Articles tagged with: school

25 August 2014

Sleepy students: delaying school

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) Your teenager wants to sleep later and now his doctor agrees. Middle and high school students shouldn't have to start school until 8:30 in the morning or later, the American Academy of Pe ...

28 May 2014

JaCo School District 9 approves proposal for new charter school

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Eagle Point, Ore.--   Jackson County School District 9 parent, Robert Miller voiced his support for a new charter school in Eagle Point Wednesday night. "I'm excited about the aspect of a charter s ...

13 May 2014

Bad grades lead to beating

Posted in U.S. & World News

(WMC) Police say a young boy was beaten for his bad grades by his own mother. The six-year-old ended up at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital after Memphis, Tennessee police say his mother, Latasha Gree ...

10 April 2014

Stabbing victim recounts horror

Posted in U.S. & World News

Murrysville, Pa. -- (NBC News)  Three of the 21 people stabbed Wednesday in a brutal rampage inside Pennsylvania's Franklin Regional High School remain in intensive care. All are expected to surviv ...

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 ...

11 March 2014

Extreme bullying leads to charges

Posted in U.S. & World News

Parma, Ohio. -- (WKYC) A substitute teacher and several students are facing criminal charges after a violent bullying incident. Police in Parma, Ohio say the incident occurred on February 28 about 9 ...

03 March 2014

Teacher put on administrative leave wants to know why

Posted in Local

Montague, Cali. -- A teacher at a Northern California school put on paid administrative leave last week wants to know why. Dawn Applegate is a teacher at Delphic Elementary School in Montague. She ...

03 March 2014

Bad medicine

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

Boone County, Ky. -- A Kentucky third-grader is recovering after getting medicine at school that was supposed to go to a classmate. 9-year-old Dylan Davis, a student at Collins Elementary in Florenc ...

28 February 2014

Police probe student abuse

Posted in U.S. & World News

(KING)  A Marysville, Washington teacher and para-educator have been pulled from the classroom as police look into allegations that they abused a special needs student. It's the second such case in ...

27 February 2014

Bill to study free community college moves to Governor's desk

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- A bill that could eventually lead to free tuition at Oregon's community colleges is on it's way to Governor Kitzhaber's desk. Senate bill 1524 would allow the Oregon Higher Educatio ...