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Fire destroys classroom at Grant High School  ABC10.com KXTV

A fire burning Sunday night at in Del Paso Heights destroyed one classroom at Grant High School, according to the Sacramento Fire Department.



Grant High School Pool Opens After Community Backlash  CBS Sacramento

DEL PASO HEIGHTS (CBS13) — A change of heart by a local school district means kids and families in Del Paso Heights will be able to cool down in a ...



Late-night fire destroys classroom at Grant Union High  The Sacramento Bee

A fire destroyed a classroom Sunday night at Grant High School, according to the Sacramento Fire Department.



Suspect arrested for arson after fire destroys classroom at Grant High School  ABC10.com KXTV

Adam Prater was arrested for arson and burglary, among other charges, following the incident.



Downey Knights end Grant Pacers' season in D-II Section Playoffs ' HIGHLIGHTS  ABC10.com KXTV

The Thomas Downey Knights of Modesto came into Grant High School on Friday night and ended the Pacers season with a 57-27 victory to advance to the ...



Sports Standout: Mike Alberghini - "Pacer for Life"  ABC10.com KXTV

Grant Pacers head football coach Mike Alberghini enters his 50th year at Grant High School, 30th as a head coach. He's a living embodiment of program's motto ...



Outdated Messages Draw Confusion From Grant High School Neighbors  CBS Sacramento

Just hours after we asked the district why the sign with the same message has been on repeat for years, it appears they pulled the plug.



Grant Pacers high school football: Paris Warren seeks first offer  The Sacramento Bee

In The Sacramento Bee's series tracking area football stars hoping to earn a scholarship, Paris Warren of Grant High School breaks down what motivates him ...



Alameda Schools Dump ‘Sexist’ School Dress Code  CBS San Francisco

ALAMEDA (AP) — The relaxed new dress code at public schools in the small city of Alameda, across the bay from San Francisco, is intentionally specific: ...



Community Heated Over Grant High Pool Closure During Summer  CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Disappointment in Del Paso Heights as a public pool closes early for the summer. The $6 million pool at Grant Union High School ...



California poised to grant high school diplomas retroactively  EdSource

That is what the state of California is poised to tell between 40,000 and 150,000 students who for nearly a decade may have been denied a high school diploma ...



One dead, one injured in overnight shooting near Grant High School  ABC10.com KXTV

One person was killed and another was injured in an overnight shooting near Grant Union High School in Del Paso Heights, according to the Sacramento Police ...



Grant High School Drumline Returns To Arden Fair Mall For Performance  CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Base drums and percussions blasted through Arden Fair Mall on Friday night during a surprise performance by 15 members of the ...



Football game in El Dorado County canceled due to fears of protest, rumored violence  The Modesto Bee

The football game between Union Mine High School and Douglas of Nevada was canceled Friday afternoon due to concerns of safety tied to rumored protests ...



Perspective on the prize: Area football teams don’t take section finals for granted  The Sacramento Bee

The Sac-Joaquin Section championship football games for six divisions will be played this weekend in a season of continuing twists and turns.



Camp Fire levels town, leaves football team without season; smoke postpones games  The Sacramento Bee

The devastating camp fire in Butte County has left an 8-2 Paradise High School football team without a season, and homes, and smokey air prompted ...



Local NFL players to watch during training camp, regular season  ABC10.com KXTV

As football fans all over the world prepare for the NFL season, ABC10 is helping you learn more about the local players around the league.



The Sacramento area has won 16 state basketball titles. Here's what sets each apart  Sacramento Bee

Since the CIF State basketball tournament started in 1982, 16 Sacramento-area high school teams, girls and boys, ended the season with trophies. Each was ...



From NFL talents to history makers, these 47 college starters represent Sacramento area  The Sacramento Bee

The Sacramento area remains a college football hot bed, as reflective of the scores of area products starting across the country, be it Alabama, USC, Cal, Sac ...



No high school diploma? You've got options!  EdSource

If you're done with high school, or about to be, and were unable to graduate, don't give up. You can still get a high school diploma whether you dropped out or ...



Survivor of crash that killed his high school teammates: 'This will hurt forever'  Sacramento Bee

Nevada Union High School football star Dawson Fay reflects on the crash with a suspected drunken driver that killed his two best friends on Sunday, March 25, ...



Why McDonald's All-American Jordan Brown chose Nevada, and how coach Musselman reacted  Sacramento Bee

The first school to offer Jordan Brown a basketball scholarship three years ago wound up landing the region's most intensely recruited prospect since Bill ...



