School District Of Philadelphia Enacting Major Policy Change After Frightening Incident Involving Autistic StudentA frightening incident involving a student in Northeast Philadelphia is leading to a major change in School District of Philadelphia policy.
Philadelphia Parents Continue To Call For Change Following Discovery Of Asbestos In Multiple SchoolsThis week, the Philadelphia School District announced it will spend $12 million to address environmental concerns in city schools.
School District Of Philadelphia Proposing To Move Peirce Elementary School Students To Address Asbestos ConcernsParents will tour the school Tuesday and if it is safe, the district plans to relocate the students on Dec. 2.
'It's Unhealthy, It's Wrong': Another Philadelphia School Tainted By Asbestos Has Parents Furious With School DistrictThe asbestos was discovered last month at Peirce Thomas M. School, but students have not been moved.
Philadelphia Police Issue Arrest Warrant For DJ Jerez Coleman For Allegedly Fooling School OfficialsJerez Coleman passed through school district security, three weeks ago, after school officials admit he fooled them. Coleman told officials he was Alicia Key's music man.
Nominating Panel Sends Mayor Second List Of Potential School Board MembersThis group includes more parents and teachers.
Charter School Advocates Protest SRC's Proposed Policy AmendmentThey want the SRC to "table" the amendment during its meeting Thursday.
Lane Johnson Turns Super Bowl Victory Into Win For KidsThe Eagles offensive tackle is giving all the profits from his clothing line to the Fund for the Philadelphia School District.
A Top Philly School Administrator Takes Job As Superintendent In OmahaCheryl Logan, the chief academic officer for Philadelphia's schools, is heading to Omaha to be a first-time superintendent.
Philly School District Recognizes Top PerformersA ceremony at Potter-Thomas Elementary School in North Philadelphia recognized 22 of Philadelphia's 300 schools for scoring high on the School Progress Report.
Officials Declare Fire At South Philly High School ArsonOfficials evacuated a Philadelphia high school Wednesday afternoon after someone set a fire inside the building.
Now Hiring: Philly School District Looking To Fill 150+ Job OpeningsNeed a job? The School District of Philadelphia is hiring.
Education Groups Want New Standards For Choosing Philly's New School BoardThere's a call from education groups for Philadelphia officials to use new standards as they select members for a new school board.
Philly School District Makes Push To Prepare Students For Digital Job MarketComputer science takes center stage, as the school district of Philadelphia looks to prepare its students for the digital job market.
Move To Return Philadelphia Schools To Local Control Is Gaining MomentumThe state-run School Reform Commission last week publicly discussed for the first time the process of voting itself out of existence.