RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Elementary Schools

A collection of news and information related to Elementary Schools published by this site and its partners.

Top Elementary Schools Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Nazareth Area Middle School named National Blue Ribbon School

    Nazareth Area Middle School named National Blue Ribbon School
    Nazareth Area Middle School, which in the past was rapped by the state for poor performance, has been named a National Blue Ribbon School for 2014 by the U.S. Department of Education. The school is among 337 schools nationwide — 287 public and 50...
  • Parkland teacher among semifinalists for Grammy Music Educator Award

    A Parkland School District teacher is a semifinalist for the Music Educator Award that will be presented at the Grammy Awards in February. Debra Reilly, who teaches at Springhouse Middle School and is orchestra director for the district, is among 25...
  • Former Atlanta student testifies: Teacher gave me test answers

    ATLANTA A former Atlanta Public Schools student testified Tuesday in the test-cheating trial that she was elated when she exceeded expectations on her third-grade standardized tests because she had struggled so much with reading and math. "I was like,...
  • Poquoson school kids to release butterflies at $43,700 'outdoor classroom'

    Poquoson school kids to release butterflies at $43,700 'outdoor classroom'
    POQUOSON — Poquoson Elementary School kids are learning about the life cycle of monarch butterflies, how to identify their sex and the name of their bodily fluids all before releasing them into the wild at their "outdoor classroom." "Did you...
  • Elmhurst schools observe Walk and Roll Day

     Elmhurst schools observe Walk and Roll Day
    A number of Elmhurst schools will observe International Walk and Roll to School Day Wednesday, Oct. 8 with before-class activities and recognition for students who arrive on foot or on human-powered wheels, whether those are bikes, skate boards or...
  • I May Be Out Of Order, But That Could Be A Plus

    I May Be Out Of Order, But That Could Be A Plus
    I have two weird habits that went unrecognized as I was growing up. I'm trying to decide whether that laissez-faire approach was a loss or a bonus. When I was a child, neither schools nor families spent all that much time observing our eccentricities....
  • School of Rock, other businesses open in Arlington Heights

    School of Rock, other businesses open in Arlington Heights
    Arlington Heights has a new music school with a dedicated space for teens and newly launched adult sessions. The School of Rock franchise at 17 E. Campbell St. opened recently under the owners, Ann Marie Gignac, an Arlington Heights native, and her...
  • Nine Maryland schools receive Blue Ribbon honor

    Nine Maryland schools receive Blue Ribbon honor
    Six public schools and three Catholic schools in Maryland were named Tuesday as National Blue Ribbon Schools, a designation given to the most successful schools in the country. The public schools honored this year included Western School of Technology...
  • Virginia SOL committee mulls testing changes

    Virginia SOL committee mulls testing changes
    RICHMOND – A committee put together to take a deep dive on state testing reforms is on track to make recommendations to the Virginia General Assembly before year's end. The Standards of Learning Innovation Committee, created during this year's...
  • Back to school is back to knitting at Waldorf

    Back to school is back to knitting at Waldorf
    Parent James Marca sat in one spot, slightly away from the organized chaos that was back to school night Friday at Waldorf School of Orange County in Costa Mesa, completely focused on his knitting project. Marca seamlessly moved between stitches in an...
  • Parkland teacher among semifinalists for Grammy Award

    Parkland teacher among semifinalists for Grammy Award
    A Parkland School District teacher is a semifinalist for the Music Educator Award that will be presented at the Grammy Awards in February. Debra Reilly of Allentown, who teaches at Springhouse and Orefield middle schools and and is the district's middle...