Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 07/24/2013 - 2:22pm
Board members voted to approve a guaranteed maximum price of $4,168,199 to be paid to Hammond Construction to complete the project. The figure includes $3,865,745 to cover subcontracted work, $155,832 for construction personnel costs, and Hammond's fee of $53,491.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 07/24/2013 - 2:05pm
The Democrat said in a statement Friday that she's "going to keep fighting to try and bring relief to Newtown and every community that has experienced unimaginable tragedy" and allow them to apply for federal funds to help cover construction costs.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 07/24/2013 - 10:58am
The administrative law judge who presided over the reinstatement hearings of five suspended DeKalb County (Ga.) school board members has ruled that two failed to make a case for remaining in office.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Tue, 07/23/2013 - 5:36pm
Perry Campbell was appointed to fill the board seat vacated by the death of Stacie Olson. Campbell, who will have to run for election in November, will be sworn in at the August board meeting.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 07/23/2013 - 3:51pm
Four public schools statewide that teach only special-needs students wound up classified as "failing" under Republican-backed legislation enacted this year.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 07/23/2013 - 3:46pm
MCPS and the Maryland State Department of Education said the test is not yet aligned with new Common Core State Standards some school systems, including Montgomery, are already implementing.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 07/23/2013 - 3:41pm
A federal judge on Monday denied a bid by parents seeking to prevent Sacramento City Unified from closing seven elementary campuses.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 07/23/2013 - 3:38pm
Hillsborough County's school district will build an elementary and middle school in the southeastern part of the county and is renovating three elementaries this year.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 07/23/2013 - 3:33pm
Just sit back and watch as the St. Louis Public Schools and KIPP charter schools combine forces to show the St. Louis region the educational wave of the future.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 07/23/2013 - 3:21pm
Instead of using his badge, uniform and handcuffs to protect and serve, Robert Lellock used them to threaten, blackmail and victimize four troubled students at Arthur J. Rooney Middle School in the late 1990s, a prosecutor said Tuesday.