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Framingham Superintendent issues one paragraph press release that Mark Prince is leaving Framingham Public Schools.
Students at Cameron, Fuller and Walsh middle schools will start class on Wednesday, Aug. 27
The changes were made to alleviate traffic congestion on Water Street and to improve safety for students & families.
James Foley, 40, a freelance journalist was killed this week by his Islamic State Group captors.
History teacher hired as new vice principal for Framingham High School. He is assigned to the Class of 2016.
Framingham resident Adam Goldberg was hired as Framingham High School's new principal in June.
The high school sent out schedules to more than 2,000 students that indicated school started at 6 a.m.. School starts at 7:25 a.m.
There was a glitch in the Framingham Public School system that sent out the high school students' schedules with the wrong school hours.
School employees, school leaders and parents have not heard or seen Framingham Assistant Superintendent Park Prince since before July 4th.
The Christa McAuliffe Charter School will close early on Friday, Sept. 19 & not re-open for students until Monday, Sept 29 due to the move.
The new director will replace Anna Cross, who retired in June.
The Commonwealth, working with MassBay Communiuty College, released a request for proposal for property in downtown Framingham to be a part of the college's new campus.
Framingham Superintendent of Schools and the Framingham School Committee wanted to move school administrative offices to the Perini Building for 5 years at a cost of $328,000 a year.
The MutualOne Charitable Foundation recently awarded $7,000 to Reed Academy in Framingham for the purchase of iPads for student use in technology education and theater/creative arts programs
This morning, July 19 at 10 a.m. there is a playdate for children and parents of the first class at King Elementary to get to know each other at Hemenway Elementary's playground.
Brophy afterschool care will be provided by Springboard Education in America and Stapleton will have Kidsborough, like Dunning Elementary School.
The decision not to renew the MetroWest YMCA contract for afterschool care at Brophy Elementary comes days after a program at Stapleton Elementary School for 29 years was not renewed.
With school starting at the end of August, working parents are unhappy the program was not renewed and that they have no information on the new vendor or what will be available for their chi
Framingham Selectmen would still need to approve the 5-year lease at $328,000 a year before the Framingham School administration could move.
Framingham Public Schools: "Student performance reflected an overall decline in percent of students in advanced/proficient categories over the past four years."