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Andre Berry, 23, is accused of inappropriately touching a 12-year-old girl at school on multiple occasions. WORTHINGTON, Ohio — A former Worthington middle school teacher’s aide is charged with gross sexual imposition for allegedly touching a student inappropriately, according to court records in Franklin County Municipal Court. On Feb. 17, the principal of Perry Middle …

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. …

MIDDLETOWN, Md. (WDVM) – Parents, teachers and leaders came together Friday morning in a rally in support of students in the Middletown community in Frederick County, Maryland. Dozens of people have rallied to oppose racism and violence after three students were accused of posting photos on social media posing with guns and threatening to kill …

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 …

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 …

Mayor Eric Adams doubled down on his decisions to prioritize student and school safety by using groundbreaking new safety technology to prevent school violence and reiterated his commitment to keeping all school children safe. the city. At a news conference on February 23, Mayor Adams commented on his soon-to-be-announced plan to implement a new testing …

JAMESVILLE-DEWITT SCHOOL DISTRICT – Two faculty members from Jamesville-DeWitt recently raised concerns about the handling of COVID-related protocol at the district high school.Calling the hallway environment ‘free for all’ and equating cafeterias with the ‘Wild West’, one teacher, who asked not to remain anonymous, said he saw a contradiction in the way distancing rules social …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

School administration proposes a significant increase in mental health staff Sunday, January 16, 2022 7:47 PM Last update: Sunday, January 16, 2022 7:57 PM Posted: Sunday January 16th, 2022 7:47 PM Joanne Wallenstein Hits: 109 At the same time that student enrollment at Scarsdale Schools has fallen by more than 200 students, staff have gone …

WEST — The architectural firm working on a school building project is nearing completion of a report on existing conditions and plans to meet with administrators and possibly students next week. These meetings will allow representatives of the firm JCJ Architecture to better understand the needs of schools as well as the information and data …

BOSTON – A former Boston college administrator accused of sexually abusing a child has been released without bail on arraignment, prosecutors said Tuesday. Michael McDonald, 40, pleaded not guilty on Monday to aggravated child rape, posing a child in a state of nudity, possession of child pornography and disseminating material harmful to a minor, according …

Megan Bhaskaran was named Teacher of the Year and Kelli Merda was named Ranked Employee of the Year earlier this month. Courtesy of LBUSD A social studies teacher and human resources assistant from the Thurston Middle School district have been selected as the 2021-2022 Employee of the Year for the Laguna Beach Unified School District. …

Ben Siegel University / Ohio Ohio University at Zanesville invited alumni to campus on Monday, November 15 for mock interviews with early childhood education intern students. This eagerly awaited event gave the interns the opportunity to experience job interviews with school administrators in the region and to speak with former teachers in service. “The mock …

The East Lancaster County School District has found its next superintendent. Michael Snopkowski, currently Deputy Superintendent of the Avon Grove School District in Chester County, will take over as Elanco’s senior official on February 28, 2022. The school board unanimously approved Snopkowski’s appointment at its Monday night meeting. Snopkowski will replace Bob Hollister, the county’s …

For those patients who find themselves in the hospital for Christmas, missing the celebrations can make their illness or injury more miserable. The Bethlehem-Center Middle School Student Council, for example, helps staff at Washington Health System Washington Hospital and WHS Greene bring holiday cheer to patients. Student council members donated 200 wrapped gifts that will …

Manchester Schools Superintendent Matt Geary addresses a recent increase in violence seen at Illing Middle School, where three fights took place on Thursday. Geary said there had been a number of incidents at schools in Manchester over the past week and that students involved in those fights were facing consequences which include long suspensions from …

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 first complaint about Shannon O’Connor to Los Gatos High School came from a parent on December 14, 2020, according to internal school emails obtained exclusively by the NBC Bay Area investigation unit. The mother told then interim manager Paul Robinson, “Shannon Bruga [O’Connor] buys alcohol for teens ”and“ my daughter… overdosed on edibles ”. …

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 – …

RIDGEFIELD – Students aged 5 to 11 may soon have the chance to receive a COVID-19 vaccine at East Ridge Middle School. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention cleared Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for use in children ages 5 to 11 earlier this month. With 56,000 children vaccinated in the past three weeks, Connecticut has …

DANBURY – After about two weeks of immunizing children ages 5 to 11 against COVID-19, local health providers are seeing success in school-based vaccination efforts. As of Thursday, 13% of children aged five to 11 in Connecticut received their first dose of the COVID vaccine, according to Governor Ned Lamont’s office. This is an increase …

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 …

GREENWICH – Fred Camillo, who successfully tackled the challenges of COVID-19 in his first term as first coach, was re-elected on Tuesday in a landslide for a second term in a Republican sweep in local elections. Selectwoman Lauren Rabin was also re-elected to the Selectmen board of directors as the GOP made a strong display …

