Administration of a COVID-19 vaccine. Photo by Leslie David.

News Release

OptumServe to provide COVID-19 vaccinations

Temporary site at Rancho San Justo Middle School expected to provide up to 210 vaccines per day, with potential to expand to more days based on allocation.

Rancho San Justo Middle School. Photo by Leslie David.

Police / Fire

Hollister Police Department rescues child at Rancho San Justo Middle School

Student was stuck on softball backstop.

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San Benito County Relay For Life celebrates 20th Anniversary

Local cancer fundraiser takes place on August 2-3 at the Rancho San Justo School athletic fields. Opening ceremonies begin at 6 p.m.

Seventh-grader Robbie Bedolla poses with mom Tracy, who is a math and science teacher at Rancho San Justo Middle School. Photos by Becky Bonner.

Children and Youth

Middle school makes math fun

Rancho San Justo hosts first Family Math Night with interactive stations and take-away games.

Event organizer Laura Collier said that 35 people made up the group at the Saturday, May 11 Giants baseball game. Photo by Becky Bonner.

Rancho San Justo staff bond over baseball

Middle school instructors make their annual return to Oracle Park to see the Giants play.

Sixth-graders Casey Murdaugh and Rylee Park try food samples before voting for next school year's menu items. Photos by Carmel de Bertaut.

Rancho San Justo students choose their menu

Middle school holds taste testing and invites kids to pick their favorites.

Students listen as Reed Sanders talks about his career. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Children and Youth

Career Day inspires Ranch San Justo students

Professionals in various fields visit middle school to help guide kids’ future choices.

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Schools & Education

Four Hollister schools named to Educational Results Partnership Honor Roll

Several large businesses support a national program that recognizes improved academic achievement over time.