News and information from Patch and your neighbors about schools in your towns.
While many students are happy for the unexpected break, others dread the prospect of makeup days.
Several districts continued with games, practices and other after-school activities despite cancelling class. What do you think?
The cold weather prompted a second day of school closures in the district.
Monday’s high is expected to be just -17 degrees Fahrenheit.
At least 75 people got sick at the football team’s banquet Sunday.
A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
The challenge gives schools money for increasing the number of school breakfasts served to free-and reduced-price eligible children.
As cursive becomes endangered in schools, Americans evaluate what it’s really good for.
A big change is underway in the world of American education.
A new study reveals that sexual violence among young Americans is a serious problem.
One private company estimates it will be monitoring students’ tweets in over 3,000 schools by year’s end.
Parents who do not wish to abide by the new rules can file a legal exemption.
Student loan debt likely will force today's college grads to work longer.
Regular inspection of your child’s texts, Facebook and Twitter may not show whether they’re involved in cyberbullying.
To do everything you’re supposed to do, you’d need a time machine.
The debate over homework rages among American parents and educators, and many question its value altogether.
Reports of severe allergic reactions have spiked, but that doesn’t mean your kid’s PB&J’s are banned.
Convincing kids to skip classic calorie-laden snacks is simple if you’ve got delicious, homemade alternatives on hand.
Applications are being accepted by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture through Nov. 1 for schools to apply for the grant funding.
France wants to ban Honey Boo Boo-style pageants and crass child advertising. The former would never happen in the US, but the latter could.