Reacting to an imbalance in enrollment at schools throughout the northwest, Kern High School District trustees started the process of shifting boundaries Monday, potentially impacting where teens will be attending beginning in 2018.

A third Kern High School District police officer has filed a government claim against the district, alleging that after he helped uncover misuse of a sensitive police information database, administrators created a hostile work environment in retaliation against him.

David Paul Edmiston, the former acting police chief of the Kern High School District who was arrested in October after a subordinate officer discovered he was being illegally recorded, pleaded no contest Thursday to one misdemeanor count of criminal eavesdropping — but he’ll likely never be …

More than 10,000 students projected to graduate as part of Kern High School District’s 2022 class will be guaranteed admission to Cal State Bakersfield if they meet a set of requirements laid out in a new initiative the two institutions introduced Wednesday.

The Kern High School District launched an internal affairs investigation against a senior officer last year and accused him of wrongdoing after he helped uncover a decades-long practice of administrators misusing a sensitive police information database, a government claim filed against the d…

The Kern High School District will debate Monday whether to televise, record and archive footage of its board meetings, a topic that was squashed last year despite cries for more transparency from good government groups.

A group of teachers upset about a massive reorganization of principals across the Bakersfield City School District — the first step in an initiative to turn around low-performing schools — is questioning the district’s decision to uproot long-serving administrators.

Bakersfield City School District trustees could join others around the state Thursday by declaring it a “safe haven” for undocumented students, a move that immigration experts say is mostly “political posturing,” but critically important in quelling fears among vulnerable communities in unce…