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    Days after a Georgia high school football player loss both parents to COVID-19 four days apart, nearly 2,000 doctors and other health workers begged the governor to “revisit” his “strategy for combating the virus.” ”The recent surge of cases associated with decreased social distancing is placing our hospitals at risk again, and aggressive actions are urgently...
    PETALUMA, Calif. (KGO) -- There appears to be a battle brewing after two Black educators were laid off from their positions at a North Bay High School. Those educators believe they were racially discriminated against but the school principal is defending the administration's actions saying they are two of four people laid off due to...
    Gwyneth Paltrow and 16-Year-Old Daughter Apple Martin Are Twinning in New Workout Selfie Move over Nikola: A new electric truck SPAC called Lordstown is forming and the shares are surging Emily St. Aubin, four-time North Dakota state champion, among hidden talent in National High School field Emily St. Aubins won her first North Dakota...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A football player from Central Catholic High School has tested positive for Coronavirus. According to the Tribune-Review, a letter was sent to school families on Sunday reporting the positive case. The letter explained that the student athlete was last at practice on July 23 and was quarantined when...
    BEAVER (KDKA) – Beaver Area School District has notified families that extracurricular activities will be canceled for three days after a student-athlete tested positive for coronavirus. According to a letter from the district, they were alerted to the positive test on Sunday morning. “While we cannot determine all contacts, we have been able...
    Two men have been charged with burglarizing a Long Island high school. The duo was apprehended around 4:40 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 2 in Hicksville. Nassau County Police officers responded to an alarm at Hicksville High School, located at 180 Division Ave.  Upon arrival, they were informed by security that two individuals had entered the...
    NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- In this episode of Tiempo, this year's virtual Dominican Day Parade celebration will air on ABC7NY.com on August 9, and proceeds provide scholarship funds for Latino high school graduates, but first, a storytelling platform for anyone to share their COVID-19 experience.The goal of the "COVID Story Project" is to collect...
    NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- In this episode of Tiempo, this year's virtual Dominican Day Parade celebration will air on ABC7NY.com on August 9, and proceeds provide scholarship funds for Latino high school graduates, but first, a storytelling platform for anyone to share their COVID-19 experience.The goal of the "COVID Story Project" is to collect...
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's public high school graduation rate has dropped, only a year after state leaders celebrated the state reaching a milestone. The Advocate reports the senior class of 2019 had a graduation rate of 80.1%, down from 81.4% a year earlier, according to the state Department of Education. But in a...
    (CNN)At this point in the Covid-19 pandemic, we each have our own list of our biggest coronavirus concerns. But there's one question that unites many of us, and that's "What is the next school year going to look like?"The answer to that question will depend on where you live -- and not just because that...
    SANTA FE, N.M. — A 16-year-old has been arrested after a standout New Mexico high school basketball player who planned to play for the state’s largest university was shot and killed early Saturday, authorities said. The teen, a Santa Fe resident, was charged in the death of 18-year-old FeDonta “J.B.” White, the Santa Fe...
    A city Department of Education official and former high school principal will now head Stuyvesant HS, The Spectator reported on Saturday. Seung Yu is the DOE’s senior executive director of the Office of Postsecondary Readiness. Before taking that job in 2017, he was founding principal for seven years at the Academy for Software Engineering,...
    Dixie D'Amelio is getting open and honest. TikTok star Dixie D’Amelio turned to Instagram on Saturday, August 1 to share two stunning shapshots of herself. The 18-year-old graduated from high school yesterday and now she’s taking some time to reflect upon the past few years of her life. The beautiful, close up photographs of Dixie...
    Dustin Brown of Jamaica follows through on a return against Andy Murray of Great Britain during his men’s singles match on day five of the 2010 U.S. Open. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images) This Friday, Jamaica’s high court said that Kensington Primary School was well within its rights to require a 5-year-old to cut...
    Online courses begin Aug. 24 Dutchess Community College, which is part of the State University of New York system,  announced on July 31 that it will allow high school juniors and seniors and homeschooled students who are at least 16 years old to take classes this fall for a third of its standard tuition rate....
