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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 …

Below is a press release from the Mississippi Department of Education: The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) recently announced the finalists for Mississippi 2022 Administrator of the Year and Mississippi 2022 Teacher of the Year. 2022 Mississippi Administrator of the Year Finalists The Mississippi Administrator of the Year program honors an administrator who demonstrates a …

picture by: Photo by Alan Olson Karen Klamut has been tapped to fill the position of Deputy Superintendent of Marshall County Schools, beginning in July. The role of Deputy Superintendent of Marshall County Schools will be taken over by longtime administrator Karen Klamut beginning this summer. Klamut has worked in …

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 …

Many South Carolina K-12 virtual public school programs suffer from high failure rates. The problems have become so acute that Horry County School District, the third-largest school district in the state, announced at a January 25 board meeting that it was considering ending its virtual program after that about half of his students failed at …

MINEOLA, Texas (KETK) — The Mineola ISD board on Thursday approved calling a bond election. Seven directors voted in favor and none opposed, and the election would take place on May 7. The bond would cost approximately $29.8 million. Tyler ISD calls for $89 million bond election If voters approve the bond, the funds would …

The voters were spread over funding for schools in Bellingham and Ferndale and a library measure in Birch Bay, according to the vote count on election night. Polls closed at 8 p.m. on Tuesday February 8 for the special election which featured a bond measure for Bellingham schools, a levy renewal for Ferndale schools and …

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the following appointments: Matthew Atchley, 53, of Cameron Park, has been appointed associate director of high-security men’s facilities at the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Atchley has served as Warden of Salinas Valley State Prison since 2019, where he held several positions from 2004 to 2016 and …

After more than four hours of discussion, Novato Unified School District administrators agreed to $4 million in budget cuts, including at least 30 teacher layoffs. The layoffs and other cuts are seen as crucial to aligning with a drop in student enrollment, eliminating deficit spending and refining an organizational structure that hasn’t been streamlined in …

PARK CITY, Utah (KSTU) — A former Utah elementary school teacher is suing a school district for what she believes is retaliation for reporting sexual harassment. Kathy Moore says she was just trying to help her students by reporting the incidents on their behalf, but now she’s suing the Park City School District. Moore was …

STAFFORD — Superintendent Steven A. Moccio has proposed a 4.92 percent increase in spending, or $1.4 million more, for a proposed total school budget of just over $30.5 million for the 2022-23 financial year. Salary increases, special education costs and small budget increases in recent years are the main reasons for the strong growth, Moccio …

By Michelle Watson, CNN A Utah teacher is suing her former employer after saying he retaliated against her for reporting sexual harassment among her students, according to court documents filed last week. Kathryn Moore is suing Utah’s Park City School District “for violation of Title IX” and “breach of state contract,” according to the lawsuit …

BREVARD COUNTY, Florida. – The state’s attorney’s office announced Monday that it found “no foul play” in the case filed against Brevard County Public Schools by the parents of a child with Down syndrome who had a mask attached to his head. State’s Attorney Phil Archer said after reviewing that investigation, he found no criminality …

On January 11, retired school administrator Paul Kaminski spoke out in favor of the district’s continuation of Cerro Coso Community College as a tenant of the district’s Snyder Avenue campus, which once served as the campus for the Monroe High School, Jacobsen Middle School, and Tehachapi High School. His comments came during a Tehachapi Unified …

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – A frustrated Yazoo County mother who is upset that her son is being chronically bullied contacted 3 On Your Side. Wendy Burgess told WLBT that her son’s bullying at school and on the school bus was not properly handled by the Yazoo County School District or the bus service. “It’s ridiculous. …

The outline of the new East Gloucester/Veterans Memorial Elementary School building is taking shape. Additionally, despite bids from commercial and non-commercial contractors being $500,000 over budget, Superintendent Ben Lummis said project officials have made changes to finishes and other aspects of the project that close this gap. budget without affecting the educational mission or the …

The Education Department has launched a COVID-19 command center to improve communication between school districts and principals to minimize infections and prevent school closures, the mayor said Monday morning. Eric Adams and Chancellor of Schools David Banks. During an appearance in the Bronx, Adams said the command center would be in operation to combat the …

