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Elementary Schools

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  • After the Vergara case, listen to the teachers

    After the Vergara case, listen to the teachers
    Teachers know as well as anyone that there is room for improvement in the rules that protect their jobs. In the wake of Vergara vs. California, which is now on appeal in the state court system, many teachers see a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fix...
  • Dual Language charter school makes case for second location

    Dual Language charter school makes case for second location
    Losing students by the week because it doesn't have enough space, the Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School made another plea to the Bethlehem Area School District on Monday for permission to open a second location. Parents and representatives of...
  • Howard County instructor named Maryland Teacher of the Year

    Howard County instructor named Maryland Teacher of the Year
    A Howard County high school teacher who was raised in a family of educators and turned to the profession as a second career was named the state's Teacher of the Year Friday. Jody Zepp, 54, of Owings Mills, was born in Baltimore and grew up in...
  • Bloomfield's Metacomet Elementary School Principal Receives Milken Educator Award

    Bloomfield's Metacomet Elementary School Principal Receives Milken Educator Award
    BLOOMFIELD – In the midst of what Metacomet Elementary School Principal Desi Nesmith believed was an assembly to congratulate students on their reading and writing scores, Nesmith was surprised to learn that he was the reason school staff, community...
  • By The Numbers: Hebron Avenue Elementary School

    By The Numbers: Hebron Avenue Elementary School
    Each year, the state Department of Education releases data on public schools in the state. Each Thursday, we will look at the 2012/13 numbers for each of Glastonbury's nine schools from students eligible for free lunches to the number of students per...
  • Asbestos scare: Huntington Beach elementary school closed indefinitely

    Asbestos scare: Huntington Beach elementary school closed indefinitely
    An asbestos scare has forced the indefinite closure of a Huntington Beach grade school and an examination of every campus in the district, leaving parents frustrated and some unsure where their children will go to school. School officials estimated that...
  • Exclusive first look: ‘Sonic Boom’ comic takes a humorous spin

     
    Sonic the Hedgehog is speeding back into pop culture with an upcoming film, a TV series and now a new […]...
  • Widespread asbestos closes H.B.'s Lake View Elementary School indefinitely

    Widespread asbestos closes H.B.'s Lake View Elementary School indefinitely
    Lake View Elementary School in Huntington Beach will be closed indefinitely until asbestos can be completely removed from the campus, officials say. Lake View is one of three schools the Ocean View School District had decided Tuesday to close only...
  • Orange moms petition for recess in elementary and middle school

    Orange moms petition for recess in elementary and middle school
    Two Orange County moms have started a petition to require recess daily in the district's public elementary and middle schools. The petition drive, which has drawn nearly 300 signatures in less than two days, asks for the district to require recess...
  • Severna Park school showcases environmental efforts

    Severna Park school showcases environmental efforts
    State and federal officials visited Folger McKinsey Elementary School in Severna Park this week to review the school's efforts to teach students about the environment — and reduce its own environmental impact. Folger McKinsey was recognized as a...
  • Seminole moms opposed to testing gather testimony

    Seminole moms opposed to testing gather testimony
    Three Seminole County moms fed up with testing in public schools decided last month to seek testimony from teachers, and other parents, who felt the same way. Their plan was to gather about a dozen stories to share with state lawmakers. So they set up...