Proposed legislation would grant high school rodeo riders PE exemption  EdSource

Updated June 18 with legislative changes and clarifications from the office of Sen. Jean Fuller. High school freshman Jenna Culotta, 14, has a cowboy hat, a bay ...



Why Grant High, a football power for decades, might be losing some luster  Sacramento Bee

Grant High School has been a football power in the Sacramento region for decades but “times are changing,” says longtime coach Mike Alberghini.



How Pleasant Valley made CIF history at Golden 1, and why it matters for Chico  Sacramento Bee

Pleasant Valley High School beat Notre Dame of Riverside to win the CIF State Division III championship, ending a Northern Section drought and bringing ...



Metro League breakup ends era in Sacramento high school sports  Sacramento Bee

Realignment will pull Sacramento High School out of the Metropolitan Conference for varying reasons, and that's good in some aspects and bad in others.



'It's on again!' Why an area basketball coach with state success took a new challenge  Sacramento Bee

Drew Hibbs is the only boys coach in Sac-Joaquin Section history to win two CIF State basketball championships at the same school. He is leaving ...



California joins trend among states to abandon high school exit exam  EdSource

This week Gov. Jerry Brown made official what has been state policy for several years: he signed a bill abolishing the California High School Exit Exam.



One Grant High School football player dead, another injured in shooting  Sacramento Bee

Grant High School was reeling Friday night after two football players were shot while getting food off campus before a home game. One of the players, a senior, ...



SB 1391, the California bill that protects juvenile killers from being tried as adults hurts victims  The Sacramento Bee

A bill to protect juveniles from being tried as adults for horrendous crimes – SB 1391 – awaits Gov. Jerry Brown giving it a thumbs up or down, and putting it in to ...



Prep & High School Sports Scores & News  Sacramento Bee

Find High School Sports scores, news, articles and opinions provided by Sacramento Bee and Sacbee.com in Sacramento, CA.



Popular Grant drum line prepares for prized D.C. appearance  Sacramento Bee

The booming sound of drums punctuated every touchdown, completed pass and first down during New San Juan High's homecoming football game earlier this ...



California's high school graduation rate improves for 7th straight year, but ethnic gaps remain  EdSource

California's high school graduation rate increased to 83.2 percent for the class of 2016, with gains for nearly all ethnic groups though gaps persist, according to ...



49ers select Kevin Grant of San Mateo High School as the 2017 Week 3 Player of the Week  49ers.com

The 49ers High School Player of the Week Award for week 3 goes to Kevin Grant of San Mateo High School in San Mateo, CA.



DAs should fight Gov. Brown's decision to spare juvenile killers adult trials  The Sacramento Bee

The district attorneys in Sacramento and Yolo counties – at some point, maybe all state DAs – are going to fight Gov. Jerry Brown on his 11th-hour approval of a ...



The Street Academy Turns Forty  East Bay Express

The little-known Oakland Emiliano Zapata Street Academy helps students who drop out or are kicked out of other schools.



Athletics Unlimited Sports Standout: Pacific women's water polo  ABC10.com KXTV

There are only three college programs that have won a national championship in women's water polo over the last 17 years but the University of Pacific Tigers ...



Broncos draft former Grant, American River star Devontae Booker  Sacramento Bee

Saturday was a good day for local football products with initials D.B., stars who have excelled at every level with the real challenges looming.



Insight: PolitiFact / Oscar Grant's Father On Uncuffed / Kushman By The Bottle  Capital Public Radio News

PolitiFact's Chris Nichols and Angie Holan fact check statements by Gov. Gavin Newsom and President Donald Trump. Uncuffed host Eli Wirtschafter shares the ...



Map | Martin Luther King Day march routes in Sacramento  Sacramento Bee

Thousands of people are expected to join one of two marches in Sacramento on Monday, January 15, 2018, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.



Former Sacramento-area high school stars ready for 2017 NFL draft  Sacramento Bee

Here's a look at some of the top former Sacramento-area high school football players entering the 2017 NFL draft and where they might be selected in the seven ...



CIF Northern California final: Folsom beats Central of Fresno  Sacramento Bee

With Folsom High School's Big 3 of Joe and Daniyel Ngata and Kaiden Bennett leading the way, top-ranked Folsom moved to 15-0 for the second time since ...



Governor signs bill allowing diplomas for students who failed exit exam  EdSource

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that will allow some students who failed the California High School Exit Exam to receive a high school diploma retroactively.



