Livermore Education Association and LVJUSD Negotiating Teacher Salaries; Dublin School District Holds Simulated Strike Vote

Maya Brunell | News Editor The Livermore Education Association (LEA) is holding their annual negotiations with the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD) about wage increases. Their joint bargaining agreement expired on June 30, 2017 and their contracts are good for three years. Salary schedules can be complicated, because wage is based off of … Read more…

New Extensions to the African American Scholars Program Help Students Become College-Ready

Damian Anderson | Staff Writer This 2017-2018 school year, co-founders Maisha Beasley and Ashley Patterson of the African American Scholars Program added new additions to the program which help the students prepare for college and beyond. These new additions in AASP’s second year include branches for boys, parents, and teachers, as well as  Saturday workshops, … Read more…

Tech Equipment and Textbooks Get Lost in Transition Between School Years

Maya Brunell | News Editor Over the summer, between the 2016-2017 school year and the 2017-2018 school year, items such as document cameras and textbooks went missing from Livermore High School. Tiara Johnson, an English teacher, wasn’t around her classroom over the summer. When the end of the school year came, Johnson realized she couldn’t … Read more…

Livermore High Celebrates 125 Years

Michelle Ansari | Staff Writer On Saturday, May 20th, Livermore High School will be “celebrating the past, present, and future” by hosting a 125th anniversary celebration. The event runs from 1pm to 9pm, featuring student art exhibits, a car show, musical performances, and snacks prepared by the LHS culinary students. Vice Principal Tom Fletcher estimates … Read more…