It's back to school time for some Central Coast students. But what actually goes in to preparing for the big day?
"They come in just with their eyes open, all excited about school, asking questions," said Rosalie Jones.
For Jones, this is her favorite day of the year.... more »
Students and faculty returned to Vandenberg Middle School today without one of their beloved teachers, Karen Shumey. Her son allegedly shot and killed her over the weekend in San Luis Obispo.
Shumey taught 8th Grade history and was the department chair at the school, where she had been since... more »
A Righetti High School teacher has stepped down after she was accused of sending sexually explicit text messages to a student.
Michelle Hill was a 10th grade Biology teacher at Righetti High School in Santa Maria. The school district placed her on administrative leave about three weeks ago while... more »
The Santa Maria Joint Union High School District says Michelle Hill has resigned from her teaching position at Righetti High School. Hill was accused last month of sending sexually explicit text messages to at least one student. She taught biology at Righetti High School for the past couple years and... more »
Teachers at Cabrillo High School returned to work today after nearly half of them skipped school yesterday. District officials say 29 teachers used a personal day to show solidarity for their colleague, head basketball coach Gary West. He was placed on paid administrative leave after a fight with a student.... more »
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - A man shot and killed a special education teacher as she walked into her Tacoma, Wash., school Friday, shortly before students began arriving for school.
The News Tribune and KOMO-TV report that the suspected shooter was killed by police shortly after in the Frederickson area.
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