California Middle School’s math department is focusing in on Stanford Professor Jo Boaler’s book, “ Mathematical Mindsets.”
Teacher Kristi Ruddick is helping her students build a “growth mindset” about math.This year, Ruddick has two full sections of kids who chose to take a class to support their understanding of math reasoning, and number sense.
Kavontay King, a Luther Burbank High School junior enrolled in the rigorous International Baccalaureate (IB) program, has received an Award of Excellence from the National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists.
King, who maintains a 4.0 grade point average, attended a convention in Boston this summer for future medical leaders. He plans to become a doctor.
Sacramento City College is celebrating its 100th birthday with an Open House and Fair from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, October 15.
The event is aimed at giving high school juniors and seniors, their families and the community a taste of what Sacramento City has to offer.
Learn about the academic and certificated programs through lively presentations and features. Students may also attend the college’s homecoming football game at Hughes Stadium for free. Other events include:
SCUSD has partnered with community organizations and the U.S. Green Building Council Center for Green Schools to bring you Green Week 2016!
Green Week is a district-wide event that empowers schools to engage in sustainability focused lessons, projects and activities during the first week in October. Sustainability themed days will be organized all week providing participating schools, classrooms or groups with activities and resources to join in the celebration.