No US high school has likely produced more world-class jazz talent than Berkeley High. That's largely due to Dr. Wong, whose stories will be told Saturday by Paul Fingerote.
Passers-by might hear the sound of simulated gunfire and see emergency vehicles in the area between 1-4 p.m.
Starting in 2018-19, all freshmen at Berkeley High will take the same core classes. The division into small schools will be postponed until 10th grade.
Don your critical thinking caps and check your assumptions at the door: A new BHS class offers a deep dive into the justice system. And diverse views are welcome.
The High Hopes scholars, who receive mentorship and financial support, will be honored at a ceremony Monday, June 12 at 6 p.m.
The Berkeley School Board heard the final proposal for the creation of a 'universal' ninth grade at BHS. The final vote is scheduled for June.
While policies elsewhere limit the rights of transgender and non-binary students, BUSD tries to be as accommodating to its gender non-conforming students as possible.
A proposed overhaul of ninth grade at BHS would have all students taking the same classes. The public can learn more at three meetings this week.
Berkeley Unified teachers and Cal students took to the streets on May 1 in support of immigrant and worker rights.
The city, the university and Berkeley High are prepared for rioting today. Berkeleyside reporters are out and about. Check our updates on Twitter — @berkeleyside.
Berkeley High plans to hold classes as usual, despite a possible rally planned for next-door Civil Center Park Thursday, but will take precautions to keep students safe.
Just one year out of Berkeley High School, Dante Ryan has embarked on a promising musical career.
Police are responding to a robbery near Berkeley High on Monday afternoon, authorities report.