    The governing body of high school sports in Connecticut publicly released its plans for restarting interscholastic sports this fall, proposing a shortened season that officials said will be “fluid” based on changing COVID-19 health metrics. The plan from CAS-CIAC, the Connecticut Association of Schools and the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference, was crafted in consultation with state education...
    A former Long Island high school choir director has been sentenced for sexually abusing a teenager while he slept. Mark Kimes, the former Happaugue High School choir director was sentenced to time served along with 10 years probation this week after pleading guilty in February to sexually assaulting a 16-year-old. Kimes will also have...
    TOWSON, Md. (WJZ) — The 29-year-old Baltimore man arrested earlier this week for allegedly raping two women whom he offered rides posted bail and was released from jail without restrictions, WJZ has learned. Brandon Saunders was arrested Wednesday at his home in connection with two alleged rapes, one in Baltimore City and the other in...
    The Will County Health Department is renewing warnings about hosting parties or large gatherings because they are very dangerous and lead to the spread of COVID-19, after multiple attendees of a private prom tested positive for the virus.The health department said contact tracers determined that multiple people who attended a private high school prom held...
    The Twins and Cleveland Indians will play as scheduled Friday night despite concern over baseball’s most recent outbreak of COVID-19, which had the potential to touch each team, First pitch is set for 7:10 p.m. The St. Louis Cardinals, which finished a two-game series at Target Field on Wednesday, announced Friday it had two players...
    Now that Gov. Tim Walz has provided his guidance for Minnesota schools to restart this fall, the question becomes: What is to come for high school sports? While some school districts — such as St. Paul — are likely to continue to stick entirely with distance learning practices, others will use hybrid models that have...
    Stevenson High School in the wealthy Chicago suburb of Lincolnshire, Illinois, announced this week that it is adopting a variety of initiatives that are designed to promote racial justice. In the memo, school administrators praised the activism of students that had recently come together to promote the Black Lives Matter movement. In a memo that...
    With high school football in California postponed until winter because of the coronavirus pandemic, some Bay Area coaches have called a personal audible. One became Daddy Daycare. Another worked on an assembly line for Second Harvest Food Bank, meeting an unlikely friend. One started a Facebook group for Black football coaches that he said ballooned...
    Trion High School’s Class of 2020 Scholarship Recipients: Trion Alumni Association Scholarships In Honor of the Trion City Schools Board of Education … Bryana Whitaker In Memory of JW Greenwood … Garrett Walters In Memory of Sam R. McCain … Michael Cook In...
    CHICAGO — Chicago Public Schools has asked local school councils to vote on whether to keep — or remove — police on campuses.  Chicago’s school board narrowly voted against terminating a $33 million contract with the police last month. The district has said the board will revisit the vote in August. Mayor Lori Lightfoot and...
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    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association is moving forward with its plans for high school fall sports to take place. They’re looking at a few potential options for the upcoming sports season. The Associate Executive Director of the PIAA, Melissa Mertz joined Eyewitness News Friday to discuss the possible options. Mertz explained that...
    Getty LeBron James' son Bronny James is a rising star in the class of 2023. LeBron James is not the only athlete in his family as his oldest son, Bronny James Jr., is a rising high school basketball star at the notable Sierra Canyon located just outside Los Angeles, California. ESPN has Bronny...
    BALTIMORE/BALTIMORE COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — Police have arrested a Baltimore man who they say raped a woman whom he offered to give a ride last year. Police arrested Brandon Saunders, 29, of the 3900 block of Eierman Avenue, on Wednesday at his home without incident. The arrest came exactly one year after the assault, which...
    WHITMAN (CBS) — Whitman-Hanson Regional High School has canceled its in-person graduation ceremony because of a possible coronavirus exposure. The school said it did not want to risk getting anyone sick at the outdoor event that was scheduled for Friday evening. “Early this morning we learned that some members of the Whitman-Hanson Regional School District...
