| Sep 4, 2008
| 11:48 AM
| May 7, 2008
When it comes to the management of the Los Angeles Unified School District, there is such a rich buffet of material lately, I hardly know where to begin.
My original intent today -- before the revelation that district officials allowed a vice principal...
| Nov 30, 2009
| 4:33 PM
Three boys have been arrested in connection with the so-called "ginger attacks," instigated by a Facebook message, in which at least seven red-haired children were beaten up at a Calabasas middle school, a sheriff's spokesman said this morning. Two 12-...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Florida plans to release A-to-F grades for its public high schools on Wednesday morning, the Florida Department of Education said. Grades for the state's elementary and middle schools were released over the summer but high school grade calculations use...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Students and staff at John F. Kennedy Middle School in Enfield are pitching in to help military members and veterans during the holiday season.
For the past month, members of the school's community services club have been baking cookies after school,...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:15 PM
A social life or reading skills?
Ask parents and their middle-schoolers which is more important and you're likely to get two different answers. At the Middle School Book Club, kids can develop both.
Just ask teacher Dara Kaasa, who leads one of the...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:06 PM
We predict that holiday fun and reindeer games will blanket the region in weeks ahead. So, here's a road map to help you navigate through the blizzard of mirth and the avalanche of good cheer.
May your bells forever jingle and your sleigh never get...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Talk to faculty and staff about McDonogh School, and sooner or later you’ll hear one word: joy.
“When we say in our mission we are a place of joy, we mean it,” said Merritt Livermore, associate dean of the middle school. “I feel...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Animals in Distress, a no-kill shelter for abandoned and abused animals, is in need of donations and Catasauqua Middle School is collecting donation items from residents.
The shelter is in need of dog and cat food and treats, dog and cat toys, shampoos,...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 7:00 PM
NEW BRITAIN — The school administration is researching at least two possible changes to its operations next year: Closing the smallest of the three middle schools and hiring substitute teachers directly instead of through an agency.
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The phrase of the day was "invasive plants," defined as species that take over an area outside their natural environments at the expense of native plants.
Students from three Howard County middle schools have already learned enough about invasive...