SAUQUOIT, NY – Hundreds of people lined up to get vaccinated at Sauquoit Valley Elementary School on Wednesday. “I think that makes it accessible. What it might do later is give people the option if they choose to be vaccinated,” Sauquoit Superintendent Ron Wheelock said. This vaccination capsule follows a theme that Upstate Family Health …

Teri Lapp (left) is credited with serving on the Morgan County School District Re-3 Education Council from 2017 to 2021, spending the last two years as board chair. (Katie Roth / The Fort Morgan Times) Derek Gerken (left) is credited with serving on the Morgan County School District Re-3 Education Council from 2013-2021 (Katie Roth …

Students of color face racial slurs and bullying inside and outside the classroom, and many of those fed up have walked out of the classroom, speaking out at council meetings administration and even sued school districts. Students at Tigard High School organized the walkout to protest a video posted to social media that appears to …

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – Today, the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) and the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) visited the Halifax Area Middle School and High School to highlight their drug use disorder prevention program. evidence-based substances (SUD) and remind schools of the resources available to provide support to students, educators and communities. “Prevention …

The new Lone Oak Middle School building which opened on October 26 is a sight to see, but there are several other construction projects on the McCracken County School District’s to-do list this year. The projects on the list primarily involve work on heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems – known as HVAC systems – …

SPARTANBURG COUNTY, SC (WSPA) – Kindergarten to Grade 8 students in Spartanburg School District 1 will be able to roll up their sleeves to stay healthy. School officials said that by the end of the week 64 students in 7 of their schools will have received the flu shot. The nurse practitioner said she was …

COLONIE, NY (NEWS10) – The South Colonie Central School District has announced its 2021 “Stuff the Bus” Toys for Tots campaign. The district will be holding toy drives at several locations in South Colonie. The school district will launch the campaign at Saddlewood Elementary School on November 29 at 9:45 a.m. Over 100 vehicles deliver …

Credit: (Edwin J. Torres / NJ Governor’s Office; AP Photo / Frank Franklin II, Pool)Gov. Phil Murphy, a leftist Democrat and Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli When Phil Murphy was elected governor four years ago, it was seen as a sea change in the state’s leadership and oversight of New Jersey public schools. His predecessor, Governor …

Brent Brigson was immediately intrigued by the possibilities when Bangor High School started looking for a volleyball coach after the 2018 season. Brigson, who works in counseling and case management at Western Technical College, had played a bit of volleyball – nothing very structured – in the past, but mainly coaching softball and women’s basketball …

NEW BLOOMFIELD – The New Bloomfield R-3 School District School Board heard Professional Development Chair Lauren Sweeten discuss the district’s professional development plan at their October meeting. She informed the board that the plan hasn’t changed much from previous years, but that they were able to incorporate some of the things they learned at the …

EDITOR’S NOTE: Most events and meetings are canceled due to the virus outbreak. Please call ahead to confirm. m Hudson Historic Preservation Commission 10 a.m. Town Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson 518-828-1030 m Copake Conservation Advisory Committee 9:00 a.m. Town Hall, 230 Mountain View Road, Copake 518-329-1234 m Germantown Department of History 9 a.m. to …

As they planned to close eight schools next fall, leaders of St. Paul’s public schools blamed charter school competition and low birth rates for a seven-year downward trend in enrollment. In a report to the school board on Tuesday, they identified another hurdle: class size limits negotiated by the teachers’ union that have been in …

When the 12:45 p.m. bell rang at Urbana Middle School on Wednesday, marking the start of grade eight lunch, Sharon Eburg took a deep breath. “This is our cue for rock and roll,” she said, rising from her seat. Within three minutes, the line of students waiting for food stretched the length of the cafeteria. …

Members of the Schuyler Community Schools School Board pose for a photo in March. SCS recently submitted its request for $ 4.3 million in emergency relief funds for Elementary and Secondary III schools, of which approximately $ 2 to $ 2.4 million for CVC upgrades and $ 600,000 for the renovation of the district office …

On Tuesday, November 2, voters in the Bemidji school district will answer the simple question: “Will the revocation of the existing referendum authorization and the new authorization proposed by the Board of Trustees of the Independent School District No. 31 (Bemidji), Minnesota be approved?“with a” yes “or” no “. If the measure passes, the current …

“We are blessed. We are lucky. This is exactly the next step, I think, if we are serious about breaking the cycle and changing lives,” Montoya said. “This math problem means nothing to this child if he is hungry, if he hasn’t slept, doesn’t have (correct) clothes (and is laughed at).” Jefferson Elementary was chosen …

