Real estate developer David Moon knew a lot about building student housing, having developed off-campus dormitory projects next to California State University campuses in Monterey Bay, Sacramento and Stanislaus. But Bakersfield was new to him.

The Bakersfield City School District hosted the 13th Annual Junior High/Middle School Band and Orchestra Standards Festival on Tuesday on the campus of Bakersfield College. This festival was created 13 years ago to benchmark student progress in meeting district standards for performance in b…

The Kern Environmental Education Program, or Camp KEEP, was developed in time for the 1968-69 school year, fulfilling educators' desire to offer a hands-on earth sciences learning opportunity for the students of Kern County. The Kern County Superintendent of Schools office, working with repr…

Like any other fifteen-year-old, Angelina Cho likes playing video games, participating in clubs at her school and gardening. But unlike other teenagers and high schoolers, she has earned a perfect score on the ACT, or American College Testing.