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  • Insurance to cover $5M in storm damage to high school

    Insurance is expected to cover the up to $5 million in damage to Wheeling High School caused by an intense wind storm that hit the northwest suburbs earlier this month. "It's hard that it happens in the middle of the school year because it displaces a...
  • Family sues District 34 over art class injury

    Family sues District 34 over art class injury
    The parents of a former Springman Middle School student filed a lawsuit against Glenview School District 34, saying their daughter was seriously injured in an art class this spring. The complaint, filed in May, alleges that the 14-year-old girl, an...
  • Coral Springs students organize 9-11 fundraising climb

    Coral Springs students organize 9-11 fundraising climb
    Students at a Coral Springs high school are organizing a 200-person, 72-story climb to raise money for families of firefighters who died in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. The Coral Springs 9-11 Memorial Stair Climb, put together by the kids of...
  • Confederate flag flap raises questions [Letter]

    Confederate flag flap raises questions [Letter]
    Speech is designed to convey a message which carries with it an intended tone, purpose and meaning by the speaker. The recent incident in which a Confederate flag was raised at a high school football game in Howard County has quickly turned into a First...
  • Englander is Hillel's new head of school

    When Rabbi Adam Englander, the new head of school of Hillel Day School of Boca Raton, was in just his second year of teaching, he already knew he wanted to be a school administrator. Englander said; "I knew I could make a great impact from that side of a...
  • It's their homework, not yours

    It's their homework, not yours
    With school back in session, parents are breathing a collective sigh of relief. No more wet bathing suits on the bedroom floor or kids begging for snacks at 15-minute intervals. But the school year brings its own set of challenges, many of which arrive in...
  • Several National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists In West Hartford

    Several National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists In West Hartford
    Students at area high schools are in the running for national merit scholarships, which will be awarded this spring. WEST HARTFORD — Students at Farmington Valley high schools are in the running for national merit scholarships, which will be...
  • Putnam to host 15th Annual Clipper Invitational Marching Band Competition

    The Putnam High School Marching Band went through its paces on Sept. 13. Drum Major Mikayla Van Dam used a gock, or marching box, to sound out beats as they practiced their scales and drill steps. The 36-member Class IA band was preparing for the Sept. 20...
  • Local dealership raises funds for Poquoson Middle School

    Pomoco Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Hampton with the Poquoson Middle School Parent Teacher Organization raised $2,490 to purchase laptops and iPads for a “laptop cart” at the middle school. The school has about two or three laptop carts, which...
  • No: Relying on data won't determine a college's worth

    For many years, rankings have been a go-to source for families immersed in the college-selection process. After all, they offer a quick and easy glance, a way to compare data on hundreds of colleges in a single pass. They offer a way to bypass using...
  • Southington Hires New Director Of Pupil Services

    SOUTHINGTON — Margaret T. Walsh has been appointed as the school system's director of pupil services. Walsh, a Southington resident, was appointed by the school board Sept. 11. In her new post, she will guide the special education division. She...