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  • Hancock High may get selective enrollment status

    A high school near Midway Airport will likely become the city's 11th selective enrollment high school next year and the first on the Southwest Side, Chicago Public Schools officials said Wednesday. Officials said the decision to transform John Hancock...
  • Elmhurst, Lombard, Oakbrook Terrace schools honored

    Elmhurst, Lombard, Oakbrook Terrace schools honored
    Surprises greeted students this week at several area schools that each received a prestigious national award. Students at Oak Elementary School in Hinsdale were probably wondering why Hootie the Owl, the school mascot, made an unannounced visit Tuesday....
  • Is that yogurt parfait on students' plates? Eating healthy is schools' goal

     Is that yogurt parfait on students' plates? Eating healthy is schools' goal
    During a typical lunch break at Newport Harbor High School, cups filled with celery, broccoli, jicama and red peppers sit in the cafeteria beside plastic containers packed with fresh fruit and yogurt. Teenagers file through the lunch line, piling...
  • Cow and calf visit Horace Mann Elementary

    Cow and calf visit Horace Mann Elementary
    The Dairy Council of California brought its mobile classroom to Horace Mann Elementary School on Wednesday with a 1,500-pound cow named Buttercup and a 100-pound bull calf named Chip. Chip, who appeared as a surprise guest for many of the third-,...
  • Lehigh Valley trick-or-treat times, Halloween parades and events

    Lehigh Valley trick-or-treat times, Halloween parades and events
    A long month of Halloween fun awaits. Like to be scared silly? Got you covered. Enjoy getting just a little spooked? Check that. Looking for fall fun for the whole family? There are plenty of hay mazes, fall festivals, special events, parades, trick-or-...
  • Leonard Pitts Jr.: Colo. school not alone in 'happy history' aims

    This is a tale of two countries. The first country was built on a radical new promise of human equality and a guarantee of the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. That country made it possible for even those born in the humblest and...
  • Student 'intimidated' into standing for Pledge of Allegiance gets apology

    Student 'intimidated' into standing for Pledge of Allegiance gets apology
    Compelling an atheist high school student to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance against his will was a mistake rooted in ignorance of his 1st Amendment protections, a misperception that apparently existed throughout the Oak Park Unified School District,...
  • Lake Howell to play autistic football player

    Lake Howell to play autistic football player
    WINTER PARK — Thursday night's high-school football game between Lake Howell and Clermont East Ridge may not qualify as the game of the week, but it is the game of a lifetime for Christopher Joey Williams. In a matchup of winless teams, the...
  • Broward high school results and schedules

    Girls volleyball POMPANO BEACH D. A. MCCARTHY 25-18, 25-22, 25-16 PB (13-4): Alsten 14 blocks 12 kills; AM (7-5). COOPER CITY D. PIPER 25-12, 23-25, 25-19, 25-19 CC (10-7): C. Smitherman 10 kills, 9 assists, 4 digs, 3 blocks; P (2-11). CORAL...
  • Palm Beach high school results and schedules

    Girls volleyball ROYAL PALM BEACH D. WEST BOCA 25-11, 25-23, 19-25, 25-22 RPB (8-4): Dorish 10 kills, 15 digs, 15 points; WB (6-4): Davis 13 kills, 8 digs. BOCA RATON D. JOHN I. LEONARD 25-13, 25-21, 25-14 BR (10-4): Earnhart 11 kills; JIL (8-12):...
  • Andrew senior appreciates life more after stroke

    Andrew senior appreciates life more after stroke
    It isn't every day that a high school science class ends in hugs and inspiration. But on Friday Sept. 26, Andrew senior Rachel Castro stood before her peers in Julie Johnson's classroom and spoke about the stroke she suffered four months ago. By the...