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More Latino Than White Students Admitted To UC

More Latino than white students in California have been offered admission to the state’s premier public universities for the first time, officials said Friday, a milestone that reflects the diverse racial makeup of a state where Latino children represent a majority of students in public schools.

04/18/2014

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Middle School Students Help Complete Largest Mural In Burbank Unified School District

Students at a Burbank middle school Thursday were helping finish up the largest mural in the Burbank Unified School District.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/17/2014

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Student Hailed Hero In Orland Bus Crash Reveals ‘Nightmares’ After Ordeal

Miles Hill was sitting near the front of the bus when it was struck by a FedEx tractor-trailer Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/13/2014

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Calif. Students Return Home After Deadly Bus Crash

University officials say prospective students who participated in the Preview Plus program left Arcata on buses at 10 a.m. Saturday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/12/2014

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Possible 2nd Case Of Tuberculosis Reported At Vista Murrieta High

Vista Murrieta High School may have its second case of tuberculosis in less than six months.

CBS Los Angeles–04/09/2014

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LAUSD School Board Approves Students’ Pleas To Have Peer Rep. After Protests

Citing a section in the California State Education Code from 1976, which calls for at least one non-voting pupil member, school board members voted Tuesday to approve the inclusion of a student.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

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LAUSD Students Trash $18M In Healthy School Lunches Every Year

Los Angeles Unified School District officials are trying to figure out how to convince students not to dump their healthy lunches.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/02/2014

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UC Survey Reveals Attitudes On Campus Diversity

Nearly one-quarter of University of California students, staff and faculty members say they have felt excluded, intimidated or on the receiving end of hostile or offensive behavior.

03/19/2014

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Parents Demand Answers From School Board After 55 Teachers Call In Sick At Compton School

Students at a South Los Angeles high school were being picked up by parents Tuesday after dozens of teachers called in sick.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2014

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Pasadena Lawmaker Targets ‘Truancy Crisis’ Among Elementary Students

A Pasadena lawmaker Monday joined California Attorney General Kamala Harris to unveil legislation that aims to tackle what officials are calling a “truancy crisis” in elementary schools statewide.

03/10/2014

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UCLA Survey: Financial Aid Plays Bigger Role For Incoming College Freshmen

College costs and financial aid are playing an increasingly decisive role in how incoming freshman in the U.S. determine where to attend school, according to a new UCLA survey.

03/06/2014

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Corona Teacher Accused Of Sex Crimes Involving 5 Students To Stand Trial

A Corona teacher accused of sex crimes involving five underage students has been ordered to stand trial after waiving her right to a preliminary hearing, the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday.

CBS Los Angeles–03/04/2014

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UTLA Encourages LAUSD Parents To Demand Pay Raises, Smaller Class Sizes

Members of United Teachers Los Angeles were handing out leaflets to parents dropping their kids off at Los Angeles Unified School District schools Tuesday morning calling for smaller class sizes, increased staffing and salary increases.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/04/2014

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LAUSD Hosts First 2-Week Art Festival

The Los Angeles Unified School District is hosting its first-ever Art Festival.

03/02/2014

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Students On Edge After Reported Gang Rape Near UCSB

At UC Santa Barbara, life on and around campus has been tense after students like Hayleigh Pervorse received a text message warning them about a sexual assault.

02/24/2014

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