Our school's too white? Outraged parents vow to lie about their child's race to keep their school from losing teachers  LA School Report

White parents who stand to lose teachers and counselors at their neighborhood public school in Los Angeles are changing their ethnic status with LA Unified to ...



Panthers LB Shaq Thompson holds youth football camp in Sacramento  ABC10

Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson, a native of Sacramento's Del Paso Heights community, returned to Grant High School to hold his inaugural free ...



Here are multimillion-dollar payouts for police use-of-force in the Sacramento region  The Sacramento Bee

Claims in police shooting cases typically end up being negotiated or tried in court, and frequently end up with multimillion payouts. Here are several past ...



Former Kings DeMarcus Cousins and Matt Barnes offer to pay for Stephon Clark's funeral  Sacramento Bee

Former Sacramento Kings players DeMarcus Cousins and Matt Barnes have reached out to the family of Stephon Clark to cover the cost of the funeral, sources ...



What schools and parents need to know to support transgender students  EdSource

As superintendent of Benicia Unified School District, Janice Adams found herself face to face with a first when a mother asked what Adams could do to support ...



Sacramento black pastor to Trump: You’ve ‘given us a new hope.’ Now he faces a backlash  The Tribune

A prominent pastor from a North Sacramento church was among a group of black religious leaders who met with President Donald Trump this week at the White ...



Carolina Panthers LB Shaq Thompson On Grant High School Days, Who He Looked Up To  CBS Local

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Here are some excerpts from Carolina Panthers linebacker and former Grant High School star Shaq Thompson during his media ...



Jordan Brown, Bee Player of the Year, leaves Woodcreek for high-profile prep team  Sacramento Bee

Jordan Brown is leaving Woodcreek High School in Roseville and will play for Prolific Prep in Napa, a move that will send shock waves through local basketball ...



Father Shocked To Lose Daughter In Murder-Suicide Involving Grant High Coach  CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Her father knew something was wrong when his daughter missed a wedding Saturday. Sunday her body was discovered in what ...



Suspect’s Mother Says Teen Didn’t Murder Grant High School Football Player  CBS Local

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The mother of a teen accused of gunning down a Grant High School football player is speaking out, saying her son's not a murderer.



Rodeo riders lose bid for physical education exemption as cheerleading advances  EdSource

High school rodeo riders who stood to be exempted from state physical education requirements have lost that possibility, at least for the 2015 legislative year, ...



Sacramento police arrest 20 suspected Strawberry Manor gang members  Sacramento Bee

The investigation, dubbed Operation Challenger, began last November amid increased gang violence and after the 2015 shooting death of 17-year-old Jaulon ...



Violent crime rising faster in Sacramento than in other large cities, study finds  Sacramento Bee

Violent crime rose faster during the first six months of 2015 in Sacramento than in any of the 25 largest U.S. cities tracked in an annual FBI crime report, ...



Insight: Cal Fire Update / News Network On Mendocino Complex And Carr Fires / Capital Dance Project Previews New Show  Capital Public Radio News

Cal Fire Deputy Communications Director Mike Mohler updates us on the wildfires burning throughout Northern California, including the Mendocino Complex ...



North dominates Optimist All-Star Football Classic  Sacramento Bee

Grant High School's B.J. Brown had just caught a nifty 15-yard touchdown pass from Whitney's Hunter Rodrigues late in Saturday's 59th Optimist All-Star football ...



Sacramento's first female police officers honored with keys to the city  ABC10

On December 13, 1974. Flossie Crump and Felicia Allen graduated from the police academy and became the first two female "patrol" officers of the Sacramento ...



Craving gyros and falafel? Halal Guys to open restaurants soon in two area cities  Sacramento Bee

The Halal Guys will soon begin serving pita wraps, falafel and gyro platters out of midtown's trendy Ice Blocks development, as well as another site in downtown ...



Insight: Mapping Literacy In Sacramento / The Brown Family Legacy / Art Critique Comedy Show / Trails And Vistas Art Hikes  Capital Public Radio News

A new map tracks childhood literacy in Sacramento County. We preview the Art Critique comedy show. Author and journalist Miriam Pawel tells us about her ...



Oakland Raiders score game-winning TD on last play to defeat Kansas City: Recap, score, stats  OregonLive.com

Quarterback Derek Carr throws game-winning touchdown pass to wide receiver Michael Crabtree on the game's final play as the Raiders defeat Kansas City ...



