Latest Mount Diablo Unified School District Stories

2010-12-02 07:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Diablo Unified School District and SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB) today announced an award to SunPower for the design, installation and maintenance of solar power systems at 51 schools, totaling 11.2 megawatts of solar capacity.

2008-10-11 21:00:23

By Theresa Harrington CONCORD -- A contentious school board election is brewing in the Mt. Diablo district, where a longtime trustee and the teacher's union are working to defeat another incumbent amid months of controversy over management.

2008-10-08 21:00:27

By Jacquie Oliverius EACH WEEK, it seems that there is a different club or organization marking a major milestone, all of which emphasizes the long history of the groups, plus the high level of activity and the varied interests of Central County residents.

2008-09-10 06:00:24

By Anonymous The Mt. Diablo School District board recently appointed veteran educator Rose Lock as assistant superintendent of elementary education. Lock, who came to Mt. Diablo in 1990, has been principal of Walnut Acres Elementary since 1999.

2008-09-05 21:00:21

By Kimberly S Wetzel; Rowena Coetsee Students who need a sports physical or tetanus shot will find those health services and more for free at several Mount Diablo and West Contra Costa schools this year.

2008-08-29 12:01:09

By Eric Louie A fifth-grade teacher from the San Ramon Valley school district is among the three finalists for the 2008-09 Contra Costa County Teacher of the Year award.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.