Parents’ Protest Disrupts SRC Meeting On School ClosuresSuperintendent William Hite said the district can't afford to maintain underutilized schools. "The district's financial challenges jeopardize its survival."
Mother of Teen Locked Inside a Philadelphia School For 9 Hours Files ComplaintDavid Johson spent nine harrowing hours, alone and frightened, in a stairwell at Roosevelt Middle School.
Boy Found After Being Locked In School Stairwell For 9 HoursDavid Fields, 13, didn't come home from school Thursday afternoon. After 9 hours of searching, he was found locked in a stairwell at Roosevelt Middle School in Philadelphia.
Pennsylvania Looking Into Possible Cheating On State Standardized TestsPennsylvania education officials are looking into a report that has surfaced indicating possible cheating on state standardized tests.
Pa. Lawmaker Demanding Response On Philadelphia School Cheating AllegationsWord of a cheating scandal in Atlanta schools got Pennsylvania state rep Michael McGeehan thinking: what ever happened to a similar case in Philadelphia?