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  • Schools on military bases struggle with maintenance

    Schools on military bases struggle with maintenance
    Water leaks stain the ceiling of Irving L. Branch Elementary School. Electrical wiring is exposed, and students are careful to avoid cracks in the playground's asphalt. "We need new stuff," sixth-grader Damian Rattler said recently while sitting in a...
  • Students take virtual field trip to colonial times

    Students take virtual field trip to colonial times
    There were no big yellow school buses, permission slips or paper bag lunches for this school field trip. In fact, students never even left their desks. At Pembroke Lakes Elementary on Thursday, a fifth-grade class went on an electronic field trip, using...
  • Newport News school libraries explore new ways of 'helping kids learn how to learn'

    Newport News school libraries explore new ways of 'helping kids learn how to learn'
    NEWPORT NEWS — School librarians in Newport News are exploring new ways of helping students dig deeper and question further. Traditional research from books to write papers no longer works as well in a world that makes so much information...
  • New book details UNC academic, athletic scandals

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. A new book offers a stinging critique of UNC-Chapel Hill's handling of the academic and athletic wrongdoing that kept student athletes eligible to compete and persisted for nearly two decades. The book, titled "Cheated," is co-...
  • Private School Listings

    TRI-COUNTY Paladin Academy Paladin Academy is a K-12 private school for talented students with mild learning challenges. The program is accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools (SACS CASI), an accrediting division of AdvancED. ...
  • Imaginations put to the test in competition at Thurston school

    Imaginations put to the test in competition at Thurston school
    Elementary and middle school students from across Orange and San Diego counties — including Laguna Beach — got a mental workout during a competition Saturday on the Thurston Middle School campus. The teams, moving from classroom to...
  • Los Angeles, other school districts serve students dinner as busy, needy families show demand

    Many of the students at Kingsley Elementary School in a low-income neighborhood of Los Angeles eat breakfast and lunch provided by the school. For the nearly 100 enrolled in the after-school program, another meal is served: supper. The nation's second...
  • Multimillion-dollar martial arts center to open in York

    Multimillion-dollar martial arts center to open in York
    A martial arts, yoga and wellness center with two locations in James City County is planning to consolidate its operations at a new multimillion-dollar facility in York County. Baeplex Family Martial Arts has been in business since 1979 and expects to...
  • Official handling Ocean View schools' asbestos cleanup put on leave

    Official handling Ocean View schools' asbestos cleanup put on leave
    The Ocean View School District, reeling after three schools were temporarily closed over asbestos concerns, took steps Tuesday night to avert possible insolvency, even as trustees faced a storm of criticism for placing the administrator handling the...
  • Newport-Mesa district gets into the details of Signature Academies

    With the new Signature Academies set to roll out to ninth-grade students this fall, the Newport-Mesa Unified School District board Tuesday reviewed a typical class schedule and discussed ways to attract students to the new initiative. The district also...
  • Parents call for more recess for school kids

    Parents call for more recess for school kids
    Recess, back when I was a kid, was a regular, daily part of the school day, just like lunch, a time for swinging on monkey bars or playing kickball. Today, in many Florida schools, its a short and occasional thing, scheduled a few times a week for 10 or...