Board member Ka’Dijah Brown emphasized that renaming of the schools is only a small step in the district’s work to address systemic racism.
Berkeley school news — in brief.
Stacey Wyatt’s resignation after two years comes at a pivotal moment for the school.
As Berkeley Unified looks into desegregating its middle schools, one campus is poised to be at the center of the debate. The legacy of the district and the future of Longfellow hinge on the outcome.
Teams from all three Berkeley middle schools held a “Battle of the Books” to prove who had read and internalized the most texts.
At the brand new addition to the middle school, students will design and create projects fusing art, technology and science concepts.
Numerous readers have reported significant police activity in South Berkeley around Longfellow Middle School.
Sylvia Mendez, who was at the center of the case that desegregated California public schools, is spending the day with kids in Berkeley.