The change means core science and social studies will be reduced to two trimesters and allow students to select electives that appeal for the third. Here's why it was made.
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Whether students have to wear masks, and the trouble they could face if they don't, depends on where they go to school.
“There’s nothing like talking to real people,” said Lifegate Christian School principal Charlie Cline. “This is just a year to be flexible.”
NAPERVILLE, Ill. (WBBM) -- Hundreds of students from around the Chicago area went to Naperville for a football showcase with no social distancing and barely any masks. The organizer says it was worth it for the sake of the kids’ future and sanity.
WILDWOOD — The first in-person graduation for the class of 2020 has been postponed to Thursday due to threats of severe weather, school officials from Wildwood said.
From his unfinished basement to living rooms around the state, Southern Regional High School’s Bill Smith took middle school students on a tour of the Underground Railroad in a new educational program that debuted this week on public access television.
Snodgrass said middle school is the right age to start talking about both driving safety and how to be a responsible passenger. Debriefing with kids after they have ridden with teen drivers is also a good habit and opportunity to discuss potential safety issues they observed and how they handled it.
Corvallis School Board Chair Sami Al-AbdRabbuh will host an office hours from 6 to 7 p.m. today to answer questions of potential applicants fo…
Data on the proportion of adults who currently use e-cigarettes comes from the Centers for Disease and Control Prevention SMART Survey (Selected Metropolitan Area Risk Trends) conducted in 2017 and it is based on more than 400,000 interviews nationally. The growth in e-cigarette use was calculated as the percentage change between 2017 and 2016, which also came from the SMART survey. The SMART survey also contains information on the rates of depression by metropolitan area.
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — A Florida school district says an unusual passenger was found in a student's backpack.
Ordinarily, the Lebanon track and field squad would have held at least one meet by this point in the season.
Update, 8:45 a.m.: Here's a list of mid-valley delays and closures, as the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning through …
City Club to host lunch on Corvallis issues
Let’s say, for argument’s sake, the zoo lights-traipsing and gingerbread house-making and “A Charlie Brown Christmas”-viewing that used to inspire wonder in your child now inspire eye rolls.
Last year “Fortnite” invaded my middle school classroom — as I believe it did to middle school classrooms across the country. Students who were usually on task and high-performing were nodding off and “forgetting” to do their homework. The morning conversations about how late they stayed up or who was the last man standing became part of our early morning check-ins. Then the phone calls with parents started: Over several months, I had numerous telephone and after-school meetings with parents concerned about their kids’ performance. When I brought up screen time, there were a range of reactions. Some parents seemed oblivious as to what their children were doing after hours, some didn’t know how to rein in screen time, and some thought they had it all under control — but clearly did not.
Middle school students interested in exploring the world of high wage, high demand careers in science and technology are invited to sign up fo…
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania middle school canceled classes after a student who said he was sleepwalking was found inside the building.
School board researching options to ease crowding at Seven Oak
Grace Center thanks students
The Corvallis School District has begun online registration for fall classes. Elementary schoolchildren should register by Aug. 15, while midd…