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  • Glendale PTA: 'High School 101' slated for Jan. 12 at Glendale High

    Students in the Glendale Unified School District are on winter break through Jan. 6, with classes resuming on Jan. 7. Though the focus may be on holiday fun, it’s not too early for local seventh- and eighth-grade students to plan to attend “...
  • UC's enrollment guarantee gives students an education to fall back on

    UC's enrollment guarantee gives students an education to fall back on
    Aimee Ruiz was panicked. The four UC campuses she applied to had rejected her. Two private colleges had accepted her but not offered enough financial aid. She considered taking a year off school to work and save money. Then UC Merced emailed to see if...
  • 2015 preview: Oak Park and La Grange

    2015 preview: Oak Park and La Grange
    The coming year could produce a sales tax increase in La Grange, a decision on a new pool for Oak Park and River Forest High School and permission for bars to open in Oak Park. Also ahead in 2015, ground is expected to be broken for a new development on...
  • School choice needs timely school grades

    School choice needs timely school grades
    Parents and students at Dillard High School in Fort Lauderdale and Hallandale High School started the school year in August happy to be enrolled in A-rated schools. But now they find out, because of just-released state grades, that they actually are...
  • Innovate to balance school capacity

    As a principal for many years, often I had the challenge of coming up with ways to make room for students. Most schools operate near capacity and as numbers ebb and flow principals find themselves constantly looking for space. School capacity is much...
  • Four-year plan calls for major upgrades for schools

    Four-year plan calls for major upgrades for schools
    Dulaney High School is one of the top high schools in the state in terms of academics, but its decades-old water pipes aren't performing as well. Three times in the past year pipes have burst. In one instance, water filled the orchestra pit in the...
  • College Financial Aid Session For Manchester Students

    College Financial Aid Session For Manchester Students
    MANCHESTER — A local foundation is to hold a financial aid night for high school juniors and seniors on Jan. 6. The guest speaker for the event at East Catholic High School will be Carolyn Karno, owner of a consulting company that provides college...
  • UConn Women Land Andra Espinoza-Hunter For Class Of 2017

    GREENVILLE, N.C. — Barely a month after the transfer of freshman guard Sadie Edwards, UConn started the process of replenishing its backcourt. Andra Espinoza-Hunter, a 5-10 high school sophomore from Blair Academy in New Jersey, announced her...
  • Keep Mentors To Keep Hartford Students In School

    Keep Mentors To Keep Hartford Students In School
    Keeping children in school and lowering dropout rates is a problem in many towns and cities across the country. According to the National Center for Educational Statistics, the national dropout rate for high school students is 6.6 percent. In Hartford the...
  • Hartford's Bulkeley High School To Establish Athletic Hall of Fame

    Hartford's Bulkeley High School To Establish Athletic Hall of Fame
    HARTFORD — The Bulldogs of Bulkeley High School will soon get their own athletic Hall of Fame, boosters said this week. Student-athletes, championship teams, coaches and administrators from nearly 90 years of Bulkeley sports history will be...
  • WHS Band members celebrate successful season

    WHS Band members celebrate successful season
    Wellington High School's Mighty Wolverine Sound Marching Band earned the school's 21st overall Superior rating at the Florida Bandmasters Association District Marching Assessment, which took place at Palm Beach Central High School this fall. The band...