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Healing Justice SB co-founder Krystle Farmer Sieghart’s first-grade son was nicknamed the ‘N-word’ at school, and now she’s calling on the Goleta Union School District to take action to stop the acts.” of anti-darkness”. Sieghart told Noozhawk that his son was called a racial slur and then choked, right after the bell rang to end …

Alex Nguyen, City Manager of Oxnard (Photo courtesy of the City of Oxnard) Oxnard – In his Nov. 15 report to city council, City Manager Alex Nguyen said the city reconsidered its decision due to local drought conditions. Public Works Director Michael Wolfe said the city reconsiders its emergency every 60 days due to the …

CASTROVILLE — One night in mid-September, 50 people gathered in folding chairs in a gymnasium to view an impromptu PowerPoint presentation — audit reports for the Medina Valley Independent School District from years ago . The meeting at the St. Louis Braden Keller Community Center drew longtime Castroville residents who wanted to make sure their …

CHESTER, NJ — Candidates are selected for the Chester K-8 Board of Education race in the Nov. 8 ballot. In anticipation, Patch sent questionnaires to each of the candidates vying for vacant school board seats, asking them to share facts about themselves and why voters should choose them to represent the local school district. Responses …

PASADENA, Calif.—Each year on Veterans Day, Pasadena stops to honor and remember veterans. The Pasadena Veterans Day Committee, in conjunction with Vietnam Veterans of America Ch. 446 and American Legion Pasadena Post #13, invites the community to attend this year’s commemoration on Friday, November 11 at 10:30 a.m. at the hotel. of Pasadena City Hall, …

By Emily Fitzgerald / [email protected] The Centralia School Board voted unanimously Wednesday night to appoint Maritza Bravo to a vacant seat on the board. She will serve the remaining year of Station 2 Director Beverly Clark’s term. Clark resigned from the board on November 10, 2021 and was replaced by person named Wilfredo Henriquez Martinez …

Proposed ESCO Energy Savings Improvements for: Sparta Township Public Schools Notice is hereby given that sealed bids are sought and requested by Honeywell Building Solutions (hereafter referred to as “ESCO”), for two energy saving retrofit contracts for Sparta Township Public Schools in the County of Sussex, NJ. Bidders should be advised that the scope of …

On Thursday, October 6, Mayor Lester Miller, Deputy County Executive Julie Moore, and other county leaders traveled to Cambridge, Mass., for the Infrastructure Innovation Summit at the Harvard Kennedy School. The trip was funded by our great partner, The Knight Foundation. Mayor Miller was invited to speak at a panel titled “American Rescue Plan Success …

Hal Harrell, the superintendent of the Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District, was greeted by a crowd of supporters outside the board meeting held to discuss his retirement Monday night. They clapped, clapped and chanted his last name as he passed. Inside the council chambers, family members of the 19 children and two teachers killed at …

BOHEMIA, NY – LGBTQ rights advocates and a teacher are suing the Connetquot Central School District after a teacher was ordered to remove Pride flags from his classroom. The action comes weeks after the district came under fire for banning a book about LGBTQ issues. Reza Kolahifar, the district’s assistant superintendent for administration and personnel, …

October 3, 2022 | Austin, TX | Press release Governor Greg Abbott today announced John P. Scott as the new Chief of School Safety and Security at the Texas Education Agency (TEA), effective today, Monday, October 3. Following the tragedy at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Governor Abbott directed TEA to create the position of …

-Photo courtesy of Amanda Peart Parents and families await the release of Fort Dodge Middle School students following a building lockdown Wednesday afternoon. A 13-year-old boy was arrested and charged with uttering a threat of terrorism and first-degree harassment in connection with a threat and lockdown at Fort Dodge Middle School on Wednesday afternoon. According …

New entry A new stake was created from the Syracuse Utah West Stake. The Syracuse Utah Fremont Park Stake, which includes the Eagle Estates, Fremont, Glen Eagle 1st, Lakeshore, Miller Springs, Trailside, and Turnberry neighborhoods, was established by Elder Jack N. Gerard, General Authority Seventy, and Jeffrey H. Singer, an Area Seventy. SYRACUSE UTAH FREMONT …

The NEXUS pipeline was completed in 2018 in parts of northeast Ohio amid much controversy and environmental concerns. One of the main selling points was that it would generate millions of dollars in tax revenue for public entities close to its path – primarily school districts. But after years of calls and negotiations between NEXUS …

Attempts to ban books from school libraries in America are set to increase again this school year, after hitting historic highs last year, according to a pair of national reports. The studies, released over the weekend by the American Library Association (known as ALA) and PEN America, a nonprofit dedicated to free speech, both suggest …

