A satellite built by Irvine students launched into space on Sunday. The 2.3-pound, solar-powered satellite, called a CubeSat, is about twice the size of a Rubik’s Cube.
Two University High School students recently won an entrepreneurship competition and $15,000 toward their efforts to help less fortunate children learn how to code.
The Irvine Unified School District was ranked second highest in California for the percentage of students who met or exceeded standards in both English and math.
Irvine public schools are in the midst of a $270 million makeover to ensure all students, not just those in newer neighborhoods, have access to the latest learning tools and environment.
Irvine once again was named among the best communities in the nation for its commitment to music education.
Irvine Unified School District schools are becoming so technologically advanced that even computer labs — once the embodiment of high-tech teaching and learning — are becoming objects of nostalgia.
All year long, Irvine Police D.A.R.E. Officer Alex Mendoza had been teaching Beacon Park School students to be good kids, so what happened recently shouldn’t surprise anyone.
In June, high school seniors collected their diplomas from the Irvine Unified School District as newly minted members of the Class of 2018.
More than 650 Irvine Unified School District students performed at Segerstrom Concert Hall recently for the 36th annual Donald Bren Honors Concert.
On the day he graduated from UC Irvine, Arthur Avetisov spent his morning picking up bottles and cans.