spelling Bee

San Joaquin County Office of Education coordinates the California State Elementary Spelling Bee Championship, which is open to all 58 California counties.   

DATE: April 18

TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: ...

Communication Severity Scales workshop

This workshop will share the development and utilization of the Communication Severity Scales (CSS). The Language Speech and Hearing (LSH) workgroup in the North Inland SELPA in San Diego County ...

Avinash Raina High School Math Competition

The Avinash Raina Foundation and University of the Pacific’s Math Club are hosting University of the Pacific’s Avinash Raina High School Math Competition. High school students will compete in an ...