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  • Fewer Florida high schools earn A's

    Fewer Florida high schools earn A's
    Fewer Florida high schools earned A's this year than last, but the state's high school graduation rate hit an 11-year high in 2014, education officials said in a joint report released Thursday. With a tougher grading plan in place, the percentage of...
  • To give their children a better education, parents launch new school

    To give their children a better education, parents launch new school
    Maria Melendrez's daughter thrived for three years at the Julian Nava Learning Academy, a sparkling middle-school campus in South L.A. where she was pushed to excel. But Melendrez feared what would come next for her daughter. She could send her to...
  • New Britain Schools To Appoint Two High School Administrators

    New Britain Schools To Appoint Two High School Administrators
    NEW BRITAIN - The school board holds its last regularly scheduled meeting of the year on Dec. 15. The board will discuss appointing administrators as pupil services supervisor and acting associate principal at New Britain High School. Also on the agenda...
  • City of Minneola fights to keep students at high school

    City of Minneola fights to keep students at high school
    Of all those complaining about rezoning high school students in south Lake County, the city of Minneola has emerged as one of the most vocal opponents of changing the boundaries — but only on behalf of its own students. The city has passed...
  • Young entrepreneur reaches out to students

    Young entrepreneur reaches out to students
    Jessica White, 24, is a high school teacher, a young entrepreneur and a woman on a mission to empower the young girls she comes into contact with in her community and in the classes she teaches at Boynton Beach Community High School. A 2014 graduate...
  • Avon High School Teachers Honored For Work With Students

    Avon High School Teachers Honored For Work With Students
    AVON — Two teachers at Avon High School have been recognized for their work building a positive attitude among students there. That happened when the board of education met on Dec. 16. Each month the board gives what it calls Avon Achievers awards...
  • Lyons Twp. High School adds study hall for all

    Lyons Twp. High School adds study hall for all
    Minutes were shaved, added and tweaked to deliver a new school day schedule at Lyons Township High School, carving out a 25-minute study hall for all students. The School Board accepted a report Dec. 15 of a new bell schedule stretching the school day...
  • Campaign finance debated as Hinsdale District 86 school election begins

    Campaign finance debated as Hinsdale District 86 school election begins
    There are still a few days left for candidates to file petitions, and the election is not until April, but at least one local political action group is already poised to try to influence the race for Hinsdale Township High School board. The candidates,...
  • Flu bug leads to high absentee rate in Oak Park elementary schools

    Flu bug leads to high absentee rate in Oak Park elementary schools
    Nearly 600 students and staff in Oak Park Elementary District 97 schools were absent on Monday due to illness, with most suffering from flu-like symptoms, district officials said. A total of 563 students — or 9.5 percent of those currently...
  • Five boys basketball teams top first high school state poll

    Five boys basketball teams top first high school state poll
    The first boys state high school basketball poll was released Tuesday by sourcehoops.com and wouldn't you know it, Broward and Palm Beach County teams have a firm grip among seven classifications. McArthur (8A), Blanche Ely (7A), Cardinal Gibbons (5A),...
  • Lori Borgman: Seeing shepherds in a different light

    One of my favorite hidden-camera gags is of high school students called to the counselor's office to learn the results of their career aptitude tests. The first student entered the office and took a seat. The counselor said the results were clear-cut...