Facilities

11/7/2011

11/7/2011

All five school buildings in the neighborhoods that surround East High School are top-notch. And this, in an odd way, is the problem.

11/1/2011

11/1/2011

Jackson Public Schools needs about $176.2 million for renovation, repair and modernization of classrooms, according to the Council of the Great City Schools, a coalition of U.S. urban school districts.

11/1/2011

A new, free white paper assists schools and municipalities with management of the challenges and costs that can result from the discovery of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in their buildings.

10/31/2011

10/31/2011

School districts across Indiana could find themselves risking parental wrath by getting out of the transportation business as they struggle with shrinking revenues and property tax caps.

10/26/2011

10/26/2011

The Austin school district might move students out of schools but won't officially close campuses in 2012-13, Superintendent Meria Carstarphen said Monday during a school board meeting.

10/25/2011

10/25/2011

About 700 new seats would be created under a proposal to expand several high-performing Boston schools, Superintendent Carol R. Johnson said.

10/25/2011

In just six weeks, Whole Foods Market shoppers donated more than $2 million in stores and online to support the School Garden Grant Program, the first major initiative of the Whole Kids Foundation.

10/20/2011

10/20/2011

Every day, Donnie Hodges totes his backpack into Nolan Elementary School and heads for kindergarten class — searching for his seat among 54 classmates.

10/20/2011

The Senate threw its support behind the potato Tuesday, voting to block an Obama administration proposal to limit the vegetable on school lunch lines.

10/19/2011

10/19/2011

The Florida Board of Education got a glimpse of continued improvements at Miami Edison Senior High on Tuesday, just three months after board members decided to keep the struggling school and Miami Central Senior High open.

10/18/2011

10/18/2011

Today marks the beginning of a week dedicated to school bus safety, a topic that's sure to be on the minds of local residents following a pair of recent school bus crashes.

10/18/2011

Wake County's school board is expected to vote Tuesday on a new student assignment plan, even though there are calls within the community to wait.

10/17/2011

10/17/2011

Los Angeles public schools are in need of billions of dollars in repairs and renovations, according to the findings of a report released Friday on the condition of schools in the nation's largest districts.

10/5/2011

10/5/2011

Wake County school administrators today said the new student assignment plan meets the fast-growing area's needs while letting families go to their closest schools and not worry any longer about their children being reassigned.

10/4/2011

10/4/2011

Mercer Island needs new schools, say a group of community members, and the time to build them is now.

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