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Milpitas Unified School District receives $820K grant for enhancing career pathways for students

In a win for the Milpitas Unified School District (MUSD), the district was awarded $820,000 in grant money from the Golden State Pathways Program...

MHS students plan Hackathon in Milpitas to empower others through coding and collaboration

On Saturday May 25th, the first-ever “Milpitas Hacks” event will be happening in Milpitas from 7:30am to 9:00pm.  The event was co-founded by Milpitas High...

Robert Jung announces he will run for MUSD’s Board of Education

Robert Jung has announced that he will run to retain his seat on the Milpitas Unified School District’s (MUSD) Board of Education.   “There’s still a...

Curtner students qualify for World Finals in Odyssey of the Mind competition

Three teams of students from Curtner Elementary School (located at 275 Redwood Ave. in Milpitas) qualified to compete in Odyssey of the Mind’s World...

Doug Sueoka is running for a seat on MUSD’s Board of Education

Doug Sueoka is running for a seat on the Milpitas Unified School District’s (MUSD) Board of Education.  This will be Sueoka’s first ever run for...

Zanker PTA position statement on primary PE changes at Zanker Elementary School

Zanker PTA strongly believes in the following: The school “must provide environment, resources, and structure that will enable each child to be a successful...

New Performing Arts Center set to open at Milpitas High School in August 2025

At the end of January, the Milpitas Unified School District (MUSD) broke ground on a new Performing Arts Center at Milpitas High School (MHS),...

Milpitas High School’s NJROTC program potentially at risk of fading away

The Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC) program at Milpitas High School (MHS) has been in existence since the mid-1970s.  As a program that...

Milpitas High boys soccer team in CCS playoffs for first time in 14 years

For the first time in 14 years, the Milpitas High School (MHS) boys soccer team, The Trojans, has made it into the CCS playoffs… CCS...

Curtner Elementary families come together to volunteer for MLK Day of Service

“Everyone can be great, because everyone can serve.” Martin Luther King, Jr.   This past Monday, January 15, the Curtner Elementary PTA, in partnership with Curtner...

Milpitas Unified School District awarded $1.5 million grant for Innovation Campus

At January 9’s Milpitas Unified School District (MUSD) Board of Education meeting, Chief Business Officer and Assistant Superintendent Wendy Zhang announced that MUSD had...

Minh Ngo elected as MUSD Board President, Kelly Yip-Chuan as Vice President

At this past Tuesday’s Milpitas Unified School District (MUSD) Board of Education meeting, a nomination process was held to elect board members into new...

Milpitas High School students use journalism to impact change and elevate voices on campus

Good things are happening in Room E9. This is where Advisor Sanjit Roy teaches Journalism at Milpitas High School (MHS). His class is small, averaging...

MUSD celebrates ribbon cutting for phase one of Innovation Campus

September 15, 2023. This date marks an important moment in Milpitas history, as it’s when the ribbon cutting for Phase 1 of the MUSD...

STEMgirls club from Milpitas High provides free STEM program to young students

When Savan Bollu walked into her AP Physics class during her junior year, she was surprised to find that there were only five girls...

New Milpitas High School principal Greg Wohlman brings experience & grit

When Greg Wohlman was 18 years old, he left his hometown of Fargo, North Dakota – and never looked back.    “I had a driver’s license,...

Historic First: Inaugural class graduates from middle college in Milpitas

Back in August of 2021, a group of 13 students embarked into uncharted territory.  They entered Milpitas Middle College High School (MMCHS), an innovative program...

Two Milpitas High teachers let go after accusations of inappropriate behavior toward students

Throughout the year 2022, investigations of two Milpitas High School teachers were conducted due to allegations of inappropriate behavior toward students. The two teachers...

Ocean Supermarket and local Knights of Colombus council donate over $9k toward special education at Milpitas High

Last month, at the March 14 Milpitas Unified School District (MUSD) Board of Education Meeting, Ocean Supermarket and the Knights of Columbus St. Elizabeth...

Mandarin coming to Randall Elementary World Languages School

Starting in the Fall of 2023, Randall Elementary School will be adding Mandarin to its school curriculum.  Randall is a dual-immersion Elementary School and is...

MetroED’s hands-on courses propel high school students toward brighter futures

February is Career and Technical Education month and The Milpitas Beat is spotlighting the Metro Education District’s Silicon Valley Career Technical Education (SVCTE)... The school’s been...

MUSD’s Board of Education appoints Robert Jung to open board seat

The Milpitas Unified School District’s (MUSD) Board of Education voted this evening to appoint Robert Jung to occupy the board seat that had been...

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