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  • Cardinal Gibbons High School reopens day after 26 students hospitalized

    Classes resumed as normal at a South Florida high school a day after 26 students and one adult staff member were hospitalized, including some who had seizures. Cardinal Gibbons High School said in a statement Tuesday that Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue and Broward County hazmat teams tested the school's gymnasium, cafeteria and classrooms for more than 5,000 contaminants Monday but found nothing dangerous at the private Roman Catholic school. Officials aren't sure what caused some students to...

  • East High students host forum for nine candidates for Kansas City mayor

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A group of East High students hosted a mayoral forum Wednesday night for the nine men and women running for the top spot in Kansas City politics. The Multiculturalism and Social Justice students worked with teacher Katharine Perna to create questions for the candidates for Kansas City’s next mayor. The class collaborated all semester to come up with the topics and issues the teenagers found most important. Some of those included immigration, infrastructure and housing. The...

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  • Former High School Teacher Allegedly Had Sex with Student on School Grounds

    A former high school Spanish teacher in Alabama is accused of having sex with a student while on school grounds.

  • Black high school student punches white student pictured in Nazi regalia

    Both students were arrested after the altercation.

  • Why dean of students at N.J. high school showed up to school in a turkey costume

    Staying true to his word, John Morris donned the full turkey costume at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday St. Peter's Prep Dean of Students John Morris is eating more than turkey this Thanksgiving.  On Wednesday, he had to eat his words. Following through on a challenge he issued to the students and staff of the Downtown Jersey City high school, Morris showed up to work in a turkey costume after the school took first place in the Great Ignatian Challenge by collecting about...
  • High school student's Instagram post threatening to become a "school shooter" written off as "a joke"

    A South Carolina student's Instagram post claiming "I'm going to become a school shooter tomorrow" was intercepted by the FBI but the 14-year-old won't be charged by local police.

  • Why are some kids in school on Veterans Day?

    Why are Orange, Seminole and Lake County kids in school on Veterans Day? The question popped up from one of my colleagues today as Veterans Day is a federal holiday and some businesses, local government agencies and schools across the country shut down operations. Being that we are the community...