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  • High School Graduation Rates Up, Particularly For Hispanic and Black Students

    High School Graduation Rates Up, Particularly For Hispanic and Black Students
    High School graduation rates continue to climb in Connecticut last year, with particular gains made in graduation rates for black and Hispanic students. "Our students of color are outpacing the state gains," said Kelly Donnelly, spokeswoman for the...
  • Daily High recognized by state as model school

    Daily High recognized by state as model school
    Daily High School is one of 480 continuation high schools in California, and, on Wednesday, it was recognized by state education officials as being a model school, becoming one of just 29 campuses statewide to earn that distinction. The students who walk...
  • Students star in their own television show

    Students star in their own television show
    EUSTIS — Lauren Levingston sits in a dark classroom during lunch hour. The Eustis High School senior is focused, staring at the Apple computer screen in front of her as she edits a workout video so the images change to the beat of the song. A...
  • High schools keep Indian names, remove reference to Indians

    The West Hartford School Board has voted to eliminate reference to Indians at the two high schools, but will allow the schools to continue using the team names Chieftan and Warrior. A compromise allows the team names to remain without any reference to...
  • Advertising campaign is music to high school students' ears

    High school arts students employed creativity, foam board and lots of spray paint to create model guitars that are being used in a local advertising campaign. The guitars, made by 13 students of Greensburg Community High School, are providing some...
  • East Aurora High School principal will resign in June

    East Aurora High School principal will resign in June
    The principal of East Aurora High School will resign at the end of the school year after two years on the job. The East Aurora School Board unanimously approved Spencer Byrd's resignation on Monday night as part of the routine personnel report. The...
  • District 113 may split interim superintendent duties

    District 113 may split interim superintendent duties
    Township High School District 113 plans to use interim leadership for the 2015-16 year rather than conduct a rushed search to find a permanent replacement for Superintendent George Fornero. School board members officially cut ties with their initial...
  • Chinese classes to be phased out at Lyons Township

    Chinese classes to be phased out at Lyons Township
    Declining enrollment has led to the phasing out of Mandarin taught at Lyons Township High School. Current students can continue to take courses through Chinese IV, but the program no longer will be offered to incoming freshmen. "A lot of thought has...
  • Teacher suspended over Taliban comments to student

    A South Florida high school teacher is being suspended without pay for a week for calling a Muslim student a "raghead Taliban." The Broward School Board approved the suspension Tuesday against Cypress Bay High School teacher Maria Valdes. She must also...
  • District 203 OKs science curriculum, air conditioners

    District 203 OKs science curriculum, air conditioners
    New curriculum puts chemistry first The School Board on Monday signed off on a new science curriculum that sets chemistry as the foundation for all science at the high school level. The board approved the science curriculum for grades 6-12 that will...
  • Macias takes helm of Luther Burbank Middle School

    Macias takes helm of Luther Burbank Middle School
    Monday may have just been another school day for 1,100 students at Luther Burbank Middle School, but for Oscar Macias, it was his first full day taking the helm of the campus as principal. His new role, announced earlier this month by school officials,...