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 …

In the past two weeks, more than 20 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Waterbury, including two at Crossett Brook Middle School. Waterbury still has the most new cases of communities in the region, but despite the two cases affecting fifth-graders reported on October 3 and 6, no more cases were reported 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. …

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Newport News Public Schools have come up with a new plan to keep students and staff safe at school. It’s been just over two weeks since a 15-year-old reportedly brought a gun to Heritage High School, had an argument with another student and ended up shooting, injuring two students. Newport …

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 …

The Packers have announced that Derek Boldt of Augusta High School in Augusta, Wisconsin has been named Coach of the Week at Green Bay Packers High School. Boldt, in his fourth year as the Beavers head coach, has his team off to a 6-0 start this season. After beating 0-6 on the field last year, …

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 …

OLEAN – A week after dozens of community members attended an Olean Education Council meeting in response to comments from an Olean director who is also a pastor, the district has taken no action formal. Following the publication of several videos showing Joel Whitcher, co-director of Olean Intermediate Middle School, commenting on religion, sexual orientation, …

The Steamboat Springs School Board will continue to hold meetings in a virtual format for the foreseeable future as a plan to move meetings to Steamboat Springs Middle School will take time to adjust. The district is pursuing a move to the college to allow for a larger audience that was already difficult to fit …

She and her husband both work full time and were unprepared for a sudden change in their child’s schedule. Roberts heard about the proposal via social media and says that while she supports devoting more time to teachers, she doesn’t understand why parents are just asking about the possible change. “I don’t have a problem …

BONSALL Local student wins scholarship Meckena Hultin de Bonsall, a student at UC Davis School of Law, was recently announced as one of the recipients of the Guild Mortgage Annual Scholarship. Now in its fifth year, the Guild Giving Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to qualified students, as well as Guild Mortgage employees and their …

New Mexico Department of Public Education Secretary Kurt Steinhaus outside the Jerry Apodaca Education Building in Santa Fe. (Eddie Moore / Albuquerque Journal) Copyright © 2021 Albuquerque Journal A native of New Mexico and a proud product of the state’s public education system, Kurt Steinhaus has spent his entire career in education-related fields in the …

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 …

VERNON – School administrators were the highest paid employees in town last year, with 18 of the top 20 earners working in the school system and bringing home salaries well in excess of $ 100,000, while overtime of the police pushed dozens of officers into the top 100. A review of the top 100 employees …

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 …

On a chaotic Wednesday night at the Prince William County School Board meeting, the board unanimously approved a vaccine or testing mandate for all staff in the division as well as significant changes to its procedures for providing feedback. citizens. Police attempt to clean the room at the Prince William County School Board meeting on …

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 …

Cresskill Middle / High School in Bergen County, home to around a thousand students in grades 6-12, will likely remain closed for the remainder of the calendar year due to severe damage when the remains of the Hurricane Ida hit New Jersey, said Superintendent Michael Burke. . “There is little chance that this building will …

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 …

With a total of 383 students quarantined following positive tests for COVID-19, the Butts County school system has implemented a temporary mask warrant starting August 24 for school buses and inside schools. school buildings. “We have put in place a temporary requirement for masks on school buses and inside school buildings,” said Butts County School …

COLLIER COUNTY Parents are shocked by an image shared online that shows children crammed into a school cafeteria. It is not confirmed that it was taken in Southwest Florida, but it raises concerns for the health of children in schools. We learned on Wednesday that dozens of students tested positive for COVID-19 in Collier, Lee …

Danielle Yoder. Photo of Nabil K. Mark | State College Area School District The State College area school board on Monday approved the appointment of Danielle Yoder, the district principal for the past three years, as acting deputy superintendent for elementary education. Former principal of Easterly Parkway Elementary and Virtual Academy K-5, Yoder replaces Vern …

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 …

The 2020 TSSAA Hall of Fame inductees were initially scheduled to be inducted at the annual luncheon in April 2020. Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this ceremony has been postponed not one, not two, but three time. The nine inductees were officially recognized for their contributions to high school athletics during the induction ceremony …

SOUTH HAVEN – When Baseline Middle School students return to school this fall, they will be greeted by a new vice-principal. The South Haven Board of Education on Wednesday approved the hiring of Sara Folkert for the position. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for you to read premium content. Please enable it …

Corey Graves, principal of Solvay Middle School, has been appointed principal of the Stockbridge Valley Central School District in Munnsville, Madison County. Graves will become superintendent on Aug. 9 after being appointed by the school board on July 13, district officials said. Graves has been Principal of Solvay High School since August. Prior to that …

