Many of the 4,000 laid-off Philadelphia school employees are living in limbo, waiting to see whether the district can scrape-together enough money to hire them back.
This weekend, a competition is underway among high schools across the country, including some from Philadelphia on how to use math to solve everyday challenges. This year’s challenge: using math to address recycling issues.
Philadelphia is one of the few cities with a poet laureate and now it’s entered an even smaller group, cities with youth poet laureates.
A Philadelphia law firm has “adopted” a local school, providing mentoring and cash.
Three Masterman high school students have been honored with a state citation for their award winning film on local African-American history.
Video: President Barack Obama delivered a tough-love message to students at Julia R. Masterman school in Philadelphia.
President Barack Obama visited the Masterman School in Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon, delivering his annual back-to-school speech which was broadcast to students across the country.
President Barack Obama will make his annual Back-to-School speech at Philadelphia’s Julia R. Masterman school next Tuesday.