The School Board could vote as soon as Wednesday to replace LeConte with "Sylvia Mendez" — or something else.
The Berkeley Public Schools Fund luncheon on Friday is the biggest fundraiser BUSD schools; it's also traditionally a big celebratory and heartwarming Berkeley community gathering.
The case against King teacher Yvette Felarca and her co-defendants, stemming from a violent neo-Nazi rally and counter-protest, will be heard in Sacramento County.
A disproportionate number of Berkeley's highest needs kids are dancers. It makes sense to engage them in something they love at a young age to help them succeed academically.
The King Middle School teacher is facing a felony charge from a violent Sacramento neo-Nazi rally and counter protest in 2016.
The vote, by the Berkeley School Board, takes the possibility of revocation of REALM's charter off the table for now.
A popular Berkeley High history teacher was placed on administrative leave after he showed an old bazooka to his students.
Suggestions for LeConte's new name include civil-rights icons, Berkeley school figures and a Spanish word. You can vote for your favorite on an unofficial Berkeleyside reader poll!
Berkeley voters may have a chance in November to approve a bond measure to help pay for affordable and workforce housing, according to new survey results released by the city.
Berkeley Police responded to the threat, which was scrawled in a boys' bathroom.
Soaked by the rain, hundreds of students at Berkeley High and elsewhere walked out of class and mourned for the young victims of mass shootings.
A planned partnership between the organization and BHS never materialized, and the district plans to repurpose the space for new programs next year.
Berkeley police are investigating whether the threat is credible, and will be stationed around the campus through the evening, said BHS Principal Erin Schweng in an email.