The Macomb Intermediate School District had the most school-related COVID-19 cases in Macomb County last week, according to data provided to the state of Michigan. Schools in Macomb County reported 12 cases of school-related COVID-19 in the state of Michigan last week, up from 25 cases the week of September 20. But according to a …

ERICA MILLER / THE LEADER-HERALD Johnstown Jr / Sr High School Principal Scott Hale, Pleasant Ave Principal Elem Cory Cotter and Warren Street Elementary Bob Kraemer, all Johnstown graduates, stand in front of Jr./Sr. entry to Johnstown on Friday October 1, 2021. By JASON SUBIK The chief herald Over the past several decades, the career …

SIMPSONVILLE, SC (AP) – Old school meets modern has literal meaning in Simpsonville, as the city works on renovating the old high school that houses its arts center. The facelift of the Simpsonville Arts Center is slated for completion in December, bringing with it an upgraded auditorium, new windows, fresh woodwork to match the original …

HALLOWELL – Regional School Unit 2 will receive just over $ 3 million under the US Rescue Plan (ARP), also known as the Postgraduate Elementary School Emergency Assistance Fund and secondary (ESSER). The total amount that RSU 2 will get is $ 3,088,400. The US bailout requires districts to set aside 20% – or $ …

In summary The possibility of offering transitional kindergarten to all 4-year-olds will fill a critical gap in equity in access to preschool education. By Steven Kellner, Special for CalMatters Steven Kellner is a former school principal who now works for California educational partners, a non-profit organization. One Tuesday evening in May, third-grade teacher Clara Yanez …

In-person classes help Binghamton teenager focus on school Raelin Powell, 13, is a student at West Middle School in Binghamton. She returned to face-to-face classes two days a week after months of distance learning. Kate Collins, Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin Officials from the Vestal Central School District closed Vestal Hills Primary School, 709 Country Club …

(The Center Square) – New Jersey taxpayers foot the bill for a new high school in Perth Amboy that officials say will reduce overcrowding. Dignitaries on Monday opened a new 576,000 square foot, three story Perth Amboy High School. The school, which is estimated to cost $ 283.8 million, will accommodate up to 3,300 students …

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Back to school can cause chaos as people struggle to get back to school. It is a time of transitions and new routines. But this year, with virtual school, quarantines and constant changes, new and changing routines can lead to poisonings. The West Virginia Poison Center warns of possible dangers during the …

Resources distributed among 25 teachers across the district YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) – Yuma School District One announced Monday that the Arizona Public Service’s Supply My Class (APS) program has donated $ 12,500 specifically for teachers. 25 instructors each received $ 500 for the purchase of school supplies. Courtesy of Yuma School District 1 “The …

Students walk to their after-school buses at Rose Springs Elementary School in Erda, Tooele County on Thursday, November 5, 2020. Photo credit: Steve Griffin, Deseret News AMERICAN FORK, UT – Parents of students in the Alpine School District are outraged after finding propaganda inside the school bus. The flyers contain religious statements and conservative memes, …

SAN ANTONIO – On a recent Thursday, Ciara Brown, a junior at Fox Tech High School in San Antonio, walked over to a small white table, pulled down her face mask, and took a test that is still far from standard in American schools: a cotton swab on the nose. “The tests are super easy,” …

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Missouri – An 8-year-old elementary school student plans to apply for a mask warrant at Windsor C1 Schools on Wednesday after being bullied for wearing a mask. At this time, masks are optional at Windsor C1 schools. Children have the choice of coming to class wearing one or not. But for 8-year-old Everylee …

Video: Funeral procession for Cpl. Hunter Lopez A procession for Cpl. Hunter Lopez, the 22-year-old U.S. Marine killed last month in a bombing raid in Afghanistan, continued Friday morning in the eastern Coachella Valley on Friday, September 17, 2021. Palm Springs Desert Sun Commemorations for Cape Town. Hunter Lopez continues Saturday with a public memorial …

Mahalo for his support of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Enjoy this free story! The Central Middle School community is celebrating today the approval by the State Board of Education of a request to rename the historic downtown campus after the Hawaiian alii who once owned the property. Previous action in the early 1900s which renamed the …

