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2 Pennsylvania Colleges Rank In Top 5 Party Schools

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — If partying is on your list of factors for picking a college, you might want to consider two Pennsylvania schools.

Princeton Review released their list of the best party schools. 40 more words


West Philly School Faces Big Changes To Start Year

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Students returning to one West Philadelphia school will find a complete change when classes begin in September.

It’ll be an entirely new staff and management at what was Huey Elementary at 52nd and Pine. 155 more words


School Founded On Second Chances Opens Soon In Kensington

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A Kensington school with a focus on helping struggling students opens for the first time next month.

The Liguori Academy applied to be a charter school two years ago, but was turned away by the School Reform Commission. 175 more words


Ursinus Makes Offer To Students That’s Hard To Refuse

COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. (CBS) – A local liberal arts college is working to reduce tuition sticker shock by halving the yearly cost to qualified students, no matter their family’s income. 116 more words


Philadelphia School District Makes Returning To Class Fun

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Thousands of families turned out for the Philadelphia school district’s Back-to-School event in Fairmount Park Friday.

Julian King was part of the entertainment, but he was also one of the thousands of students celebrating the start of school: 119 more words


University Says 'Stop White People' Event Was 'Ironic'

By AJ Willingham

BINGHAMTOM, N.Y. (CNN) — Binghamton University officials have come forward with an explanation after a student-led Resident Assistant program called #StopWhitePeople2K16 nearly cause the internet to explode with anger. 505 more words


Understanding ESSA

President Obama signed the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) into law last December. ESSA reauthorized the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) and made substantial changes to the previous version of the law known as No Child Left Behind (NCLB). 190 more words

Family Engagement