BERKELEY COUNTY, South Carolina (WCSC) — After the arrest of two minors near Philip Simmons High School on Friday afternoon, high school students and their parents feel the school handled the situation well. The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office responded to the high school late in the school day about a possible weapon on campus. This …

Devin Rambie of LegacyTexas Title, Dr. Stephanie Elizalde, Michael Hinojosa. Photo by Carol Toller. Former Dallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa and current Superintendent Stephanie Elizalde spoke to state realtors about the school district and the options it offers Dallas residents. The presentation was given at a back-to-school breakfast at Lakewood Country Club, sponsored by LegacyTexas …

Jasmine Albury does not like to linger on the streets of Philadelphia. She and her five children are an “in-and-out family,” she says – they only leave the house for the things they need. “We never play in parks,” said Albury, who lives in North Philadelphia. “There are shootings everywhere. When three people were shot …

Erie High student accused of possessing fentanyl at school has been charged with drug offense and reckless endangerment The case is in juvenile court because the defendant is under 18 The admission of the student to the charges in court sets the stage for a disposition hearing, similar to a sentencing in adult court A …

Snipes Elementary was one of 13 underperforming schools in the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction has compiled annual school data. (Port City Daily/File) NEW HANOVER COUNTY — While state accountability scores released last week show New Hanover County schools are making improvements in some areas — though they are yet to return to performance …

New Jersey public school students will see new lessons and approaches in seven subject areas this year, designed by state-appointed education experts to prepare students to thrive and adapt to life in “a globally interconnected”. Public and charter schools will begin implementing the standards enacted by the state Department of Education and adopted by the …

The mother of a college student who died of an asthma attack sued the Yucaipa-Calimesa School District, alleging the district failed to follow its own policies and protocols, resulting in her daughter’s death. Adilene Carrasco was a 13-year-old student at Mesa View Middle School in Calimesa. She had a history of asthma attacks, which was …

MANATEE COUNTY, FL – Manatee County voters will decide the winner of the Manatee County School Board District 2 seat in the Aug. 23 primary election. The following three candidates are in the running for the position: Susan Agruso Harold E. Byrd Jr. Cindy Spray Patch asked all candidates to fill out a questionnaire about …

As Superintendent of Schools, I would like to provide some context to address recent concerns about the draft Transgender Policy that has been introduced and designed to guide staff, students and families. One question we’ve heard is “Why do schools need this policy, and why now?” Let me start by reminding everyone that we do …

GREEN BAY, Wis. (NBC 26) — School districts statewide and nationwide are facing tight budgets. But the Green Bay area public school district‘s projected deficit stands out — at about $36 million. The question Green Bay school district leaders say they are asking: How do they deal with a $36 million deficit over the next …

FAIRFIELD — The executive director of the L-Measure Oversight Committee told the Fairfield-Suisun School Board this week that the bond proceeds were only used for the purposes of the ballot measure. Paul Speed, executive director of facilities and operations for the Measure J Citizens’ Oversight Committee, presented the committee’s 2021 report at a speedy board …

As the new school year kicks off, the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office and the Osceola County School District are working together to keep students, teachers, and administrative staff safe in schools. The new security measure will include SRO body cameras, real-time school cameras and anti-bullying measures. During a press conference at the Osceola County Sheriff’s …

Early in the morning of April 26, Alex Kulczycki lined up at the Walter Ambrose Family Center to secure spots for his fourth grade twins in the Webster Groves School District‘s Adventure Club before and after school care program. The office opened at 7:30 a.m. Kulczycki’s application was time stamped at 7:36 a.m. His children …

A new dress code is forcing students and parents to accuse officials of a Mississippi school district of targeting women with “incredibly strict and unfair” rules. Students and parents at Oxford High School started a petition and went public with their grievances against the school’s dress code. Oxford schools let in for the 2022-23 year …

CHAMPAIGN — Eleven days into his tenure as principal of Centennial High School, Scott Savage sat at the head of a conference table at the school with his fellow administrators and asked each of them to provide a reason to celebrate. “I had a chance to watch a short clip from the Golden State Warriors,” …

The Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office plans to notify the owner of a Rankin housing complex that he considers the complex to be “nuisance property” after a search warrant revealed thousands of bags of suspected heroin, the office announced Thursday. The warrant, served early Thursday in Palisades Plaza, was the culmination of a months-long investigation, …

TEMPE, AZ — The Kyrene School District has announced that it will use new state funding to give all employees a pay raise this school year. Thursday marks the start of the school year for the Tempe District and the start of Kinora Hernandez’s 32nd year of teaching. “To be very honest, it’s been a …

