The Paterson, N.J. school district set aside five days and have already used four. The district could opt to add school days at the end of June or take away some of the scheduled days off in April if they go over five snow days.
The state requires schools to hold a lockdown drill as well as a shooting drill twice per year.
More than 350 local school board members in New Jersey face losing their jobs or even going to jail for not completing a criminal background check required under a new law.
Not every parent wants a picture or video of their child or children posted online.
Unlike in other states, voters get a direct say on their taxes to pay for schools. They’ll also vote on school board candidates.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie singled out this superintendent’s contract as a “poster boy” for greed, but now the state has approved it.
Students in New Jersey might find fewer teachers and larger classes when they return to school in a few weeks.