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Regarded as one of the top Catholic college preparatory high schools in California, Bishop O'Dowd High School continues its strong tradition in educating the leaders of tomorrow.
Hear what he has to say about earthquakes, ostriches, and plate tectonics.
See how local schools compare in the Academic Performance Index (API).
We recognize the schools that are training the next generation of eco-warriors.
With the California public school system in turmoil, parents and teachers are turning to charter schools to try to improve education for their kids. It’s a contentious battle—and it’s coming to a neighborhood near you.
By teaching school kids to be “in the moment,” an Oakland educator helps them focus. Kids have a new tool, beyond meds or a trip to the principal’s office, to deal with depression, stress, and lack of focus.
Twenty-somethings are staying with their parents longer than ever before. One explains his failure to launch. I trudged up the stairs, a load of button-down shirts on hangers slung over my arm. On the landing below, I’d stacked half a dozen boxes of books, which had followed me everywhere I’d moved the last few years.
How our schools measure up. Pop quiz: Which school has the highest SAT scores? What do private schools cost these days? How many Advanced Placement (AP) classes does each one offer?