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Protests

Protesters call for police-free schools, all-virtual learning in Philly this fall

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Education

Philly schools unveil COVID-19 reopening plan with hybrid digital schedule

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Protests

Philly students, teachers call for cutting school police, adding social workers

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Education

Nearly half of Philly parents would send their kids to school now, survey shows

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Police

Philly schools' plan to rebrand police as 'safety officers' draws ire of student union

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Schools

Malcolm Jenkins tells Philly high school grads 'decide what your future will be' in keynote address

Malcolm Jenkins commencement address

Art

Strawberry Mansion scores $50,000 for winning Vans sneaker design contest

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Ex-Eagle Malcolm Jenkins to address Philly school district graduates at virtual commencement

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Education

Philly's virtual graduation ceremony will be 'memorable,' Hite promises

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Education

Pennsylvania schools to remain closed for rest of academic year

Pennsylvania Schools Closed COVID-19

Education

Philly school year could end with an 'asterisk' if coronavirus pandemic persists, Superintendent Hite says

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Education

Philly school district pauses online instruction over state, federal equity mandates

Coronavirus Philly School District

Children's Health

All Philly, suburban schools to close for two weeks, Gov. Wolf orders

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Children's Health

Philly officials ban mass gatherings as coronavirus concerns grow

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Education

Two Philly schools reopen following asbestos cleanup

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Immigration

ICE agents arrest mother as she dropped off child at South Philly school

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Education

Source: James J. Sullivan Elementary to remain closed for the remainder of the week due to asbestos cleanup

Ben Franklin High School

Education

Philadelphia teachers union wants state of emergency declared as two more schools close due to asbestos

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Education

School District of Philadelphia touts improvement of city’s schools in annual report card

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Education

National teachers’ union calls for additional resources to address asbestos issue in schools

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Goverment

Dedicated funds to clean up asbestos in public schools part of Gov. Wolf’s annual budget address

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Education

Principals union calls on Philadelphia school district to improve handling of asbestos issue

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Education

McClure Elementary finally reopens after being closed due to asbestos contamination

McClure Elementary School

Education

Philadelphia teachers’ union files lawsuit against School District over asbestos issue

McClure still has Asbestos

Education

School District of Philadelphia conducts more asbestos tests at McClure Elementary

McClure still has Asbestos

Edcuation

Philly's McClure Elementary reopens to additional asbestos concern

McClure still has Asbestos

Education

Philly teachers union calls for more testing after asbestos-contaminated school reopens

Carnell Elementary Reopens With complaints from teachers

Schools

Two Philadelphia elementary schools remain closed due to ongoing asbestos cleanups

Philadelphia elementary school asbestos

Concerts

The War On Drugs again to host concerts to raise money for Philly's public schools

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Education

School district officials announce relocation plan for students displaced from Center City high schools

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Children's Health

American Heart Association equips Philly School District with CPR kits

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Food & Drink

Proceeds from Weckerly's veggie-based ice cream will go to public schools

Weckerly's Best Zest ice cream

Weather

School District of Philadelphia, archdiocese close schools ahead of Wednesday’s winter storm

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Schools

City public, parochial schools to open later Tuesday due to impending storm

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Education

After August heat wave, Philadelphia schools could return to starting classes after Labor Day

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Schools

Third grade student collapses, dies at North Philly school

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Schools

Philly public schools closing early again Wednesday due to hot weather

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Children's Health

Later school start times a dream for teens, but a logistical nightmare for districts

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Education

Meek Mill surprises students at Blaine School, donates 6,000 backpacks to district

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Schools

Excessive heat forces half-days at Philly schools on Tuesday, Wednesday

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Schools

South Carolina school gets rid of snow days, opts for 'eLearning'

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Schools

Wolf, Philly officials pledge $15.6 million to remove lead, mold, asbestos at schools

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