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Woman Who Claimed She Was Molested By Teacher In Viral YouTube Video Speaks To CBS2

Jamie Carrillo in January worked up the courage to call Andrea Cardos and confront her with sex abuse allegations, posting a video that would later go viral on YouTube and lead to Cardos’ arrest.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/01/2014

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KNX On Your Corner: Saddleback Unified School District

About 31,000 students attend class in the Saddleback Unified School District, the fourth largest district in Orange County.

03/14/2014

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KNX On Your Corner: Capistrano Unified School District

The Capistrano Unified School District is the largest employer in south Orange County.

03/14/2014

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Teen Suing School District After Concussion Opens Up About Football Practice That Changed His Life

Casey Aspinall is taking Vista Murrieta High School and the Murrieta Valley Unified School District to court in a case that could have implications for all local football programs.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/26/2014

LAUSD officials won't say why music teacher Iris Stevenson, who has been a fixture at Crenshaw High since 1985, isn't being allowed to teach. (Photo credit: Vanity Brown)

‘Teacher Jail’ Under Fire As Crenshaw High Alum Rally Around Music Teacher

Teachers’ union officials were calling Friday for the Los Angeles school officials to end a controversial practice involving teachers who can’t be fired under union rules.

02/07/2014

LAUSD officials won't say why music teacher Iris Stevenson, who has been a fixture at Crenshaw High since 1985, isn't being allowed to teach. (Photo credit: Vanity Brown)

Former Students Rally Around Beloved Crenshaw Teacher Banned From The Classroom

Iris Stevenson, a fixture at the school since 1985, hasn’t been allowed in the classroom since December for unknown reasons.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/30/2014

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Family Grieves After Girl, 9, Is Killed By Driver While Walking Home From School

Ashlyn Gardner and her brother Landon were in a crosswalk on Banyan Street and East Avenue, a block away from Etiwanda Colony Elementary, when the pickup hit them at approximately 3 p.m. Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/05/2013

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Coachella Valley High To Keep ‘Arabs’ Name, May Change Mascot

School officials in Southern California say the “Arabs” name is here to stay, but the divisive costumed mascot that represents them may be changing.

11/16/2013

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Former Rialto District Accountant Charged With Embezzling $1.8M

Charges were filed Tuesday against a former Rialto Unified School District employee suspected of stealing $1.8 million over an eight year period, authorities said.

CBS Los Angeles–10/08/2013

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Rialto School District Reacts To Arrest Of Former Accountant Accused Of Stealing Millions

The Rialto Unified School District is reacting to the news that a former employee is accused of stealing more than $2 million over a seven-year period.

09/27/2013

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Accountant Accused Of Stuffing Her Bra And Making Off With $2M In School Lunch Money

A former school district accountant allegedly made off with more than $2 million in lunch money, according to officials in Rialto.

09/26/2013

Hawthorne Schools Speed Up Lunch Line With Palm Scanners

Two schools in Hawthorne are introducing palm scanners in hopes of speeding up the cafeteria lunch line.

04/25/2013

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Judge: District Must Allow School Conversion

A San Bernardino County school district must immediately comply with a previous court order allowing a parents group to convert a failing elementary school into a charter, a Superior Court judge ruled Friday in a case is seen as an important test of California’s “parent trigger” law.

10/12/2012

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LAUSD Elevates Arts To A ‘Core’ Subject To Restore Needed Funds

The Los Angeles Unified school board has elevated arts to an essential “core” subject in the district’s curriculum, exempting it from further budget cuts.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/09/2012

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Record Number Of Calif. School Districts Are Facing Financial Woes

The California Department of Education says a record number of school districts are in financial dire straits this year, with a dozen facing insolvency.

05/21/2012

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