Philadelphia School District Helps Teen Girls Go To PromThe School District of Philadelphia held it's 4th annual Red Carpet Glam event Friday.
School District Tries To Re-argue Ruling That Could Cost It MillionsA legal "Hail Mary" by the Philadelphia School District has failed before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
More Closings Loom As Philadelphia School District Plans Financial FutureA preliminary budget for the Philadelphia School District anticipates more school closures ahead and seeks no new city funding.
State Budget Resolution Provides Relief To Philadelphia School DistrictThis money has been tied up for months now and the School District of Philadelphia will receive about $50 million more than it did last year.
Phila. School District Hangs Out 'Help Wanted' SignEven now, this late in the school year, the district has 170 unfilled teaching positions.
Two Key Positions Expected To Come To Every Philadelphia District SchoolIt's a safety concern that's been plaguing the district; many schools are without a full-time counselor or nurse because of the district's economic struggles.
Judge Denies School District’s Request To Sell 5 Shut Down SchoolsA Philadelphia judge has blocked the school district's plan to sell several shut down schools as a package, and the decision could cost the district millions of dollars.
Can Phila. Schools Make It Through An Entire Year With Half Of Its State Funding?With no Pennsylvania budget in sight and less than half a year's worth of state funding in hand, Philadelphia school officials are wondering when the money pot will run dry.
Young Musicians Look To Prove Music Programs Still Alive In Philadelphia SchoolsSome of Philadelphia's best young musicians took center stage Tuesday night for the annual All City High School Music Festival at the Kimmel Center.
City Council Committee Hearing Held On State Of Phila. SchoolsNot enough nurses, too few counselors, oversized classes: All the familiar problems emerged during a Philadelphia city council committee hearing Thursday on the state of the schools.
Tickets For City's Suite At Bruce Springsteen Concert To Benefit School DistrictMayor Jim Kenney promised to use the city's suites at sports and concert venues to benefit the School District and he's making the first tickets available to the general public for a concert this week.
Mayor Kenney Continues His Weekly School Visits As He Assembles Plan To Fund Community SchoolsMayor Jim Kenney visited service providers at a school in West Philadelphia Thursday morning, as he draws-up his plan to expand the "community school" concept.