Poquoson High School in Poquoson, Virginia, will not have a football game Friday night after videos of its players reportedly shouting racial epithets went viral. What are the details? Poquoson High School administrators announced the team will forfeit its game Friday against York High School, according to WAVY-TV. The videos, which made their way to
A mural series depicting the life of former President George Washington may be painted over at San Francisco’s George Washington High School because it “glorifies slavery, genocide, colonization, manifest destiny, white supremacy, oppression” and “traumatizes students.” What’s the background? Russian-American painter Victor Arnautoff created the mural series on the walls of the school before it
A New Jersey high school student said the National Honor Society rejected him due his public support of President Donald Trump — but the superintendent countered that political affiliation isn’t a factor in NHS selection, the Asbury Park Press reported. Holmdel High School junior Boris Kizenko said in an interview this week with WXKW-FM that
An Indiana state senator wants high school students to pass a 100-question citizenship test to earn a diploma. “There is a deficiency in government and civics knowledge and it’s getting worse,” Sen. Dennis Kruse, a Republican, told The Journal Gazette. What is the proposal? Kruse’s proposed Senate Bill 132 would require students to pass the
Getty Images by Charlie Nash1 May 20180 1 May, 20181 May, 2018 Branden River High School in Bradenton, Florida, could make bras officially mandatory for female students following a controversy surrounding one of their students who was forced to put Band-Aids over her nipples after showing up for class without a bra on under her shirt.
by Nate Church26 Apr 20180 26 Apr, 201826 Apr, 2018 Teacher and coach, 29-year-old Raquel Eleana Spencer, was behaving erratically at Northwest Whitfield High School where she was allegedly caught with heroin. According to reporting by the Atlanta Journal-Consitution, both students and teachers had noticed Spencer’s strange behavior before she was approached by the school’s administrative officials. Spencer
Parkland shooting survivor and gun control activist David Hogg says his teachers are “very understanding” when he skips school for gun control rallies. Axios asked Hogg, “How do you do all this and make sure you graduate?” Hogg replied, “Good question. Talking to my teachers and trying to work it out day by day. I