In the wake of the Connecticut school tragedy, the New Castle Area School District has taken a no-nonsense approach when it comes to school safety and security.
The Lawrence County District Attorney tells KDKA he’s planning a county-wide school safety summit in early January in the wake of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.
A grieving Connecticut town braced itself Monday to bury the first two of the 20 small victims of an elementary school gunman and debated when classes could resume – and where, given the carnage in the building and the children’s associations with it.
Although Newtown schools will remain closed Monday, officials have decided to hold a supervised program for district students.
City of Pittsburgh property owners could end up with higher tax rates on their property. That is a proposal by the Pittsburgh Public School superintendent. It’s part of a plan to have enough money on hand to refund those who win their reassessment appeals.
The news is not good when it comes to the academic achievement of students in Pittsburgh Public Schools. The A-Plus Schools’ annual report was released Monday.
Four students were hurt Thursday afternoon when glass broke out of a window and fell on them at Belle Vernon Area High School in Fayette County
The Ten Commandments monument that stood outside of a school in Fayette County for more than 50 years have been covered after a national group says it received a complaint.
It was back to class today for Pittsburgh Public Schools, but the first day of school comes after some major changes in the district including the closing of several schools.
KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk Pittsburgh Public School’s Superintendent Dr Linda Lane about what students and parents can expect this year.
Three people have been arrested after allegedly breaking in and trashing a Washington County high school last week.
There’s a major clean-up going on at a school in Washington County after vandals broke in and trashed the place twice.
The idea of being “friends” on Facebook sounds innocent enough, especially to young children. But authorities in Beaver County jumped into action when someone recently got a bit too friendly with some kids.
Schools are being closed, teachers are being laid off and programs are being cut as more school districts struggle with budget shortfalls. However, a KDKA investigation found that the pay and compensation for school superintendents in the region is quickly on the rise.
The Bethel Park School District is mourning the death of Superintendent Dr. Thomas A. Knight.