Southwark School In South Philadelphia Becomes 5th School Closed Due To COVID OutbreakThe city's health department will flag a school to pause in-person learning when it has identified six cases within a 14-day incubation period within the school setting.
Philadelphia School Board Unanimously Approves Vaccine Mandate For Teachers And StaffThe decision came during their Tuesday night meeting.
Mummers' Fancy Brigade Association Raises Nearly $15,000 For School SuppliesThe new supplies will be distributed to five schools across the Philadelphia School District.
Philadelphia School District Welcomes More Students Back With Phase 3 Hybrid Learning PlanThe hybrid model consists of two days of in-person learning and three days of virtual learning.
Philadelphia School District Reveals In-Person High School Graduation Plans For 1st Time Since PandemicAll of the high schools in the city will have an opportunity to have graduation ceremonies for their graduating seniors.
Philadelphia School District Launches COVID-19 Dashboard With Latest InformationThis dashboard will be updated weekly to complement those efforts and provide a districtwide snapshot across all schools.
Philadelphia School District Outlines Details Of Summer Learning Program Aimed At Helping Students Who've Fallen Behind Due To PandemicOfficials hope it will bring students who've fallen behind during virtual learning "back up to speed."
Additional Grades, Student Groups In Philadelphia School District To Return To Classroom Next MonthAdditional grades and student groups in the Philadelphia School District will return to the classroom next month as part of Phase II of the hybrid learning plan.
Philadelphia Students To Remain Virtual As Mediation Process Between School District, Teachers' Union On Phased Reopening Nearing EndThe school board just announced the mediation process between the Philadelphia School District and the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers on the phased reopening is nearing an end.
Philadelphia School District Delays In-Person Learning Again, Hybrid Learning To Begin March 1Hybrid learning has been delayed one week and the district now plans on welcoming back students and staff on March 1.
Philadelphia School District Moving Forward With Plans To Reopen Schools Despite Pushback From TeachersEyewitness News was able to get a look Thursday at some of the COVID-19 prevention measures being put in place in school buildings.
Suburban Students, Teachers Back In Classrooms For Months As Heated Debate Continues In PhiladelphiaAs heated debates continue in Philadelphia about how to reopen classrooms, in the suburbs, it's already a reality.
Union Tells Philadelphia Teachers Not To Report To School On Monday Over Safety Concerns Of BuildingsThe Philadelphia Federation of Teachers are in a standoff with the Philadelphia School District over the safety of school buildings.
Philadelphia Teachers' Union Not Convinced Schools Safe Enough For Teachers, Students Just Days Before ReturnThe Philadelphia School District expects pre-kindergarten through second-grade teachers to show up at school on Monday to get ready to welcome students back.
Philadelphia School District Defends Use Of Window Ventilation Fans As Part Of COVID Safety PlanSome parents and teachers complain the ventilation strategy is insufficient.