A new survey by the Afterschool Alliance chronicles how children spend the hours between 3 and 6pm – when they are largely unsupervised.
Ten thousand letters from Catholic school students in the Archdiocese are being sent to the Pope – filled with heart-felt appeals – to visit Philadelphia next September.
So what exactly happened here? Eyewitness News asked ACT officials.
Police say the initial incident began around 7 a.m. this morning when staff broke up a fight in the A Cafeteria. When police responded, another brawl broke out in the C and D hallways of the school.
“This is our roots, this is where it all started. This is what the song Motownphilly was all about,” Shawn Stockman said.
Two Penn State students have been ordered to spend two years on probation after pleading guilty to spray-painting swastikas and other symbols near a Jewish fraternity last year.
Chickie’s and Pete’s is holding a month-long fundraiser in an effort to help students in the Philadelphia schools.
Education Department spokesman David Saenz stressed the state used a new reporting method that accounted for some of the increase, but said some could be attributed to Superstorm Sandy.
The US is poised to begin a new era; the overall number of Latino, African-American and Asian students in public schools is expected to surpass the number of non-Hispanic whites.
More than 2,000 community members gathered to remember three Council Rock South sophomores.
They’re going from non-stop attention and adulation as Little League World Series stars, back to doing homework and taking out the trash.
Back to school shopping is now in full swing throughout the Delaware Valley, but for some, what was once a time of excitement has now turned into a hardship.
3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has some advice for keeping personal data safe on campus.
New Jersey high school students will be required to have CPR training starting this year.
Chef Staib presented two healthy recipes to make ahead of time and pack in a lunch.