The annual celebration started three years ago, to focus attention on the city’s effort to raise graduation rates. Lori Shorr from the Mayor’s Office of Education says the rate has gone from 53 percent in 2007 to 64 percent this year.
Police are on the scene after a Philadelphia high school student allegedly sprayed pepper spray in a hallway.
Check out this year’s Stotesbury Cup, which brings more than 5,000 high school rowers from all over the U.S. to the banks of the Schuylkill.
A Berks County teen who was days away from graduating from high school died while on a senior trip to Grenada.
A national expert on the causes of stress for high school students suggests you can have too much of a good thing – homework.
Nine seniors from high schools throughout the area gathered this past week in Bucks County to play a modified version of the game “Jeopardy” where all of the questions tested their knowledge of finances.
Analyzing data, Washington Post columnist suggests more vigorous learning at high schools that don’t field a football team.
The New Jersey honor student who sued to get her parents to support her after she moved out of their home has reunited with them, and the family is now asking for privacy.
It’s prom season. Can you sue if you get stood up?
Essay optional. No penalties for wrong answers. The SAT college entrance exam is undergoing sweeping revisions.
Eight members of a New Jersey high school wrestling team have been scratched from a state tournament days after a photo surfaced of team members apparently simulating a lynching.
New Jersey school sports officials have asked the state Division on Civil Rights to look into a photo that shows members of a high school wrestling team apparently depicting a lynching.
A new study shows youth football players are diagnosed with fewer concussions than other injuries.
A 2004 Chevy Malibu was traveling east bound on Almond Road when the driver lost control of the vehicle and struck a 1986 GMC Truck that was parked off the roadway.
A teenager with big dreams is fighting her way to the top. But she’s facing her biggest challenge yet — getting onto the boys wrestling team.