City And Education Officials Announce New Model For Improving Phila. Public SchoolsIt's called the "Community Schools" model.
Superintendent Hite Announces Plan To Consolidate Some Schools And Phase Out OthersSuperintendent William Hite's plan would affect 15 schools in all.
Pa. Auditor General To Determine Cost Of Budget Battle On SchoolsPennsylvania’s auditor general says the state’s budget impasse, now entering its third month, is costing state school districts money and he will attempt to put a price tag on how much.
School Zone Speed Limits Back In SessionThe flashing lights warning of the 15 mile per hour speed limit is now active again on Hulmeville Road in Bensalem.
Council Plans More Tough Questions for School District In The FallEven with approval of the new money for schools, Council President Darrell Clarke is continuing to voice his displeasure with the answers provided by District officials during hearings.
All School District Of Philadelphia Schools To Dismiss At Noon On Tuesday Due To HeatDue to the high temperatures forecasted for tomorrow, all School District of Philadelphia Schools will dismiss early at 12 p.m., Tuesday, June 16.
Gov. Christie To Give Speech On Academic StandardsNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is set to lay out his vision for academic standards, an area where both Republicans and Democrats have internal disagreements.
Lockdown Lifted At All Bridgeton Public SchoolsPolice are working to see if they can determine where the call was made.
Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Still Want Bake SalesAfter much backlash, lawmakers in Virginia and Michigan are exempting bake sales from the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act.
Tenn. Teen Arrested By FBI For Allegedly Making Threats Against Schools In Several States, Including Pa.The student has not been identified and police have not given his age. He is expected to face federal charges later on Friday.
NJ Senator Cory Booker Co-Sponsoring Bill That Aims To Improve Disciplinary Procedures In SchoolsIt’s called the Supportive School Climate Act.
Philadelphia Public And Archdiocesan Schools Closed FridayAll School District of Philadelphia schools and Archdiocesan high schools and Catholic elementary schools in the city are closed on Friday.