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  • Area High School Football Week 6 Games To Watch

    Area High School Football Week 6 Games To Watch
    FRIDAY Hall (4-0) at Southington (4-0), 7 p.m. Why it's big: Key CCC Division I West matchup. Overview: Pivotal game in Class LL playoff race. Southington is No. 2 in the point rankings. Hall is No. 4. About Hall: The Warriors beat East Hartford 49-41...
  • Local school leaders ask state to delay high-stakes graduation tests

    Local school leaders ask state to delay high-stakes graduation tests
    Local education leaders are pressing the state to delay using tougher, new exams as graduation requirements in Maryland public schools, saying the state can't predict how well students will do on the tests. "Teachers and students will never have seen...
  • MHS students gain experience by running their own café

    MHS students open their own café.  Student enrolled in the culinary program at the school opened their own café in the school in early October.  Students prepare the food themselves and learn hands on business experience. Students at Manchester High...
  • Student invention earns accolades, funds

    A group of high school students were awarded nearly $10,000 to develop a water purification project they invented for the national Lemelson-MIT competition. The team, primarily teens from Laguna High, was one of 15 to earn grant money during the...
  • Glendale educators grow technology courses

    The Glendale Unified school board recently voted to adopt two new courses for middle and high school students centered around technology — another step toward the district’s expanding focus on career-technical education. A new “...
  • Lucille M. "Doonie" Brooks, music teacher

    Lucille M. "Doonie" Brooks, music teacher
    Lucille M. "Doonie" Brooks, a former longtime city public schools music teacher and a renowned church organist and choir director, died Oct. 9 at her daughter's Catonsville home of congestive heart failure. She was 102. "I call her the Music Matriarch...
  • In ISAT's last year, math scores up, reading down

    In ISAT's last year, math scores up, reading down
    Students who took Illinois state exams last spring showed improvement in math in almost every grade, while passing rates for reading mostly dropped, though not dramatically, according to results obtained by the Tribune. The 2014 state exams for grade...
  • Parents of kids killed in crashes warn teen drivers

    Parents of kids killed in crashes warn teen drivers
    When two Florida Highway Patrol troopers showed up at Lori Smith's door in July with her son's wallet in hand, she thought he was playing video games in his bedroom. Instead, they were there to inform her that Tyler Smith, 21, had died after he lost...
  • Emmaus teacher Didra receives technology award

    Emmaus teacher Didra receives technology award
    Emmaus High School teacher Scott Didra has been selected as the Pennsylvania Technology and Engineering High School Teacher of the Year. Scott will be recognized at both the state level (in Camp Hill) and at the national level (in Milwaukee, Wisconsin),...
  • L.A. Unified seeks to reassure Jefferson High parents

    L.A. Unified seeks to reassure Jefferson High parents
    Los Angeles school officials tried to reassure concerned parents Monday that they have resolved most scheduling problems at Jefferson High School and also will make up for class time students have lost. Fewer than three dozen students have ongoing...
  • College representatives will visit Laguna Beach High

    Laguna Beach High School's annual College Roundup, which allows students and their families to explore postsecondary educational options before visiting college campuses, will take place Oct. 23 in the gym, according to a news release. Attending will be...