The district’s discipline matrix, which he created in 2020 to offer punishment guidance to schools, makes no mention of self-defense. Richmond thinks it should, to encourage educators to consider the context surrounding abuse cases. “If it’s not on paper, and we don’t have a clear and definitive definition of what these things are and the …

Graphic by Fred Reed. OSWEGO COUNTY – According to the Oswego County Health Department, there have been a total of 174 additional cases of COVID-19 (data from July 11 to July 17) in the past week, and one more death has been reported. “Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family and friends of this …

Motorcycle show today in Chino A motorcycle show will be held at 2 p.m. today (July 16) at the American Legion Chino Post 299, 13759 Central Ave. The show is hosted by the American Legion Riders and will feature a band, cone hole tournament, dunk tank and vendors. Summer concert at Shoppes tonight Two more …

Following the May shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, local school districts are reviewing and improving security measures on their campuses. In San Mateo County, districts had previously adopted emergency response frameworks provided by the County Office of Education. However, school-specific physical modifications and additional security policies may be more difficult to implement. …

Austin De Dios / Oregonlive.com (TNS) The way Cherylene Stritenberg says she sees it, the problem comes down to cost. A board member of the Eagle Point School District near Medford, Stritenberg is also a mom. She wants more money for school supplies and books, she said. And she fears that a state law that …

Governor Kevin Stitt announced Thursday afternoon on Facebook and Twitter that he had requested a special audit of Tulsa Public Schools. Stitt said his request to the state auditor and Inspector Cindy Byrd was prompted by contact with two members of the local school board, but his request also sought to pursue two additional issues. …

picture by: Robert A. DeFrank Martins Ferry School Board member James Agnew, left, and Superintendent Jim Fogle hear about paving options for the campus trail on Wednesday. The council ultimately opted for the more expensive but more durable option. The Martins Ferry City School District School Board decided on Wednesday …

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The mother of a girl who was 11 when she was allegedly sexually assaulted by a teacher in 2019-20 has filed a lawsuit on her daughter’s behalf against the Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District. The lawsuit was filed Thursday in Los Angeles Superior Court against the district and teacher, Scott Waln, …

FBI agents from the Cyber ​​Task Force office in Oregon have helped investigators identify three suspected Russian government hackers accused of compromising the computer network of a company that operates a nuclear power plant in Kansas. Portland-based FBI agents had expertise in the type of malware used to infect the operator of the Wolf Creek …

New York Bus Sales today opened a 20,000 square foot, $4.5 million multipurpose facility in the city of Batavia. The facility will include office and training space as well as repair and storage areas. It is intended to help school districts and bus operators in Genesee County and the Western New York and Finger Lakes …

CRANE, Mo. (KY3) – The Crane School District will change its phone policy for students for the upcoming school year. The district will ban cell phones, smart watches, headphones, digital cameras and similar devices. In a letter to parents, principal Daniel Davis listed inappropriate videos, cheating, bullying and harassment on social media as reasons for …

The chief sculptor behind the Salish house post unveiled Tuesday morning at the Saanich School District office (SD63) in Central Saanich hopes it will bring joy to future visitors and remind the public of the historic First Nations presence. “It’s supposed to create good feelings and also raise awareness,” said Chazz Elliott of Tsartlip First …

A Palo Alto Unified School District physical education teacher was charged with sexually assaulting a female student more than 20 years ago, police said Wednesday afternoon. Peter Michael Colombo, 55, a physical education teacher at Greene Middle School, was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a student on campus in 2001. Courtesy of the Palo Alto …

When Marianne Jasen joined Sweet Home Central School Board 15 years ago, getting into a school was easy. “The parents wanted in, they were just going to school for some reason,” she said. “You signed up, but that was about it.” The school doors have been locked from the outside for years. Parents cannot show …

NOTICE OF HEARING ON CHANGE OF NAME (MINOR OF MAJOR OR EMANCIPATED) CASE NO. CV09-22-595 IN DISTRICT COURT OF THE 1ST JUDICIAL DISTRICT OF THE STATE OF IDAHO, IN AND FOR BONNER COUNTY IN THE SUBJECT: CHRISTOPHER PAUL-CAVANAUGH BAFUS A PETITION TO CHANGE THE NAME OF CHRISTOPHER PAUL-CAVANAUGH BAFUS, NOW RESIDING IN THE CITY OF …

“Anyone can file a complaint and we want to keep the campaign focus,” Kathrein said. Committee donors include Community Futures LLC; California Real Estate Political Action Committee; James Ratto, Chairman of The Ratto Group of Companies, Inc.; and the Sonoma Alliance for Wineries and Environmental Political Action Committee. Although also contested, the race for 4th …