    Twitter/@FlvshGordon RJ Stern is one of the stars of Last Chance U. RJ Stern is one of the stars of the latest season of Last Chance U, and many fans are curious as to what the Laney College wide receiver is doing now that the Netflix show has concluded. Heavy had a chance...
    Friday night lights in Illinois have been dimmed, but the new state restrictions for sports aren't limited to high school football, which will be moved to the spring. Fearing a spread of COVID-19, Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Wednesday released guidelines for youth and recreational fall sports, which essentially cancels the upcoming high school football...
    A new study ranking school systems across the country put Illinois among the best in the nation. The website WalletHub analyzed 33 metrics – including test scores, dropout rate, pupil to teacher ratio, and statewide school closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Illinois ranked 13th in the nation, boosted by median ACT scores, which...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A meal site at Dunbar High School in Baltimore is closed Thursday following a power outage. In a news release, Baltimore City Public Schools said the site will be closed for the rest of the day. CORONAVIRUS RESOURCES:  Coronavirus Resources: How To Get Help In Maryland TIMELINE: Coronavirus...
    Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City By Félix V. Matos Rodríguez As a mentor in CUNY’s College Bridge for All program, Sebastián Sepúlveda is focused on helping high school graduates navigate the tricky transition to college and escape the so-called “summer melt,”...
    LANSING, Mich. (AP) – The Michigan High School Athletic Association cleared low-risk sports on Wednesday, allowing golf, tennis and cross country to complete, but is holding off on allowing football, volleyball and soccer games to start. MHSAA said they would decide by August 20 for those contact sports depending on how the spread of...
    ROSEMOUNT — Throughout his span as a student-athlete under the Clay High School banner, Dakota Dodds has proven to be a competitor of the highest quality. A star goalkeeper on the soccer pitch and Clay’s No. 1 ace on the mound, Dodds has proven to be a gamer from start to finish. He’ll now look...
    ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The superintendent for the Cherry Creek School District updated parents on a proposed plan for the upcoming school year. In a video announcement, the district announced it now plans to implement a hybrid learning model for middle and high school students when they return. (credit: CBS) Classes are scheduled to...
    BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – As school districts across Colorado navigate a return to in-person classes amid COVID-19, a parent in the Boulder Valley School District says the lack of bus transportation available to students is discriminatory. Maxine Most told CBS4 the district’s decision to not bus any high school students, unless they have a...
    FOX CHAPEL, Pa. (KDKA) — The current coronavirus limitations mean the red carpet celebration will have to wait for a group of young filmmakers who released their much-anticipated documentary. But they say it also means the message in their film is more important than ever. “Our Assignment from Fred Rogers” just debuted on the Swift...
    SAN ANSELMO, Calif. (KGO) -- Marin County's Tamalpais Union High School District is in the process of changing the name of Sir Francis Drake High School in San Anselmo, the district confirmed Wednesday afternoon.According to the district superintendent, "the name change process has begun."This news comes after a 30-foot tall sculpture of Sir Francis Drake...
    CHICAGO – The Illinois High School Association announced Wednesday the plan for the 2020-21 school year, postponing some sports from fall to spring and allowing others to continue but with restrictions. Under the plan, women’s and men’s golf, women’s tennis, cross country, swimming, and women’s high-jump jumps are still scheduled as fall sports and...
    LITTLE VILLAGE — Despite not having enough members for an official vote, local school councils at Little Village Lawndale High School, comprised four separate high schools on one campus, narrowly voted to recommend removing police from campus. In an 11-9 split, the school council members’ non-binding vote Tuesday afternoon will serve merely as a...
    MADISON, Wis -- Prosecutors on Wednesday charged two women, including a high school social worker, with attacking a Wisconsin state senator during a chaotic night of violence outside the state Capitol last month.Kerida O'Reilly, 33, and Samantha Hamer, 26, were each charged with one count of being a party to substantial battery, a felony punishable...
    The Department of Education is defunding a program at a top city high school that allows students to earn credits at Queens College during their senior year, The Post has learned`. Citing budget pressures, the DOE cut money for the College Bridge program at Townsend Harris High School in Queens, a pillar of its citywide...