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Elizabeth Egan, president of the Clarkston Community schools Board of education, posted a letter Monday morning on the district's website saying Superintendent Rod Rock notified the board of a relationship he had with a recent Clarkston high school graduate that he characterized as inappropriate.
Those 'symbolic' raises Oakland school board gave itself really stink ... District six director Shanthi Gonzales, left, and district 2 director Aimee Eng during a meeting of the Oakland Unified School District Board of education meeting, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 ... schools can't afford supplies like toilet paper.

Whitefish Bay High school These are some of the best public schools in the country. (Pictured: Whitefish Bay High School in Wisconsin).Google Maps. There are nearly 100,000 elementary, middle, and high schools in the US. The best districts are coveted, and a high-caliber school system can be a key ...
Recent brain research has shown that implementing a later morning start time for middle and high school students benefits teens, whose sleep cycles shift around the time they enter puberty. Because of shared buses, proposals to change the secondary schools' start times may also change elementary ...
Carmel Clay schools added its two cents to Indiana's education conversation during the Indiana General Assembly by creating a list of priorities. With the state's largest high school and a tax base in the second wealthiest county, the district has a reputation as a leader in the public school system. Carmel ...
Lebanon -- Upper Valley school officials are pushing back against a bill in New Hampshire that challenges existing bans on weapons in schools. educators argue the bill, HR 1749, would allow absolutely anyone to carry a gun into a school, making it more difficult to protect children. Gun advocates ...

At least 14 children have been hurt in a stabbing incident at a school in the Siberian city of Perm. Russian police said the stabbings began after two students at the city's school No. 127 started fighting with knives. According to police, a teacher and other pupils tried to break up the fight, after which the two ...
Parents of rising-fives in England have until midnight tonight to apply for primary school places for their children. It can be a tense time, with the most popular schools often massively oversubscribed. In some areas, high-performing schools can be thin on the ground, with warnings of a postcode lottery when ...
This was a common tension throughout Christie's tenure when charter schools doubled in number, and stole much of the spotlight from the chronically underfunded traditional public schools. It left people like Cook tapping alumni and private money to do basic things for his school. One example: Cook said ...
MONROE -- Monroe and Easton have joined in talks with nine other school districts about cutting costs by regionalizing resources. With concerns about state funding mounting, representatives from Bethel, Brookfield, Danbury, Easton, New Milford, Newtown, Redding, Easton and Monroe, and Regions 9, ...
He said it was meant as a quick fix to elementary school overcrowding. One elementary school currently teaches students in mobile classrooms outside its building. "I'm trying to get a quick fix and get the elementary schools less crowded so they don't have to be in trailers," he said Thursday. The closure of ...
high school students make their way through a stairwell of Mount Academy in Ulster Park. Rebecca Shirky, the school's director of curriculum and instruction, said the state has a "necessary and compelling interest" in ensuring students receive an education, and that the marketplace regulates private ...
Tippecanoe Middle school's future use is being explored. The city school board is holding a special meeting Monday, Jan. 15. CONTRIBUTED. TIPP CITY. Residents of the Tipp City Exempted Village school District should expect to hear a lot of discussion in coming weeks about the district's facilities.
school can be a place of consistency that can support their postsecondary planning, but only if schools are mindful of the unique needs of high school students experiencing homelessness. schools must provide individualized support that focuses on enhancing students' expectations of college attendance ...
In 2020, students will once again gather in the classrooms where Martin Luther King Jr. attended as a child from 1936 to 1940. The $52 million rebirth of the vacant school is a centerpiece of roughly $125 million worth of Atlanta public schools building projects scheduled to begin in the coming months and ...
Barrington Elementary school principal Gilma Sanchez, left, sits in on the first grade classroom of teacher Elizabeth Froelich, right, as they do a math lesson. Austin ISD is attempting to place eight schools in northeast Austin under TEA's Transformation Zone Program, which allows the district to cluster low ...
Jerome, a middle school teacher in France's southwest Occitanie region, said a near-complete ban on cellphones was already in place for the 11- to 15-year-old students at his school. He spoke to NBC News on condition that only his first name be used because of French rules that restrict teachers from ...

