NEWS STORIES

  • Friday, September 23, 2016
    El Centro – The Imperial County Office of Education is hosting a community event to showcase The Kinsey African-American Art and History Collection on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 6pm in the SHS Jimmie Cannon Theater.  Both Mr. Bernard Kinsey and his wife Shirley will be in attendance and will speak on the topic of where art and history intersect. 

  • Thursday, September 22, 2016
    BRAWLEY — The fall term has just begun yet high school seniors are filling out applications for college and Imperial County Office of Education is leading the way with their semi-annual Higher Education Week range of activities to stress the importance of college and career readiness.

  • Friday, September 16, 2016
    Posted on Sep 16, 2016 by William Roller BRAWLEY — The fourth annual Back-to-School Teacher’s Dinner honored outstanding teachers and supported them with the encouragement their profession warrants to make the most effective instructor they can be at Stockmen’s Club here on Thursday.

  • Tuesday, September 13, 2016
    Click here for our September 2016 community edition of the monthly ICOEnnections publication. The Imperial County Office of Education kicked off the new school year with an all-staff back to school event on August 18. Read about this and other valley-wide stories in this month's ICOEnnections (Click here)

  • Thursday, September 8, 2016
    Today, a ribbon cutting for ICOE's Early Care and Education Program Day Care Center, at 1840 Rockwood Avenue in Calexico, was held. This particular center is a joint effort with ICOE and the Housing Authority of the City of Calexico and will be located at one of the Housing Authorities properties. It is expected to serve up to 38 children and will likely employ 4 people as pre-school teachers and aides. ICOE operates 20 early care and education centers throughout Imperial County with a county-wide enrollment of 654 children.

  • Thursday, August 25, 2016
    Student test results from this past school year (2015-2016) have been released and should be mailed to students and their families shortly.  This video does a great job of explaining all of the details about the test, the test results and what they indicate.  

  • Friday, August 19, 2016
    Brawley educator wins national award By WILLIAM ROLLER, Staff Writer Posted on Aug 18, 2016 by William Roller BRAWLEY — Jose Flores, civics and U.S. history teacher at Brawley Union High School, was honored by the Environmental Protection Agency and the White House Council on Environmental Quality with a 2015-2016 Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators.

  • Tuesday, August 16, 2016
    Click here for our August 2016 community edition of the monthly ICOEnnections publication. Imperial, CA - The Imperial County Office of Education kicked off the second year of the PRIME program with a week long training at Imperial Valley College. Read about this and other valley-wide stories in this month's ICOEnnections (Click here).

  • Thursday, August 11, 2016
    M E D I A    R E L E A S E   RE:  IMPERIAL PATHWAYS CHARTER SCHOOL   Thursday, August 11, 2016  

  • Wednesday, August 10, 2016
    Education Matters J. Todd Finnell, Ed.D.County Superintendent of Schools It’s back-to-school time in Imperial County! The opening days of school conjure up images of backpacks stuffed with notebooks and unsharpened pencils, bulletin boards freshly decorated by teachers, and students showing off their new clothes to old friends. It’s a wonderful time of year, which is why I’d like to share some information on a variety of topics affecting our schools and community in 2016-17.