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.
A Berkeley High redesign would make freshman year 'universal,' rather than split into small schools and programs.
BUSD used to celebrate International Women's Day as a district-wide holiday and Berkeley High pioneered a Women's Studies program.
Berkeley High School's boys' soccer team captured their first North Coast Section championship in 13 years on Saturday night.
After being a victim of harassment within BUSD, a 14-year-old student said she was told the safest thing to do was for her to leave the school.
The Berkeley School Board unanimously appointed Erin Schweng as the new principal of Berkeley High during closed session Wednesday night, and the resignation of former Principal Sam Pasarow was announced.