For Hartford Superintendent Leslie Torres-Rodriguez, her school consolidation plan is all about doing what's best overall for the city's ailing school system, but for parents it often comes down to one school -- their child's. So when Torres-Rodriguez took her proposal for consolidating city schools on the ...
SHOSHONE -- The family of a 13-year-old girl who reported being raped by an older classmate in a Shoshone school computer lab in April has filed a ... Federal court documents say the girl and her mother were told she could not stay at the school following what was described as a violent rape by a ...
The father of an Enloe high school student told ABC11 that his son was the victim of racial bullying after a multi-high school swim meet at the Triangle ... Lisa Luten, communications director for Wake County public schools said late Friday that statement stands for now but that he would look into what the ...
Hamilton school officials have declined to comment regarding Dattilo's pending case beyond an initial statement from district Spokeswoman Joni Copas, who said: "As a result of an ongoing investigation conducted collaboratively with the Hamilton City police Department, the Hamilton City school District ...
LAKEVILLE, Minn. (KMSP) - A Lakeville middle school principal is on paid administrative leave after school district leaders were made aware of "allegations" against him, according to the Lakeville Area public schools superintendent. Superintendent Michael Baumann confirmed Apple Valley police ...
Calumet school District 132 board President Patricia Carr presides at a meeting on Dec. 21, 2017, where the board passed a resolution supporting her removal as board officer for alleged misconduct and performance deficiencies. The board voted Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, to formally oust her as board ...
Davenport school officials have been lobbying lawmakers to address the per-pupil funding inequity that allows some school districts to spend more than ... But Reynolds said using money from the SAVE fund that pays for school infrastructure, technology and Tax Relief might be a possibility, suggesting a ...
The turmoil followed the board's 5-3 vote Monday night approving a new three-year contract raising Vermilion schools Superintendent Jerome Puyau's salary by roughly $30,000, to about ... teacher Deyshia Hargrave being removed in handcuffs from a school board meeting in Vermillion, Louisiana.
The Kings students who wore racist basketball jerseys and the Mason teacher who spoke about lynching a black student have at least one thing in common, aside from the uproar they've caused this week. They all spend their days in school districts where the white population is much larger than the black ...
The Telegraph reports that the Bibb County public school District said in a statement Thursday that campus police at Taylor Elementary school secured ... of safety and security, David Gowan, says a fourth-grade teacher overheard students talking about the weapon and initiated the school's crisis protocol.
Genesee Hill Elementary teacher Emma Klein speaks at Seattle public schools' Eliminating Opportunity Gaps (EOG) Institute at Chief Sealth high school last October. The EOG Institute serves as a training, sharing and brainstorming school for creating strategies for racial justice. (Mike Siegel/The Seattle ...
Caddell's rendition of the Garth Brooks song was posted on the Florence school's facebook page Thursday night. By 7 a.m. Friday, the video had been seen 18,000 times and shared almost 800 times. Many schools are closed or dismissing early Friday. Tap here to check the list. More: Friday forecast: ...
While the storm significantly hampered students' ability to get to school across the Eastern seaboard, in the case of over sixty Baltimore public schools the problem wasn't getting them to school, but rather keeping them warm in school. A Baltimore teacher posted a picture of children huddled, freezing, in full ...
High school exams will now be administered January 24-29. January 25 was originally scheduled to be an early release for elementary and middle schools. January 25 will now become a full student day for elementary and middle schools. high schools will operate on the exam schedule. January 26 was ...
A Wisconsin private school that asked fourth graders to list three good reasons for slavery and three bad ones apologized to parents after the mother of a black student shared the assignment on facebook, calling it offensive. In a letter to parents Tuesday, Our Redeemer Lutheran school in Wauwatosa ...
"This aims to protect the health and safety of District students by ensuring that they're not prevented from accessing sunscreen while at school," said Cheh. Currently in D.C. schools, students are not allowed to apply sunscreen unless they have a doctor's note giving them permission to do so. "Because of ...
school districts across the region largely closed early the day before the storm, and remained closed through Wednesday, Jan. 10. Some districts re-opened schools Thursday on a two-hour delay. Virginia Beach City public schools were initially going to open two-hours late Thursday, but the district later ...
