SAT Test-Takers To Be Assigned ‘Adversity Score’ Reflecting Social, Economic BackgroundsHigh school students who take the SATs will not only get a test score, but now they’ll also get an adversity score.
Parents' Survival Guide For Oakland Teachers StrikePicket lines went up outside Oakland schools early Thursday after negotiators failed to reach an agreement on a new contract. What is a parent to do?
Student Stabbed Near Concord's Mt. Diablo High SchoolAn 18-year-old student at Mt. Diablo High School in Concord has been treated after being stabbed off campus Monday morning.
Daly City Police Investigate Report Of Armed Person At High School CampusA high school in Daly City was briefly on lockdown Friday afternoon following reports of a person with a gun on campus, police said.
Backlash Over San Jose Unified's Plan To Tear Down Leland High, Bret HarteA proposal to tear down Leland High and Bret Harte Middle School in San Jose has caused a backlash among some students, parents and neighbors.
Alameda Schools Dump 'Sexist' School Dress CodeThe new policy amounts to a sweeping reversal of the modern school dress code and makes Alameda the latest school district in the country to adopt a more permissive policy it says is less sexist.
Oakland Police Investigate Shots Fired Near Elementary SchoolPolice in Oakland on Friday were investigating a barrage of gunshots fired right next to an elementary school Thursday afternoon that sent terrified students running for cover.
San Jose Teacher Wanted For Robbery Arrested On Campus With Loaded FirearmPolice in San Jose on Wednesday arrested a middle school teacher in connection with a February robbery and found him in possession of a firearm at the school where he worked when he was taken into custody.
Getting Alameda Schools To Relax Dress Code Was Valuable Lesson In Student PoliticsWhen students go back to school in Alameda next week, there will be fewer dress code restrictions thanks to some students who fought for fashion justice, and won.
Elementary School Opens Meditation Room To 'Replace Behaviors'"It's not punishing students; it's helping them to replace behaviors they don't want to have as a response to certain situations."
South Carolina Schools End Snow Days, Will Have Students Learn OnlineIt may be the middle of summer, but one South Carolina school district is already planning to eliminate their student's snow days.
Teens Arrested With Pellet Gun, Alcohol At Santa Rosa SchoolTwo teens were arrested Tuesday after Santa Rosa police were called to an elementary school when the suspects were reportedly seen with a gun, authorities said.
School Security Officer Arrested For Using Stun Gun On StudentA Missouri school security officer has been arrested after allegedly using a stun gun on a 14-year-old student.
5-Year-Old Claims Teachers Taped Mouth Shut, Threw Out LunchA Michigan family is demanding answers after their five-year-old son claims two teachers repeatedly taped his mouth shut and threw out his lunch at school.
Concord Police Arrest Student Who Allegedly Brought Loaded Guns To SchoolPolice arrested an 18-year-old student at a Concord high school Wednesday after he allegedly brought a gun to school.