Education

Clovis schools to re-open after mercury scare

Following the weekend clean up by representatives from the Fresno County Department of Health, Environmental Protection Agency and PARC Environmental,…

Classes cancelled at Clovis East, Reyburn Intermediate due to mercury exposure

Clovis Unified School District announced last night that Clovis East High School and Reyburn Intermediate school will be closed today,…

Time to Focus on School Choice in Clovis and Across America

By Andrew R. Campanella, NSCW President Later this month, schools, homeschool groups, organizations, and individuals in California and across America…

Clovis North Wind Ensemble lands once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

Clovis North High School's Wind Ensemble made history as the first band in the Central Valley to be invited to…

Students show off robots at Clovis North

For the first time in Central California, two FIRST Robotics qualifiers took place at the same time and in the…

Fresno Metropolitan Flood Control District awards grants to local schools, including two Clovis elementaries

The Fresno Metropolitan Flood Control District Board of Directors awarded $14,500 in grants to local schools as part of its…

Delritta Hornbuckle Joins Fresno State as Dean of Library Services

Fresno State's Henry Madden Library has a new dean of Library Services. Hired in September, Delritta “Del” Hornbuckle filled the…

Clovis elementary school joins national health program

Miramonte Elementary School in Clovis was one of only six California schools to get accepted into the FLUency program, a…

Celebration Church surprises Miramonte Elementary third graders with new bikes

Christmas came early for Miramonte Elementary’s third grade class as 91 students received new bikes, courtesy of a local church,…

Jim Van Volkinburg selected as 2018 CUSD board president

The Clovis Unified School District board held its annual election of governing board officers at the last meeting of 2017…

District earns clean audit for fourth consecutive year

For the fourth year in a row, Clovis Unified’s financial audit report has come back clean. While the news may…

Clovis Community College selected as finalist for Bellwether Award

A pair of local educational institutions are working together to prepare students for college-level curriculum and their efforts were recognized…

Clovis Community College raises over $50K in #ClovisCrushGivingDay fundraising effort

The rising cost of tuition often acts as a barrier for students looking to pursue higher education, and supporters of…

Fort Washington Elementary celebrates start of holiday season with annual Turkey Trot

Fort Washington Elementary School hit the ground running for its 30th annual Turkey Trot for about 650 K-6 students on…

Clovis Community College opens Veterans Resource Center

Community leaders, veterans, educators and dozens of local residents came together on Thursday, Nov. 9 to celebrate the grand opening…

Clovis Unified’s second annual Athletic Hall of Fame inductees shine

In a night of stars at Clovis Unified’s 2017 Athletic Hall of Fame ceremony on Nov. 4, seven new inductees…

Clovis West drama program to put on tale as old as time

Contributed by Maggie Braa, Jessica Cargin and Dezi Heinz It’s a tale as old as time. Disney’s “Beauty and the…

Clovis Unified takes a stand for social justice

A series of intolerant social media posts and text messages made by some Clovis Unified students the last weekend of…

Clovis East students perform play at CUSD meeting

Cast members from the Clovis East High School Theater Arts program showed off their latest work during the Clovis Unified…

City and School District work in tandem

On Sept. 18, Clovis Unified hosted the annual joint city council school board meeting at its technology service center. For…

CUSD experiences rise in math, ELA scores for third straight year

Clovis Unified School District students continue to excel in both mathematics and English language arts as test scores continue to…

Clovis Unified experiences eastern growth spurt

As the city of Clovis continues to grow in population, each new school year, the school district also grows in…

CUSD transforms former ITT Tech building into professional development and health center

When ITT Technical Institute closed its doors last year, a new door opened for Clovis Unified. The district, which has…