Phila. School District
Should students be allowed to have cell phones in schools? The Philadelphia School District is taking a look at its policies.
Philadelphia police are trying to find the vandals who struck a school in the Feltonville neighborhood just before the new school year began.
More than half of Philadelphia’s black and Latino boys drop out of high school. A report released on Thursday looks at ways to tackle this chronic problem.
The head of the School Reform commission says the panel will publicly state the benchmarks the superintendent will have to meet to earn a bonus next year.
There’s a big jump in the number of Philadelphia Schools hitting the mark, under “No Child Left Behind.”
by KYW’s Mike DeNardo The extreme heat forced an early dismissal today for 50,000 students in Philadelphia’s summer school programs. And schools will be closing early again tomorrow (Wednesday).
by KYW’s Al Novack The high temperatures are taking their tolls on the city’s summer school programs. All public schools will close early today.
by KYW’s Karin Phillips The young actor who costars in a recent, critically acclaimed film was in Philadelphia today to talk to young people and their parents about doing well in school.
by KYW’s Mike DeNardo If 80 percent of success is just showing up, four Philadelphia high school seniors are well on their way. They’re graduating with perfect attendance for their entire school careers. “Can we […]