Phila. School District Considers Privatizing School NursesSchools superintendent Wiliam Hite says the cash-strapped school district is simply exploring ways to expand student health services without spending more money.
Phila. School District Moves Its Entire School Selection Process Online"By automating the process, getting it online, we're really very much attempting to provide much better customer service to our parents," says Karyn Lynch, the school district's chief of student services.
City Council Holds Hearing On How School District Can Expand Social Services To Include Students’ FamiliesThe hearing was focused on expanding "community-based schooling," in which social services that are normally offered in government offices are instead available at neighborhood schools.
Philadelphia School Superintendent Creates New OfficeOne of the first official acts of new school superintendent William Hite, is to create an Office of Student Services.