Philadelphia Principals, School District Come To AgreementPhiladelphia's principals union has reached a tentative agreement on a new contract with the School District.
Uber, Lyft Regulation Means A Hit For Philly School DistrictIt appears Uber X and Lyft will soon be legal in Philadelphia, under a bill in a Pennsylvania House committee. But public school advocates are angry because the bill strips out contributions to the school district that were included in an earlier version.
Maintenance Worker Dies Of Injuries Suffered When Boiler Exploded At Phila. SchoolHe died yesterday at Einstein Hospital.
Philadelphia School District Warns Of Upcoming DeficitsPhiladelphia School District officials are not asking for any additional city money this year, but they did warn city council in budget hearings on Tuesday that without some action, they'll be facing deficits again soon.
Philly's Schools Chief To Testify Before City Council During Budget HearingsCity Council's budget hearings continue on Tuesday with schools superintendent William Hite on the hot seat. But that seat may not be as warm as previous years.
State Audit Finds Some Phila. School District Bus Drivers Had Incomplete Background ChecksAn audit of the Philadelphia School District has revealed missing textbooks, incomplete background checks and a mismanagement of student data.
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.