Tag Archives: West Contra Costa County School Board

West County school board grapples still with redrawing voting districts

Though the school board made no official motion to finalize a trustee-area map, a long and occasionally heated conversation ended with a direction to Superintendent Matthew Duffy to come up with a plan and insert...
Teachers spoke at the WCCUSD School Board meeting on Sept. 16 to demand better pay increases. (Photo by Marylee Williams)

West Contra Costa school district, teachers to continue salary negotiations

West Contra Costa school officials and the local teachers union said Thursday they intend to resume bargaining in a few weeks after teachers rejected a proposed settlement while demanding bigger pay increases.

Election 2012: Education wins big

West County voters came out strong for education Tuesday — both on a local and state level. Measure E, Measure G and Prop 30 passed. Todd Groves and Randy Enos will join the West Contra...

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.

School Board recognizes Hispanic Heritage Month

The West Contra Costa County School Board recognized Hispanic Heritage Month at its Tuesday meeting with lively music and dance performances that were a stark contrast to the usually formal board proceedings. The month is...