READFIELD – The COVID-19 pandemic has created learning gaps for most students in Regional School Unit 38, and the district plans to use coronavirus relief funds to help fill them. RSU 38 principals briefed the district board on Wednesday evening on how students are adjusting when they return to school full time. Directors said the …

Eight of the division’s 23 schools are expected to be overcapacity by 2030-31, including Baker-Butler Elementary, which would have 142 overcapacity students by that year. The new primary school would help alleviate capacity issues in this school and in this region in general. Baker-Butler and Hollymead Elementary Schools are in high growth neighborhood areas, with …

Francis Vincent Cassidy, 93, of Lancaster, Pa., Died on July 22, 2021, after a long illness. Son of the late Edward Camillus Cassidy and Florine Marie (Harker) Cassidy of Newry. He attended St. Patrick’s School in Newry and graduated from Hollidaysburg High School. During the summers he worked for the Pennsylvania Railroad in the Round …

Students eat breakfast and color in a grade two class before school starts at Klatt Elementary School in Anchorage on Tuesday, August 17, 2021. (Emily Mesner / ADN) The Anchorage School District is reversing previous policy and will now release information on COVID-19 cases for individual schools in response to community demands for transparency as …

GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC (WSPA) – The South Carolina Department of Education on Wednesday released state, district and school report cards for the 2020-2021 school year. Schools in Greenville County have outperformed the state in several subjects, but district officials say they are unhappy with the results and are looking for ways to identify and improve …

Daughter of teenage pregnancy, parents who did not graduate from high school and jumping from school to school with no real connection or sense of achievement, Diana Roybal, the new superintendent of the Goleta school district Union, came from a broken home. “Who would have thought that a child from a broken family whose parents …

An unvaccinated elementary school teacher infected with the highly contagious Delta variant spread the virus to half of the students in a classroom, causing an epidemic that ultimately infected 26 people, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The unusually detailed study, which comes as school districts across …

August 28 – Principal Jim Gilbert walked into his office approximately 20 minutes before the students arrived for the first day of school Monday morning at Aurora Heights Elementary School. It wasn’t long before Gilbert retired from his corner of the administrative office to greet new and old students at the main entrance. It’s an …

The Chula Vista Elementary School Board on Wednesday night appointed a Sweetwater Union school district administrator and teachers’ union official to its board, fueling concerns among some members of the South Bay community who say Sweetwater is gaining undue influence on its twin elementary school district. The divided board decided to pick Cesar Fernandez out …

Aminata Kalokoh-Odeh learned a lot about teaching in elementary school during her year in the Stanford Teacher Education Program (STEP), from best practices for teaching different subjects to how to work with forces and the needs of a diverse group of students. Go to the website to watch the video. Kurt hickman The Stanford Teacher …

Negotiations continue between the town of Escondido and the American Heritage Education Foundation regarding the potential conversion of the former Palomar YMCA campus into a high school and college aquatic center. Discussions began earlier this summer after the foundation, a non-profit organization that supports its sister charter schools in Escondido, approached the city about a …

Public schools in Hillsborough County, Florida have only had students in classrooms for two weeks, yet Katherine Burdge, school nurse for the district, said she was more stressed than at any time of the coronavirus pandemic. The district, the eighth largest in the United States, has had to isolate or quarantine more than 13,485 students …

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A prominent Polk County physician is calling on school boards to pass mask warrants despite an executive order from Governor Ron DeSantis banning mask warrants. “When you know what you should be doing but aren’t allowed to do it, I guess it puts you in a tough spot,” said Dr …

Times Observer photo by Josh Cotton The Warren County Planning Commission has recommended approval of a rezoning application for the former Allegheny Valley Elementary School, now owned by the Borough of Clarendon. The request is now forwarded to the county commissioners for review. The Warren County Planning Commission has recommended approval of a zoning change …

TAMPA BAY, Fla .– Many parents are preparing to send their children back to school at the end of the summer. It can be a nostalgic moment, allowing them to reflect on their own school days. We have all had teachers who have impacted our lives by going above and beyond. We spotlight two Tampa …

Johnson County health officials are proposing a health ordinance that would require private and public elementary schools to require masks for all students and staff. The Johnson County Council of Commissioners will vote on the proposal at its meeting Thursday morning, according to the council’s agenda. The proposed order comes as the Delta variant skyrockets …

