Schools

Chris Bishop and Amber Lowther, new teachers to Sacred Heart School each with their "Baskets of Learning".

"Baskets of Learning" for new teachers

Two local nonprofits thank new teachers for choosing Hollister and San Benito County as their place to educate.

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OPINION: SBHS thanks the county for support of Nash Road closure and bypass

The road closure is designed to improve safety on the 3,000 student campus and create a bypass for vehicles

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Gavilan commended for "pro-active actions" in facilitating investigations

Northern California Football Conference responds to self-report by Gavilan College over recruitment violations. Community college shares letter with community.

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South County Cal-SOAP College Fairs to be hosted by San Benito and Gilroy high schools

13th annual fairs will be held Oct. 26 at SBHS in Hollister -- students of all ages are invited, along with their parents

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SBHS to implement parent and community engagement program

The program will be a consortia between the district, the San Benito County Office of Education and Aromas-San Juan Unified School District

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Gavilan College Football team Sept 9.   Photo Courtesy Gavilan College

Gavilan Football players: From high expectations to sad ending

Gavilan College football players find housing in Hollister, then are sent home for breaking recruitment restrictions.

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SBHS superintendent addresses DACA decision's impact on students

The District will not discriminate against undocumented students and will not request information regarding immigration status or in any way exclude students based on actual or perceived citizenship or immigration status

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San Benito High School

Brief "Shelter in Place" at San Benito High School

According to Hollister Police Department, San Benito High School students were kept in locked classrooms for just over 15 minutes.

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The Rewards of Summer Reading

With record turnout, the San Benito County Free Library's 2017 Summer Reading Program was a big success.

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Kirk Ward remembers Hollister even as he makes movies in Hollywood

Kirk Ward has made it big in Hollywood, but he never forgets his roots in Hollister, even to the point of including references to it in his new TV movie "Skyward."

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The classroom will be used by students in TK to fifth grade.

Cerra Vista unveils new STEAM Lab

The lab will be used for a variety of subjects by students in transitional kindergarten through fifth grade

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OPINION: SBHS superintendent welcomes the new school year

Shawn Tennenbaum says enthusiasm on campus, new strategic plan and Advanced Placement success are reasons for optimism

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Gavilan president to do campus walk in Hollister

Dr. Kathleen Rose is marking the first day of school by visiting the Briggs Building in downtown Hollister on Monday, Aug. 28

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SBHS receives national attention over school dress code

Boys' protest of ban on strapless shirts for girls got covered by Yahoo Style, the Daily Mail and Huffington Post

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San Benito High School moves toward district elections

Trustees start the process to re-draw district boundaries and hold district elections; students honored for Advanced Placement success

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OPINION: Gavilan has work to do to earn support for new bond

As local community college considers new bond measure, it needs to convince voters that the money will be spent as intended

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San Juan Youth Commission has openings

Four spots will be available in October for youth ages 12 to 18

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Christy Zepeda, Bruce W. Woolpert Algebra Academy

San Benito eighth-graders rock algebra program at Graniterock

130 students from area schools took classes, participated in field trips and learned from university professors during the intense week

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Head Start accepting applications

Located on 1011 Line St. in Hollister, the program offers part-time or full-day options. School starts Aug. 21

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