Tag Archives: School board election

Forum participants raise their hands for silence to begin the next round of forum questions. Photo by Candese Charles.

As school board election nears, Richmond youth organize their own candidate forum

The smell of salad dressing and pasta hung in the air Thursday night as voices and laughter filled the basement of Living Hope Neighborhood Church. There, about 150 students, parents, residents, and community organization representatives...
School board candidates debated school lunches, teacher training and charter schools at a forum held Monday at Harding Elementary School. Photo by Faviola Leyva.

School board candidates debate student nutrition, teacher training at PTA forum

Nearly 70 people gathered at Harding Elementary School to listen to the ten WCCUSD school board candidates running for election this November.
Todd Groves poses for a portrait

School Board Election 2012: Todd Groves

A longtime district volunteer, who brought WriterCoach Connection to El Cerrito High School and spearheaded the Middle School Math Initiative, Groves says he wants to take the classroom-level foundation he has built and apply it...
Todd Groves, Robert Studdiford, Antonio Medrano and Randy Enos answered 11 questions during Tuesday night's school board candidate forum at Murphy Elementary School. (Photo by: Brittany Patterson)

School board candidate forum overshadowed by presidential debate

On a night when Barack Obama and Mitt Romney held most voters’ attention, the four candidates for the West Contra Costa Unified School District board spoke Tuesday to about 15 people at a candidate forum...
Robert Studdiford, Randy Enos, Todd Groves and incumbent Antonio Medrano speak about about education issues facing the West Contra Costa Unified School District at the school board forum held at Harding Elementary School on Monday Sept. 24, 2012.

School board forum dominated by Measures E and G

Four School Board candidates had one message at Monday night’s forum: Measures E and G, the $360 million bond measure and parcel tax extension, must pass.