Articles tagged with: students

09 March 2015

White City middle school evacuated after apparent inactive grenade found in locker

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- There was a scare Monday morning around 11:30 at White Mountain Middle School in White City when an inactive grenade was found inside a locker.     Investigators say they have ...

08 January 2015

Oregon education ranks in the bottom 10 of the nation

Posted in Local

Ore. -- Oregon public education ranks in the bottom 10 of the nation according to a new Education Week report. The report says Oregon spends very little on education given the state's tax base. It ...

10 September 2014

Phoenix High School students return to school

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. --- There was a visible presence by police around campus at Phoenix high school.This as students return following what police say was an unknown male caller who threatened a school sho ...

04 September 2014

Private schools begin drug testing

Posted in U.S. & World News

Cleveland, Ohio --- (WKYC)  For some, drug testing kids is a controversial issue, but several Cleveland, Ohio area schools have adopted the practice.St. Edward's, St. Ignatius and Gilmour Academy w ...

06 June 2014

One dead in Seattle Pacific University campus shooting

Posted in U.S. & World News

Seattle, Wash. --- (NBC News)  Gunshots rang out at Seattle Pacific University Thursday.When it was over one person was dead and three others wounded.It began when a man armed with a shotgun walked ...

06 June 2014

Teacher tapes students mouths shut during quiet game

Posted in U.S. & World News

New Jersey -- (NBC News) A substitute teacher in New Jersey won't be allowed to fill in again at an elementary school after she allegedly taped shut the mouths of several students last week, offici ...

30 May 2014

Whooping cough at Scenic Middle School

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- Two students are cleared to return to class after a whooping cough scare. Scenic Middle School alerted parents earlier this week that two seventh-graders had contracted Pertu ...

05 May 2014

High school bans app

Posted in U.S. & World News

Katy, Texas --- (KPRC News) The principal at Seven Lakes High School in Katy, Texas is trying to get students to stop using the app Gaggle. He has blocked the app from the buildings' Wi-Fi and is pu ...

10 April 2014

Fiery crash leaves 10 dead in Northern California

Posted in Regional

Update (4/11 9:45 am): (NBC News) At least ten people are now dead following a fiery bus crash on California's Interstate 5 near Orland.  A FedEx truck had crossed the divider on Interstate 5 in O ...

02 April 2014

Students sacrifice vacation time for school

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- It's the second week of spring break in the Medford School District, but it sure doesn't feel that way for many students who are back in the classroom this week. Hundreds of kids at ...