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The future is unclear for students at the Charter High School for Architecture and Design.
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Mike DeNardo
June 13, 2019 - 3:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The future is unclear for students at one Philadelphia charter school now that the School Board Thursday approved the school's offer to surrender its charter. Rather than endure a long and expensive hearing process after a non-renewal recommendation, the board of the...
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Elliot Weinbaum
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Mike DeNardo
June 03, 2019 - 12:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Kids, of course, have access to their class textbooks and school library, but with the launch of a project in 10 Philly schools, kindergarten through third-graders have been able to pick out books they're truly interested in — and keep it in their personal home...
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School hallway.
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May 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 6-year-old girl found out that it's harder than you think to get out of going to school. A 6-year-old British girl drew red dots on herself to convince her parents that she shouldn't have to go to school because she had...
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April 20, 2019 - 11:15 am
DORAL, Fla. (AP) — A road crew in Florida should get an "F'' for spelling. A motorist on Thursday spotted the error, realizing that workers in Doral had made a mistake when painting the word "school" at a pedestrian crossing in the road. Instead of S-C-H-O-O-L, it was spelled S-C-O-H-O-L. #UPDATE...
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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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College students
March 15, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — You think your parents embarrassed you in high school? The parents of a ninth-grader in Florida complained when their son's math class was too hard, and the school agreed to change his class. But when the new class proved...
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This car shows a dent in the hod where it struck two school children.
Dan Wing/KYW Newsradio
March 05, 2019 - 8:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two children were hit by a car on their way to school in North Philadelphia on Tuesday morning. Philadelphia Police say a 7-year-old boy and a 4-year-old girl were walking to school with their mother around 7 a.m. when they stepped out into the street and into the...
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The nearest school to one Wyoming kindergartner is more than an hour drive's away. In harsh winter months in the rural area north of Laramie, that trek can be too difficult to cross and infeasible to pass.
Albany School District No 1 via CNN
February 27, 2019 - 8:55 pm
By Shelby Copeland, CNN (CNN) - - The nearest school to one Wyoming kindergartner is more than an hour's drive away. In harsh winter months in the rural area north of Laramie, that trek can be too difficult to cross and infeasible to pass. So, a Wyoming school district will open a school just for...
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Franck Lafortune
New Jersey State Police
Ian Bush
February 06, 2019 - 1:50 pm
SHAMONG TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A Burlington County school bus driver has been arrested and charged with watching porn in front of school children. New Jersey State Police say 64-year-old Franck Lafortune of Burlington Township was using his phone to view a sexually explicit video before...
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Dan Wing
January 15, 2019 - 10:10 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A vehicle crashed into a preschool in Lower Bucks County on Tuesday morning. The vehicle struck the First Children's Academy on Street Road in Upper Southampton around 9 a.m. There is no word on whether the driver of the vehicle or anyone inside the building is...
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