LAND O’LAKES — One of Pasco County’s longest-serving officials has announced plans to make it a career after his current term ends. School Superintendent Kurt Browning, who won a third term in 2020, said Thursday he would not put his name on another ballot. He has held public office since 1980, when he first won …

A Florida high school student is facing disciplinary action after riding the school bus on May 27 wearing the “Ghostface” killer costume from “Scream,” according to the Martin County Sheriff’s Office. Martin County Sheriff’s Office Photo A Florida teenager is facing disciplinary action after boarding a school bus dressed as a serial killer from ‘Scream’ …

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, Calif. — The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday night that it is aware of and is investigating a school threat made via Snapchat that specifically mentions “RHS,” which are the initials of Righetti High School in Orcutt. In a video message posted to Twitter, the sheriff’s office said the public …

Homeowners in Texas will get property tax relief after voters overwhelmingly passed two proposed amendments in the May 7 special election. The proposals targeted two sectors — older and disabled Texans and homeowners at all levels. Proposition 1 passed by a wide margin with 86% voting in favor of reducing school district property taxes for …

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS/Gray News) – A South Carolina student who was allegedly killed by her father will receive a posthumous diploma from her high school. A seat will be reserved for Sha’Neal Brown, 18, and his name will be announced at the Eau Claire High School graduation ceremony. School officials said Sha’Neal Brown also received …

Masks will again be required for students and staff in two school districts in Montgomery County. Cheltenham School District and Lower Merion School District announced Thursday that indoor masking will be required again after the CDC moved Montgomery County to the “high” community level on its COVID data tracker. “When this happens, per the recommendation …

Listen to the article 5 minutes This audio is generated automatically. Please let us know if you have any comments. Diving brief: The U.S. Department of Education will consider requests from school districts for an 18-month extension of COVID-19 emergency fund spending under the U.S. bailout beyond the September 30 obligation deadline. 2024, according to …

Editor’s Note: This story first appeared in The District, an exclusive publication for Decaturish.com subscribers offering a behind-the-scenes look at our reporting on DeKalb County schools. To become a paid subscriber, visit supportmylocalnews.com DeKalb County, Georgia — Decaturish reports revealed that three members of the DeKalb school board have not filed their personal financial statements …

Montgomery County Public Schools Acting Superintendent Monifa McKnight announced several new administrative positions this week, her second major restructuring of the district’s central office in less than a year. The move was criticized by some community members who said the money needed to hire administrators would be better spent on teachers or other supports for …

Four candidates are vying for two contested seats on the District 13 school board. District 13 includes James A. Dever, Howell Road, Wheeler Avenue and Willow Road elementary schools. It is the largest of Valley Stream’s three elementary school districts, with nearly 2,000 students. William Freda and Vincent Caposio are vying for the seat of …

CASTRO VALLEY, Calif. — Each year, the Castro Valley Unified School District selects one teacher as the CVUSD Alameda County Teacher of the Year and two teachers as the Masonic Teacher of the Year. Nancy Galloway, physical education teacher at Jensen Ranch Elementary School, was selected as CVUSD Alameda County Teacher of the Year. Jessica …

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) – The Wichita County Assessment District Office is quite busy this time of year, and Chief Assessor Lisa Stephens-Musick says that with growing concerns about values recent properties, it is likely to stay that way. “I’ve worked for the Assessment District for 24 years and I’ve seen properties go up, down. Some …

Nicole Sheaff recalls that her third-grade student’s learning environment was not a “classroom” but a “closet”. Her daughter, who receives special education services in the Exeter School District, spent most of the third year separated from non-specialized pupils, learning in a separate room during library, art, music, physical education and recreation, Sheaff told lawmakers. this …

The Fountain Hills Unified School District Board of Trustees held a special meeting on Wednesday, April 6, when members voted unanimously to accept the resignation of Superintendent Kelly Glass. Glass was initially offered a one-year contract to serve as Superintendent of FHUSD on March 18, 2020. On January 14 this year, board members voted in …

(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, April 10, 17, 2022, 2t.) PILLAGER PUBLIC SCHOOL TRANSPORTATION SERVICES 2022-2026 QUOTE ANNOUNCEMENT Owner: Pillager Public Schools Independent School District No.116 323 East 2nd Street South Pillager, MN 56473 Contact: Missy Berry 218-746-2102 or [email protected] REQUEST FOR WRITTEN ESTIMATES FOR STUDENT TRANSPORTATION SERVICES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT No. 116 323 East …