DUCHESNE, Utah - A Duchesne high school student was taken into custody at gunpoint following an alleged threat of violence and reported "active shooter" situation. A small group of students reported the threat to Duchesne high school principal, Stan Young around 1:40 p.m. Thursday afternoon.
Nationwide, 48 percent of schools offer the rigorous math course. On average, school districts spend around $11,000 per student each year, but the highest-poverty districts receive an average of $1,200 less per child than the least-poor districts, while districts serving the largest numbers of minority students ...
Several school districts in the Wichita area canceled classes Thursday, citing icy roads and dangerous conditions for drivers and pedestrians. But Wichita ... Forecasts called for low temperatures and precipitation between 6 and 7 a.m., when buses already were on the road for early-start magnet schools.
It's a daily battle, he sighs, and teachers are losing. But now, exasperated teachers at hundreds of schools around the nation have another weapon in their arsenal. At the City on a Hill Circuit Street charter school in Boston, students entering school in the morning are met by administrators fanned out at the ...
Americans spend $5,000 more per year on medical care than people in other rich countries, yet live shorter and less healthy lives. Most efforts devoted to addressing health involve the medical system: covering more people, changing the flow of dollars to providers, reducing administrative expenses and ...
"While such a conversation about a school shooting would be troubling out of context, no threat was actually made. People overheard bits and pieces of conversations and repeated them which led to this situation. No date for an event was ever part of the original conversation, that was an added rumor later ...
If we let intruders into our buildings, then we are making our schools unsafe and the safety and security of our schools are paramount." school officials said the high school typically has a school resource/police officer, but that officer was not present Wednesday. Witnesses described the teen with the gun as wearing a black ...
Acting Chicago public schools CEO Janice Jackson appointed a Chicago Board of education member to a top district job Wednesday, a move that conflicts with a state law that prohibits board members from taking CPS posts for one year after leaving their board seat. school board member Arnaldo Rivera, ...
The Maryland public school Construction Program listed Baltimore City as only having 17 percent of its schools in "good" condition. A 2012 Jacobs Report revealed that only 3 percent of the district's 18.5 million square footage was built within the last 25 years, 74 percent of which was built between 1946 ...
A Louisiana middle school teacher arrested at a school board meeting during an altercation caught on camera this week said she is "appalled" that her "voice was silenced." "I planned to hear concerns or watch a vote take place about the superintendent's contract," Deyshia Hargrave, an English language ...
The Innovative school District is not a geographic district. Instead it's designed to bring together low-performing public schools and hand over their management from their local school boards to an outside entity. That organization, likely a charter school operator, will be charged with turning around the ...
In this Jan. 9, 2018 photo, teacher Loraine Wilson, top right, helps bundle up pre-kindergarten students as they wait to be picked up at the end of a school day at Lakewood Elementary school in Baltimore. The recent spell of cold weather exposed the poor state of school buildings in many big-city East ...
All three schools were decades-old and knocked down and rebuilt as part of bond programs approved by voters. At Swanson Elementary in Westside, students and staff moved out to a temporary space at 108th and Grover Streets so the school can go through a similar demolition and rebuilding process ...
The Upper Darby school District decided it would be best for school buses not to be on the roadway and students not to be trying to head home in the expected icy conditions. To make sure all students can make it home before the wintry mix hits the region, all Upper Darby schools have already dismissed ...
Sun Valley high school will dismiss students at 12 p.m., Northley Middle school will dismiss students at 12:40 p.m., and elementary schools will dismiss students at 1:20 p.m. There will be no afternoon kindergarten, and all after school activities are canceled. Two Camden schools will be closed Monday ...
Montgomery County public schools will close early Monday due to emergency weather conditions, the school system announced this morning. schools will dismiss students two-and-a-half hours before regular closing time. Students in pre-K and morning programs will be dismissed at 10:50 a.m.. Afternoon ...


 

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