Governor Jerry Brown today selected Democratic Congressman Xavier Becerra — a graduate of C.K. McClatchy High School — to serve as interim state Attorney General. If his appointment is approved by the Legislature, he will be the first Latino to serve in the state’s highest law enforcement post.
Look out, Sir Paul McCartney: On December 17, Sacramento Preparatory Music Academy brings the Beatles to town when 18 SCUSD students join professional musicians to recreate the “Abbey Road” album in its entirety.
The lesson of last week’s presidential election is that we live in a divided country. No matter how you voted in the election, I think we can all agree that campaign rhetoric and questions about the future of our country have stoked fears, sadness and anger in our community and in cities across the United States.
Every month, staff and students at Theodore Judah Elementary focus school-wide on a positive character trait as one of the aspects of the school’s educational program.
The school’s character trait for November is kindness. As part of this month’s kindness activities, student leaders and their families, who serve as part of Judah’s Kindness Alive student leadership program, spent time this weekend decorating the entrance to the school with positive messages about being kind and supportive to one another. It was a warm and caring way to start the week.
Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science. Students and teachers can choose from a variety of activities for kindergarten and up. Activities work on any modern browser, tablet, smartphone, or even with no computer at all.