Teen convicted in Davis couple's death to get juvenile review  Sacramento Bee

Daniel William Marsh was sentenced in 2014 for killing an elderly couple in their beds in a gruesome 2013 knife attack. An appeals court recently ruled that ...



In 10 years, 114 Sacramento teenagers died violently. Here are all of them  Sacramento Bee

Search this list of the 114 teens who died violently in the Sacramento region since 2007.



Commentary: Save LA Unified's agriculture and horticulture courses  LA School Report

By Martin Blythe With severe drought and sustainability on the minds of the public and LAUSD Board members, now might be a good time to ask how agriculture ...



Nicole Clavo: Turning personal tragedy into a mission to help others  ABC10

On Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, Nicole Clavo's life would forever change. Her son Jaulon 'JJ' Clavo was a 17-year-old football player at Grant High School. He and his ...



Sacramento is hiring its first black police chief. Here’s what he’s up against.  Sacramento Bee

Sacramento looks to hire the first African American police chief in city history in Roseville police Chief Daniel Hahn, a native of Oak Park and Sacramento High ...



Martin Luther King Jr. march routes | Sacramento  Sacramento Bee

Thousands of people are expected to join one of two marches Monday in Sacramento in honor of the late Martin Luther King Jr.



Uncertain impact of California's high school exit exam  EdSource

As the state looks to replace the California High School Exit Exam with a new version, or eliminate it altogether as a graduation requirement, it remains difficult to ...



Crime fell across Sacramento in 2016, especially in city's toughest council district  Sacramento Bee

Violent crime dropped slightly and property crime dropped sharply in the city of Sacramento from 2015 to 2016, bucking a nationwide trend, according to figures ...



Cal Football Recruiting Wire- The Defensive Line, Year One A.T.  California Golden Blogs

A preview of Cal's defensive line recruiting targets. Who are we after? Can Coach Howard continue the DL recruiting success Cal experienced with that other ...



His brother led him from dark place. Now Christian Brothers star’s ‘dreams coming true’  Sacramento Bee

Spencer Webb, the Christian Brothers High School football star committed to Oregon, grew up wondering why his parents were not more involved in his life.



Fate of high school exit exam undecided  EdSource Today

While the state's standardized testing program is being revamped during the transition to the new Common Core State Standards, the fate of the high school exit ...



Yuba City's Jim Stassi and family in Cincinnati to see Brock Stassi's major league debut with Philadelphia Phillies  Sacramento Bee

The Stassi family is a baseball family if there ever was one, so imagine the joy of Jim Stassi, who attended Monday's Reds-Phillies opener to watch son Brock, ...



Insight: California's New Laws / Great Question! On Sacramento's Tree Canopy / Sound Advice With Nick Brunner  Capital Public Radio News

Ben Adler fills us in on new laws taking effect on Jan. 1. We hear about the first story in CapRadio's Great Question! series. Hey, Listen! host Nick Brunner joins ...



Insight: Political Junkie / Sac City School Budget Cuts / CalFire Update / Climate Change And Agriculture  Capital Public Radio News

Bruce Palmer prepares to tow a truck scorched by the Delta Fire on Interstate 5 in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest near Shasta Lake on Thursday, Sept.



Legislature expected to exempt students who couldn't take exit exam  EdSource

Students in the class of 2015 who haven't passed the California High School Exit Exam may be able to graduate soon, based on action planned this week in the ...



Coaches’ Fight Captured On Video After Youth Football Game  CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A video posted to YouTube shows coaches from two youth football teams fighting after a game this weekend at Grant High School.



Bill calls for a time out on the high school exit exam  EdSource

The California High School Exit Exam would be suspended for several years and its role would be re-examined under a bill introduced last week by the chair of ...



Why Sacramento County has so many teen murders – and many are unsolved  Sacramento Bee

Violence has claimed the lives of 114 teens in Sacramento since 2007, with a higher murder rate than state and national averages for this age group. Nearly all ...



Year After Death, Mother Fights To Keep JJ Clavo’s Memory Alive  CBS Local

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A year after his murder, the mother of J.J. Clavo has a mission to make sure the 17-year-old is not forgotten. A large crowd of ...



Insight: Farm Labor Shortage / Grading California Schools / Dissect Podcast / GLOBAL LOCAL Returns To Sacramento  Capital Public Radio News

CapRadio's Nadine Sebai tells us about why many California farmers are struggling to find workers. We look at a new report on California's schools. Dissect ...



