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  • CPS traditional schools see drop in funding under plan

    CPS traditional schools see drop in funding under plan
    While Chicago Public Schools officials maintain they do everything to keep budget cuts away from the classroom, the proposed operating budget for the coming school year decreases funding to 504 traditional neighborhood schools by $72 million. The budget...
  • Private summer schools prompt debate on education inequality

    Private summer schools prompt debate on education inequality
    In Beverly Hills, high school students can take a U.S. history course for $798 this summer; in La Caņada Flintridge, Spanish is offered for $775, and in Arcadia, a creative writing course costs $605, plus a $25 registration fee. While summer programs in...
  • Preds' Dee Webb makes play for future with plans to take online classes at UF

    Preds' Dee Webb makes play for future with plans to take online classes at UF
    EATONVILLE — When Dee Webb attended classes at the University of Florida, his eyes might have been fixed on the professor lecturing in front of him. His mind was elsewhere, unable to be contained by a classroom and focused squarely on the future...
  • Glastonbury Board Of Education To Add First Grade Class, Reduce Kindergarten Classes

    GLASTONBURY — The board of education will meet tonight to discuss its elementary school staffing due to the latest projections. Each summer, school officials keep a close eye on enrollment projections, especially numbers of kindergarten students....
  • New principal needed quickly at Orland School District 135

     New principal needed quickly at Orland School District 135
    Orland School District 135 is in a bit of a "pickle" in efforts to replace one of its 10 school principals this close to the start of the school year, Superintendent Janet Stutz said Monday. The school board voted unanimously Monday to accept the June...
  • School to hire dean of discipline after sexting, shell casing incidents

    School to hire dean of discipline after sexting, shell casing incidents
    Homer Glen's Hadley Middle School plans to hire a new dean to help control disciplinary issues by the start of the school year in August. The Homer Community Consolidated School District 33C school board voted to create the new administrative position...
  • State releases school grades for elementary, middle

    State releases school grades for elementary, middle
    School grades are out for Florida's elementary and middle schools. The state Department of Education released preliminary school grades Friday morning that showed more schools earned As but more schools also earned Fs. The grades influence property...
  • Learning Matters: Making the most of the summer break

    Learning Matters: Making the most of the summer break
    Local school summers are shorter than they used to be. With graduations just more than a month past, the 2014-15 school year is just one month away. The current instructional calendar lines up better with Advanced Placement testing and many summer college...
  • Ollie M.J. Ray, city teacher

    Ollie M.J. Ray, city teacher
    Ollie M.J. Ray, whose career teaching in city public schools spanned nearly four decades, died Tuesday of heart failure at Northwest Hospital. She was 82. "They say teachers are born, and Ollie had not only the native ability to be a teacher but also the...
  • Lake schools record increase in A's, but also in F's, on state report card

    Lake schools record increase in A's, but also in F's, on state report card
    Lake County more than doubled the number of A grades for elementary and middle schools on the state's annual report card, but the district also recorded five F's compared to none last year. District spokesman Chris Patton said the drop in grades at some...
  • More PB schools receive A's and F's

    Rees PB Search 2014 Florida school grades at SunSentinel.com/schoolgrades School grades brought good news and bad news for Palm Beach County, with more schools receiving A's, but also more getting slapped with D's and F's. The grades can affect home...