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Tag: Berkeley High School

July 30, 2012 | 9:59 am

A.M. Splash: Bullet Train to Las Vegas Planned; Water Tunnel Cost Unclear; Experts Try to Save Deer from I-280; Parking Meters Planned at SF Zoo

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Bay Area to Sin City? Las Vegas bullet train backers gamble on record loan (Oakland Tribune) Lost in the fractious debate over California high-speed rail is a separate, little-publicized plan for a second bullet train that would connect the Golden State with Sin City. Private developers are wagering on the Vegas train, hoping the Obama […]

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April 20, 2012 | 2:39 pm

Interview With Berkeley High School Principal on Attendance Scandal

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Berkeley High School administrators are considering the expulsion of between two and four students after discovering they found their way into the school’s attendance software and charged other students to list them as present for classes they had skipped. More than 32 students face suspension for their involvement in the scam. Yesterday, KQED’s Cy Musiker […]

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January 25, 2012 | 9:47 am

Videos: Berkeley High Sophomore Wows in Poetry Slams

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You catch that Sunday Chronicle profile of Noah St. John, the 15-year-old Berkeley High sophomore who has been competing in poetry slams and has read on NPR’s Snap Judgment? Raised in the Shakespearean theater, with a novelist and a rhetoric expert as parents, you could say Noah was predestined for slam poetry princedom…He is uninhibited […]

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March 22, 2011 | 4:08 pm

Guns Found, Students Arrested at Berkeley High

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And more news out of Berkeley today, with two separate gun incidents at Berkeley High School. According to Berkeleyside, in the first case, a gun was fired through the wall of a portable bathrooms. Later in the day, a student was found with a gun in his backpack. Principal Pasquale Scuderi said at a news […]

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