Wayne Piercefield IONIA – A new superintendent isn’t the only staff change at Ionia’s public schools this summer. Ben Gurk was hired as the new district superintendent on June 16. Since then, many more changes have taken place and will continue to take place as the school district is now looking to hire a new …

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 …

NATCHEZ – Students at Morgantown Middle School took a hands-on inspection of CLASS VR, an open platform that supports a virtual reality curriculum. Students in Coach Larry Wesley’s class recently had the opportunity to experience CLASS VR. Implemented in approximately 12 Mississippi schools, CLASS VR enables students to experience places and things in a unique …

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 …

Photo of Deb Gau Christa Peterson reviewed the notes on the estimated cost of updating part of the old Russell-Tyler-Russell Middle School. Peterson is one of a group of residents in the Russell area who are trying to see if there is support to keep the school gymnasium for the community, instead of tearing it …

A new group of Marin citizens set out to potentially dislodge the heavy, entrenched – and some say redundant – public school system in the county. The group, called Better Together for Public Education, focuses on the 10 K-8 districts in southern and western Marin that feed into the Tamalpais Union High School district. “As …

Locals raise over $ 2,000 to help restore vandalized garden -Wednesday afternoon, Paso Robles Common Unified School District administrators accepted a check to cover the cost of damage to the garden at Daniel Lewis Middle School. The Lewis Leopard Garden was recently damaged by vandals who smashed pots, destroyed plants and smeared red and white …

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 …

Warren Scott SPECIAL RECOGNITION – Several Follansbee residents were recognized for their accomplishments and community roles at the Follansbee Community Days Kickoff Dinner Sunday at the St. Francis Center. Participants were from left to right: Laureates Hartzel Brady, Debbie Puskarich, Mara Pendergrast, Chris Manack-Stover and Joe Mullenbach; and back: winner Scott Ewusiak, West Virginia University …

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 …

WORTHINGTON – Friday June 25 was the last day of the EDGE Summer Program at Prairie Elementary and Worthington Middle School. Students in these programs were able to enjoy many different activities while continuing to work towards achieving their goals of academic excellence. District 518 would like to thank all of the community members who …

“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 …

The Fountain Hills Unified School District is already deeply engaged in preparations for the upcoming school year, with Superintendent Kelly Glass recently issuing a statement updating local families on everything from new vocational and technical education (CTE) programs in high school for dual enrollment. / simultaneous enrollment possibilities for local students. Glass also answered several …

Norwich – When Norwich school officials made an announcement for a sports director to rebuild dormant elementary and middle school sports, a candidate’s name jumped off the page for former officials of the local school. Longtime educator, coach and athletic director Louis Allen Jr. was named the new athletic director for Norwich Public Schools this …

Moriches wide receiver Taylor Johnston and pitcher Erin Cunningham both played against each other in Little League softball when they were young. But their relationship dates back to a dance class they were both in at when they were 5 years old. That was a long time ago, as there was nothing graceful about the …

ROANOKE, Virginia – UPDATE Roanoke Police released the name of the woman who died Thursday afternoon after crashing the car she was driving at Lucy Addison Middle School in Roanoke. Angelia Alexander, 64, was rushed to hospital after the crash, where she died later on Thursday. UPDATE A woman has died after a car crashed …

Leander ISD is expected to add more than 12,000 students in 10 years to its current student population of 40,761. (Courtesy of Adobe Stock) Leander ISD is expected to add more than 12,000 students in 10 years to its current student population of 40,761. To meet the growth, Leander’s school board could trigger a bond …

The Springfield and Bethel school boards are scheduled to meet on Monday. The Eugene school board is scheduled to meet on Wednesday this week. Eugène School Board Details: Working session at 5.30 p.m. and regular meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. The meeting will be held virtually on Zoom at bit.ly/35ewhvj. The public can follow …

Installation of new equipment to improve the safety of school buildings in Newton $ 373 is scheduled to begin June 14 at Chisholm Middle School and Slate Creek Elementary School. The project, funded primarily by a grant from the Department of Justice, will continue in the following order throughout the summer months: Santa Fe, Newton …

Timothy Hall, organizer of the Life As a Boy group, gives instructions to group members before they deliver pantry boxes to community members last summer. RUTHIE HAUGE Children will start at beginner level and go up to Vera Expert. Children who get Vera Expert will have their name engraved on a plaque displayed at the …

As the year draws to a close, I want to thank each of you for all that you have done for our children and our community over the past two years. These are years that will be written in the history books. I appreciate that everyone is doing their best during a very difficult time. …

For immediate release Program Director Michael Whaland has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the New Hampshire Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development. (Photo courtesy of Raymond School District) RAYMOND – Superintendent Tina McCoy is pleased to announce that Program Director Michael Whaland has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the …