Debate Wages On Between Mayor Nutter And Council President Over $50 Million Needed For School District
The verbal sparring continues between Mayor Nutter and Council President Darrell Clarke over how to get an extra $50 million dollars to the school district.
Hundreds of George Sharswood students marched to Philadelphia School District Headquarters in an attempt to save their two teachers from being let go.
Philadelphia’s school funding crisis has renewed a debate over whether local colleges and universities that are property-tax-exempt should help out more. Those universities responded this past week with a report laying out how much they already contribute.
School nurses plan a vigil Thursday night to honor a 12-year-old who died after an apparent asthma attack at a public school with no nurse.
A preschooler brought drugs and cash to a Philadelphia grade school Tuesday morning and was showing it off to classmates, police said.
A woman has died after an accident involving a school bus on the Roosevelt Boulevard.
Two potential attempted child lurings were reported to police in Philadelphia late last week.
If you’re looking for some ways to save some money, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan teamed up with the retail shopping experts at Dealnews.com, who examined back-to-school pricing trends.
Students who forget lunch or homework will be out of luck in one New Jersey school district.
One study has found that college is worth it, but not all degrees are created equal.
A new report is shedding light on the state of lunchrooms inside Philadelphia’s public schools.
The reward leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for arsons at the Green Avenue Campus of Penn Wood High School has been increased to $22,000.
State Senator Mike Stack says the bill could help free up a total of $400 million in combined delinquent property, business and wage, but even if it passes, it could take a while before the schools feel relief.
Camden’s school board is laying off nearly 100 teachers and support staff members and all 113 lunch aides.
Fire officials believe two fires inside a Delaware County high school early Thursday morning were intentionally set.