(Photo AP / LM Otero) PHOENIX – The Phoenix Elementary School District will require students, staff and visitors to wear masks when classes begin Thursday. The board of directors voted unanimously in an emergency meeting Monday night to impose masks indoors. Limited withdrawals for medical reasons will be allowed. “We must do everything we can …

Photo: Michael M. Santiago / Getty Images Until this summer, Hamilton School, a public elementary school in the Cobbs Creek neighborhood of West Philadelphia, was surrounded by asphalt. Now some of the bitumen has been torn to make way for three raised beds that will grow vegetables and medicinal herbs like chamomile and mint. Gardeners …

A schools superintendent filed a lawsuit against the all-male Ridgefield Park school board, saying they suspended her because of her gender and replaced her with a male. Angela Bender, 59, is the first woman to be awarded a full-time contract for this position in the district and has been “faced with hostility and discrimination” by …

A A 42-year career in education is drawing to a close for Ayersville Superintendent Don Diglia, who reached another milestone Monday night when he chaired his last regular school board meeting as head of local schools in ‘Ayersville (see related story, page A3). During her 42 years of study, Diglia taught industrial arts (Elida Middle …

She taught at Springboro High School for only seven years. But when Patricia McCandless passed away in 2018, she left her entire estate to Secondary school. “We asked ourselves, ‘Why? Why Springboro High School? “,” Scott Marshall, district communications coordinator said in a statement. Marshall spoke to local news outlets and members of the community, …

Over $ 2.3 million in devices for students and teachers and over $ 460,000 in software for virtual learning were at the center of the Jackson-Madison County school system used to reopen schools in 2020 thanks to federal grants. Dozens of projects aimed at addressing learning loss, technology, and other school projects made up the …

“The NVUSD Camp is an incredible opportunity to return to some normalcy and have a high quality day camp experience where they will interact with their peers and benefit from a range of projects from engineering to art and everything else, ”he said. The NVUSD camp, along with a proposed high school summer program, was …

SPRINGFIELD – Six days after severing ties with the international education network Sabis, the city’s first charter school has a new name, a new team of educators to manage its transition, and even a new software company to handle its records students. Administrators at the former Sabis International Charter School found themselves in a difficult …

Jessica Smith, graduated in 2005 from Calvary Academy, is the new principal of the school. The former director, Jay Hinckley, is now the superintendent of Calvary Academy. See also: The administrator of the Académie du Calvaire honored for 45 years of service Smith worked for the Sangamon region special education district (SASED) as a school …

Keith A. Brown’s office was empty Wednesday. The normal trinkets and personal artifacts that turn a desk into someone’s workspace hadn’t arrived yet. Brown, who started Thursday as the new superintendent of schools for the town of Klamath Falls, said he planned to enter early on the first day to add decorations that would help …

The lingering effect of the coronavirus pandemic is still evident in schools across Stark County. While classes are over, most school districts in the Stark County area are still handing out free meals to any child 18 and under. And food service managers say the need for food aid remains. At Minerva Elementary, school workers …

Members of the Ohio Switzerland Board of Education met in a special session on Wednesday and only made one decision that everyone likes. On a motion from board chair Ron Winkler, members voted 4 to 1 to reassign Superintendent Rob Caldwell as principal of Powhatan Point Elementary School and hire Phil Ackerman as the next …

Parents of young Oakland children will soon have another early childhood education option in the Oakland Unified School District. Next fall, the district plans to open an early learning center for infants and children up to age 5 at the site that housed Kaiser Primary School until it closed in 2019. This move could be …

Center native Jeremy Small said in an interview for this story that he was excited about his new role and his first principal role as the new principal of San Augustine College. But his enthusiasm reached a new high last week when he was appointed director of middle and high school. “I wanted to be …

“You cannot anticipate all the ramifications of what has happened in the past 12 months,” he said. Legend Students at Hull Middle School use computers during summer school Monday morning June 21, 2021. Ben Gray for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Credit: Ben Gray Credit: Ben Gray The challenge is that most students will be back in …

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – Springfield Public Schools began the process of welcoming their next superintendent on Thursday night. Dr. Grenita Lathan will officially assume this role next week, July 1. She comes to Springfield Public Schools with 30 years of educational experience. At Thursday’s meeting, Lathan was keen to interact and engage with parents as …