high school

"Temple of Time"
Wilfredo Lee/AP, file
May 20, 2019 - 7:39 am
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — A wooden temple built as a memorial to the 17 victims of a Florida high school mass shooting was set ablaze Sunday in a symbolic gesture of healing. The "Temple of Time" public art installation was set afire at a ceremony hosted by the cities of Parkland and Coral Springs...
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A mock lockdown drill.
Rachel Denny Clow/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP, file
May 10, 2019 - 7:19 am
BALTIMORE (AP) — The actions of students who died tackling gunmen at two U.S. campuses a week apart have been hailed as heroic. At a growing number of schools around the country, they also reflect guidance to students, at least in some situations, to do what they can to disrupt shootings. A...
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Officials guide students off a bus and into a recreation center where they were reunited with their parents after a shooting at a suburban Denver middle school Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Highlands Ranch, Colo.
AP Photo/David Zalubowski
May 08, 2019 - 9:00 am
By Kathleen Foody and P. Solomon Banda, Associated Press HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — Two high school students shot and killed a classmate and injured eight others at a charter school in a Colorado community that marked the 20th anniversary of one of the nation's worst school shootings just weeks...
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Suzanne Monaghan
April 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Prom is a celebratory rite of passage for teenagers, but it can be a dangerous night for teen driving. Twelve years ago Frank Gallagher's daughter, Lacey, was headed to the Poconos after her senior prom. "She was in the backseat of the car, in the middle, always wore...
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Jim Melwert
April 09, 2019 - 1:37 pm
RADNOR TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — In two weeks, the Radnor Township School Board will vote on whether to change school start times. If approved by the April 23 board meeting, the new start times would go into effect in the fall, pushing Radnor High School’s start time from 7:35 a.m. to 8:30 a...
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Dreamstime
April 01, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Studies have shown that in the course of a lifetime, one out of eight people will experience depression. According to a new report published in The Journal...
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Dreamstime
Suzanne Monaghan
February 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It's the time of year when high school seniors wait to hear if they've been accepted to their choice colleges. However, what should be an exciting experience is overwhelmed by angst for many. The pressure to get accepted into a top college is causing mental health...
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Football practice.
Dreamstime
Mike Dougherty
February 14, 2019 - 3:51 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — In an effort to make high school football safer, officials in New Jersey are limiting the amount of contact allowed during practice. Starting this year, coaches will only have 15 minutes per week for live tackling drills during the football season and six hours total of...
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Dreamstime
Jim Melwert
February 08, 2019 - 3:31 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- The movement to start high school later is gaining steam. The push to change start times is based on sleep studies that show the average sleep cycle during adolescence shifts about two hours later. “The rhythms of the students is they are still going...
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A football coach at a high school in South Jersey has been arrested. The Burlington County Prosecutors Office say he had sex with a student.
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office.
Andrew Kramer
February 07, 2019 - 7:06 pm
BURLINGTON COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A football coach at a high school in South Jersey has been arrested. The Burlington County Prosecutors Office say he had sex with a student. Mark Kinney, 31, of Clementon, has been charged with sexual assault, endangering the welfare of a child and official...
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