Schools

Events

The Workshop School

West Philly's The Workshop School joins this year’s Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby

Crowdfunding

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GoFundMe page supports Philadelphia victims hurt in field trip bus crash

Education

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Fidget spinners: learning aid or just the latest distraction in school?

Abortion

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Pennsylvania students claim school vetoed their anti-abortion club

Graduation

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Philly photographer offers free graduation pictures for students who can't afford them

Studies

School Safety

Study: Bullying persists in school, reports of sex crime up

Drugs

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Study: New Jersey leads country in percentage of teens exposed to drugs on school property

Schools

Health Overhaul Schools

Changes in Medicaid distributions worry school districts

Investigation

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Two teens charged in attempted rape at Frankford High School

Resignation

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Downingtown administrator resigns after run-in with pro-life demonstrators

Education

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Northeast Philly school launches only all-girl rocketry team to national championship

Skin Care

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Pupils wouldn't need doctor's note for sunscreen under bill

Courts

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Four students arrested in fight that injured eight teachers at Cheltenham school

Schools

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WATCH: Teacher injured as girls throw punches at Cheltenham High School

Education

Trump

Trump asks Congress to extend school choice for millions nationwide

Education

Homework

West Chester School District proposes no homework on weekends, breaks

Business

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Education startups challenge traditional path to a career

Nutrition

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Trump administration to roll back some school meal standards

Development

West Lofts

Here's what the apartments inside the historic West Philadelphia High School will look like

Suspensions

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Downingtown high school administrator placed on leave for spat with teen demonstrators

Vaccinations

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New rule requires Pennsylvania students to be vaccinated with 5 days of school start

Surveys

School District of Philadelphia headquarters

Philadelphia launches survey for residents to rate after-school programs

Education

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Overcoming Opioids: Special schools help teens stay clean

Legislation

Guns

Bill introduced to allow Pa. teachers to carry guns; Wolf promises veto

Discussions

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Ann Coulter vows to speak at Berkeley despite cancellation

Legislation

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Wolf unveils package of bills to combat sexual assault on Pa. college campuses

Joe Biden

Joe Biden

Joe Biden signs on to speak at two more college commencements

Commencements

Joe Biden

Joe Biden will speak at two Ivy League schools' commencement events

Education

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Court: Philly principal fired in cheating scandal deserves job back

Courts

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Delaware judge convicts girl in fatal school bathroom fight

Odd News

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Contractor bans foul language at Temple University's construction site

Education

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Audit: Philly schools risk losing federal aid due to inadequate staffing

Shootings

School Shooting San Bernardino

'Worst nightmare': Parents wait in agony after shooting

Mass Shootings

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Teacher, boy die when husband opens fire in California class

Sports

Bob Hurley and Chris Christie

St. Anthony coach shoots down Christie’s idea to save school

Schools

Bob Hurley

Chris Christie has an idea to save St. Anthony High School

Health

Kennett High School

Kennett High School temporarily closed over Legionnaires' disease bacteria

Higher Education

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N.J. teen gets accepted into all eight Ivy League schools

Courts

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Trial starts for Delaware high school students charged in death of classmate

Education

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Philly lays out goals for nine community schools funded by soda tax

Odd News

Harrisburg High School

Nearly half of Harrisburg high school's students get suspension notices

Education

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Philly, 2 other cities question for-profit manager of alternative schools

Weather

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Lightning strike at Delaware County grade school forces evacuation

Diversity

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VIDEO: Central Pennsylvania students explain importance of tolerance

Skin Conditions

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Scabies outbreak at Montgomery County school

Schools

 David Starr Jordan High School

2 schools named after eugenics advocates to get new names

Education

School District of Philadelphia headquarters

School District of Philadelphia recruiting 1,000 new teachers for next year