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Ariz. High School District Honored for AP Performance

Honorificabilitudinitatibus is the word Trevor Packer used today to describe Glendale Union High School District.

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Ithaca (N.Y.): City, School District Collaborate on Safe Routes to School

The City of Ithaca and Ithaca City School District are working together to make it safer for students to get to school.

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Tenn. Schools 'Woefully Unprepared' for Upcoming Online Assessments

Like a lot of school districts across the state, Sumner County Schools are ill-prepared for new online assessments students are required to begin taking in the 2014-15 school year, school officials say.

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Ore. School District Gets $500,000 for School-Based Health Clinic

Centennial School District soon will house the first School-Based Health Center in Multnomah County without a Portland address, a project linked to the health reform goals of President Obama and Gov. John Kitzhaber.

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Mass. Teachers, NAACP Team to Tackle Education Issue

The Massachusetts Teachers Union and local NAACP are teaming to tackle a gap in education achievement they say affects students of color and low-income students.

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Newtown Board of Ed Asked To Consider Cops In All Schools

Some parents in Newtown are urging the local Board of Education to consider stationing police at all town schools as the board puts together its budget proposal for 2013-2014.

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Report: Maine Students Ahead of Nation in College Readiness

Maine’s high school graduates are less likely to need remedial courses in college than their counterparts across the nation, according to the first reports from Maine’s colleges detailing how many incoming freshmen need to take remedial math or reading courses.

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Spartanburg County (S.C.) Schools Increase Security After Student Threat

Additional law enforcement is in place at two Spartanburg District 5 schools on Tuesday after a threat was made by a student.

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Broward County (Fla.) Magnet Schools Application Deadline Nears

For Broward parents, sorting through the more than 60 public school magnet programs now available — options as varied as architecture or marine science, ranging from kindergarten to high school — might seem like a daunting task. But with the help of school open houses, informative online web chats, and the time remaining before the Feb. 13 application deadline, finding the right program can be easy, experts say.

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Under-Enrolled Sacramento District May Close Multiple City Schools

Trustees in the Sacramento City Unified School District will begin discussions this week on closing what one official said is a "significant" number of under-enrolled schools, nearly a year after the school board wrangled over closing three elementary campuses and ultimately voted to close just one.

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