Category: Education

Clovis West students light the way for children in Kenya, local first responders

Environmental science students at Clovis West High School are lighting the way for villagers in Africa and local first responders.…

CUSD board welcomes new faces

The Clovis Unified School District governing board underwent a few changes this election cycle. Susan Hatmaker beat out longtime incumbent…

Clovis North students inspired by visually impaired classmate

Students in Joel Abels’ drama class at Clovis North took part in a special activity Thursday morning. As part of…

CUSD lays out plan for new school

Clovis Unified School District discussed the plans for a new school at its board meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 24. Staff…

New food pantries at Clovis Community College feed into student success

Being a college student can be tough. Between part-time jobs, a loaded academic schedule and maintaining a social life, it…

Institute of Technology welcomes new cosmetology and barbering program

Looking for the right beauty school can be a hairy situation, but not for the students at Institute of Technology.…

Weldon Elementary takes a stand against drugs

Weldon Elementary students made a drug-free pledge Wednesday morning during their annual Red Ribbon Week Parade in Old Town Clovis.…

CUSD students get busy in the kitchen

Clovis Unified School District capped its National School Lunch Week activities Friday inside the Clovis West cafeteria by serving a…

Clovis Community College honored as ‘Champion of Higher Education’ for transfer degree program

Clovis Community College was recognized this week for providing transfer opportunities to students through its Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT).…

Garfield Elementary students exceed fundraising goal, rewarded with ‘hamster race’ rally

Garfield Elementary School rewarded its students for their fundraising efforts Friday with a morning rally featuring a hamster ball race…

Clovis Community College showcases successful culture

Clovis Community College president Dr. Lori Bennett addressed the community Wednesday morning during the school’s inaugural President’s Breakfast in which…

CUSD names new student board member

Clovis East High School senior Jocelyn Krupens has been named the 2018-19 Clovis Unified School District Student Board Member. Krupens…

Clovis Adult School nursing program graduates 26 students

Twenty six students from the Clovis Adult Education vocational nursing program are ready to take the next step in their…

CUSD introduces new administrators

Clovis Unified introduced four new administrators at its board meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 15. One of the new administrators is…

Fresno State gets ready to welcome record number of students

Fresno State is breaking records when it comes to student enrollment. When the university kicks off its 108th academic year…

CHSU receives six-year WASC accreditation

California Health Sciences University announced Wednesday that it is now accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).…

Clovis Unified celebrates start of school year with General Session rally

Clovis Unified School District united its 5,000-plus employees Tuesday morning at the Save Mart Center to kick off the 2018-19…

Back to School Bash supplies students with tools for success

Sierra Vista Mall and hip-hop radio station Q97.1 collaborated once again for the third annual Back to School Bash. With…

Public encouraged to keep ‘head on a swivel’ as back-to-school season approaches

As students prepare to return to school, one of the top priorities for parents, teachers and administrators is student safety.…

Clovis Unified board members give updates on summer happenings

Clovis Unified School District held a board meeting July 18 to update the public on what it has achieved during…

Cheryl Sullivan named Vice Chancellor of State Center Community College District

State Center Community College District (SCCCD) Board of Trustees approved Cheryl Sullivan as the vice chancellor of finance and administration,…

Graduation Season: Clovis Unified celebrates Class of 2018

It’s no secret that graduating from high school is a seminal moment in most people’s lives growing up. This time…

Not average, awesome: Preschoolers shine at CUSD Mini Olympics

For one special day each spring, the field just north of Buchanan High School’s stellar Olympic-style track transforms into its…