A spokesperson for state Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister said Oklahoma public schools must allow students to use any bathroom they choose, based on the student’s self-declared gender identity. the student, and cannot restrict access to the washroom based on biological sex. Carrie Burkhart, executive director of communications for the Oklahoma State Department of …

FOLSOM, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PowerSchool (NYSE: PWSC), the leading provider of cloud-based software for K-12 education, today announced support to help fill substitute teacher positions across across the country by providing new updates and features to its Unified Talent solution and offering a volunteer replacement initiative to PowerSchool employees. This pervasive problem exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic …

With the start of early voting just days away, voters in Portage County will likely see two primary elections. And even that isn’t certain, county election officials say. Continued:With May 3 for legislative candidates, judges weigh options for new primary date, map Early voting is scheduled to begin Tuesday at the Portage County Board of …

At least two people were killed and two others injured when a severe storm destroyed homes and toppled trees in the Florida Panhandle early Thursday morning, officials said. Mark Wool, meteorologist responsible for coordinating warnings at the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, said the two people killed were living in a mobile home in Washington …

LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVENthat a public hearing of qualified voters of the Romulus Central School District, Seneca County, Romulus, New York will be held at the Romulus Central School Board Conference Room, 5705 Route 96, Romulus, Seneca County , New York on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at 6:30 p.m. PT, for the purpose …

See full picture Dr. Ed Manansala and Dr. Todd Cutler with Board Members of LTUSD and the Boys and Girls Club At an awards ceremony on March 14, the El Dorado County School Boards Association (EDCSBA) recognized school board and community members for their contributions in 2021. The Superintendent of Schools of the County, Dr. …

A law firm has filed a $500,000 claim against the Kent School District for the alleged sexual assault of a minor by a substitute teacher. Attorney Mark Lindquist, of Hermann Law Group with offices in Seattle and Tacoma, announced the claim in a Tuesday, March 22 press release. Surinderjit Mauli, 66, pleaded not guilty to …

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. – Clayton County Public Schools said someone fired a gun on a college campus when police confronted an intruder. A school district spokesperson said the shooting happened after hours on the evening of March 15 at Forest Park Middle School. The suspect was not a Clayton County student, the district said. Officials …

Source: Coronado Unified School District Coronado Unified School District team members Laura Orozco, Terri Freepartner, Kimberley Junk, Ruben Sanchez and Kathy Wood (not pictured) received the Classified Employee of the Year awards at the reunion of the Board of Directors on March 10. Coronado Unified School District annually recognizes five outstanding classified employees representing the …

East of Lyme Monday — Zoning Appeal Board, 6:30 pm Town Hall meeting room. Tuesday — special meeting of the finance council, 7 p.m., town hall; Port Management/Shell Commission, 7 p.m., City Hall. Wednesday—Board of Assessment Appeals, 6 p.m., Town Hall; Meeting of the Council of elected officials and public hearing, 7 p.m., town hall. …

Principals of the Edmonds School Board are meeting virtually on Tuesday evening. Educators working in the Edmonds School District’s special education program and their supporters appeared outside the virtual Edmonds School Board meeting on Tuesday to voice their concerns about the program, saying in a letter that they ” feel completely abandoned” by the district …

There is no school today in the Minneapolis School District, after months of negotiations that did not result in a collective agreement between Minneapolis public schools and educators’ unions. The issues for the union are higher wages, smaller class sizes and mental health support in the district. The Minneapolis Public School District responded that there …

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office released its monthly report for February. Read Sheriff Allard’s full report below.: It’s a beautiful day in Steuben County. February saw ice, snow, sun and rain, sometimes all on the same day! Buds are visible on the maple trees and syrup season is near. As we look forward to spring …

Jefferson Middle School could be the next Madison school to be renamed, according to the Madison School Board‘s agenda for its regular February meeting. District spokesman Tim LeMonds said Jenkins’ request is based on community feedback on the matter, and Jenkins will request the creation of an ad hoc committee to begin exploring the potential …

February 26 – A new police chief has taken over the St. Elmo Police Department. St. Elmo Police Chief Jeremy Scruggs now oversees a department consisting of two patrol officers and four part-time police officers. “We moved into town Feb. 6 and I started work Feb. 7,” Scruggs said. Scruggs, his 22-year-old wife Lacey and …

James Dolan, 61, of Hoffman Estates. Police say a school bus driver, who was driving while intoxicated, caused an accident in Deer Park while students from Barrington District 220 were on the bus. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded at approximately 4:20 p.m. Thursday at Cuba Road and Ela Road in Deer Park to a …