'A Book About Whiteness' Teaching Lower Merion Students About Systemic RacismAn elementary school in Lower Merion is tackling the issue of racism by having students read a book that has raised eyebrows in some circles.
'Putting In Layers Of Precautions': Lower Merion School District Finalizes Hybrid Learning Plan For 8,700 StudentsThe Lower Merion School District has finalized plans to allow for a hybrid learning environment for its nearly 8,700 students.
Coronavirus Latest: Cynwyd Elementary School Fourth-Grade Teacher Tests Positive For COVID-19The Lower Merion School District says that a fourth-grade teacher is not hospitalized and is recovering at home.
Several Schools Closed After Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia Doctor At King Of Prussia Site Tests Positive For CoronavirusHis condition is unknown and it's not yet known how he contracted COVID-19.
Lower Merion School District Proposes Pushing School Start Times Back Nearly An HourHealth officials say teens' circadian rhythms shift so that they get tired later in the day and typically wake up later than younger children or adults.
Lower Merion School District Looking For Volunteers In School Start Time StudyOfficials are considering changing the start times for high school days to begin after 8:30 a.m.
After Public Outcry, Lower Merion School District Spares Stoneleigh GardensInstead of building athletic fields on the site of Stoneleigh, Lower Merion School District approved a different site Monday.
Lower Merion School District Dealt Another Blow In Tax Hike FightPennsylvania’s Commonwealth Court denied Lower Merion School District’s request to have an appeal heard before all the judges.
Pa. Lawmakers Holding Montco Hearing on Revising Statewide Public School Funding FormulaIt’s part of an ongoing series of meetings of the Basic Education Funding Commission, created by a 2014 law with the goal of coming up with a formula for distributing state funds to school districts.
Pa. Health Department Ending Free Flu Shots For SchoolchildrenLetters are going out to parents from various school districts in the Commonwealth saying that, due to federal budget cuts, free influenza vaccines will no longer be available.
Students Uncertain as Glitches Hit College 'Common App' Web Site Common Application officials say they've fixed a couple of issues, including one that led students to submit application payments multiple times.
Rosh Hashanah Causes Shorter First Week Of School Throughout RegionMany kids in the region will have a shorter than normal first week back to school due to where the Jewish New Year falls.
To Close Or Not? Area School Districts Explain How They Wrestled With DecisionParents may see their individual school with the lights on and wonder, why did it have to close?
Sister of Lower Merion Teen In 2010 Spycam Case Files Her Own LawsuitThe Lower Merion School District says it will vigorously defend itself against another lawsuit related to last year’s webcam spying scandal.
Another Lawsuit Filed Over Lower Merion School Laptop SpycamsThe Lower Merion School District is coming out swinging against the latest lawsuit that's been filed over monitoring software that was installed on district-issued laptop computers.