Insight: Paradise Mayor Jody Jones / Trump Tours Camp Fire With Brown, Newsom / Photographing Fire / Political Junkie Ken Rudin  Capital Public Radio News

President Donald Trump walks with Mayor Jody Jones as he visits a neighborhood impacted by the wildfires, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Paradise, Calif.



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Jamal Walton Leads The Pack With Top All-Time 400m Mark  MileSplit

Last spring at the Pan-American Junior Athletics Championships, Jamal Walton ran one of the top marks ever by a high school athlete. Walton threw down a ...



New law raises awareness of concussions in student athletes  EdSource Today

As the high school football season winds to a close and players prepare to put their helmets away, athletic officials are hoping that a new law requiring coaches ...



Insight: Updates On The Butte County Wildfire / California's Close Congressional Contest / Combating Nuclear Weapons  Capital Public Radio News

CapRadio's Bob Moffitt and Ezra David Romero give the latest updates on the wildfire in Butte County. Ben Adler discusses California's unresolved ...



Folsom signs record-breaking seven players to D-I football programs  Sacramento Bee

The season didn't end on a cold December Friday night in Carson. It actually came to a triumphant close in the cozy confines of Folsom High School's library on ...



Insight: Capitol Chat / Find Yourself In California's Legislature / Folk Musician John McCutcheon  Capital Public Radio News

Capitol Bureau Chief Ben Adler reports on Gov. Gavin Newsom's first budget proposal. CALmatters reporter Elizabeth Castillo explains reporting on the ...



Insight: Wildfire Insurance / Christmas Trees And Forest Management / Jessica Malone Releases Live Album / Sound Advice  Capital Public Radio News

Jessica Malone performs at Capital Public Radio before recording her live album at Harlow's in Sacramento and Crazy Horse Saloon in Nevada City.



Teen Ready To Become Youngest Member Of Sacramento Police Commission  CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — At 19 years old, Johnny Coleman is about to become the youngest member ever of the Sacramento Community Police Commission.



Insight: Capitol Chat / Transgender Activist And Actress Nicole Maines / Sound Advice On KZAP's 50th Anniversary  Capital Public Radio News

Ben Adler tells us about about the new PPIC pre-election poll. Actress and transgender activist Nicole Maines and her father, Wayne, talk to us about their life ...



Insight: Transgender Teen On Getting Healthcare / Legislative Analyst Mac Taylor / Musicians Mino Yanci And SOL Development  Capital Public Radio News

We look at an example how the health care system is struggling to keep up with transgender teenagers. We speak with retiring California legislative analyst Mac ...



Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...



Insight: Atmospheric River Heads To California / Snow Surveyor Retires / Hi, Mom Performs  Capital Public Radio News

Officials weigh in on the atmospheric river bringing rain, wind and snow to California. We talk to snow surveyor Frank Gehrke ahead of his retirement.



Insight: Political Junkie / Covered California Priorities / 15 Foods To Eat  Capital Public Radio News

Political Junkie Ken Rudin discusses the federal government shutdown. Covered California responds to the health care budget proposals unveiled last week.



Best Ways To Celebrate Black History Month In Sacramento  CBS Sacramento

By Steph Rodriguez. Celebrate and reflect on the experiences and historical achievements of African-Americans from centuries past, the plight and ...



Insight: Pamela Lopez On We Said Enough / Fair Political Practices Commission's AdWATCH / PolitiFact California / Armenian Food Festival  Capital Public Radio News

Pamela Lopez discusses sexual harassment. FPPC Chair Alice Germond tells us how the agency enforces election rules. PolitiFact California reporter Chris ...



Insight: PolitiFact Lie Of The Year / Rebuilding After Wildfire / How Children Learn Language / Peter Petty Holiday Show  Capital Public Radio News

PolitiFact joins us to tell us about their Lie of the Year. We talk about how communities rebuild after wildfire. The UC Davis MIND Institute previews an event ...



Insight: Political Junkie / DNA Privacy / Uncuffed At California State Prison Solano / Día De Los Muertos  Capital Public Radio News

Altar in honor of Junipero Serra, sponsored by the Mexican Consulate in Sacramento. The altar was constructed by Juan Carlos Altamirano, Workshop specialist ...



Insight: Wildfire Survivor Who Stayed In Paradise / Gun Violence Research / Holiday Wines / Musician Katie Knipp  Capital Public Radio News

Dr. Garen Wintemute, an emergency room physician at the University of California, Davis, Medical Center, poses for a photo at the hospital in Sacramento, Calif., ...



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