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Science Lab Mishap Sickens 17 People At Hudson Valley High School

A chemical mishap in a high school science lab Tuesday sent more than two dozen people to hospitals to be checked out, and forced the evacuation of the school for the rest of the day.

12/04/2012

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Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School Students

The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.

08/01/2012

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Pennsylvania High School Up For Sale On eBay For $600,000

Forget magazine drives and candy sales. A cash-strapped high school near Philadelphia hopes to raise money by auctioning itself on eBay.

07/02/2012

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School Board To Cover Religious Symbols At N.J. High School Graduation

The Neptune Township graduation will take place at the Ocean Grove Great Auditorium, but the school board has agreed to cover religious symbols and students and guests will enter through side and back doors to avoid a 20-foot cross on the building in the religious enclave.

05/26/2011

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Diplomat’s Daughter Sues After Wrongful Arrest In Queens

The daughter of an Indian diplomat was suing New York City for arresting her after someone else sent nasty e-mails to her high school teacher. Krittika Biswas was subsequently cleared of any wrongdoing.

05/25/2011

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Brooklyn Students Accused Of Attacking Girl With Padlock Inside Sock

Five Brooklyn high school students have been charged with attacking another student with a padlock inside a sock. The 17-year-old victim said in a published report that she wasn’t able to open her jaw after the April 1 attack.

04/15/2011

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Briarcliff Manor Students, Parents Fight Schedule Changes

A longer school day, fewer elective courses, and teacher layoffs are among proposed changes that have the town of Briarcliff Manor up in arms Thursday.

02/24/2011

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Long Island Students Spend Vacation Collecting Food

Hundreds of Long Island high school students are spending their winter break at Island Harvest in Uniondale helping to prepare and distribute food for the needy.

02/23/2011

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Long Island Police Probe Teen’s Death

Detective Lt. Gerard Pelkofsky says Matthew Yuhas was drinking alcohol with friends at a neighbor’s house in East Moriches. He says he fell asleep at some point and was discovered unresponsive late Sunday morning.

02/15/2011

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NJ High School Athlete Dies After Swim

B.J. Giannone had finished a 200-yard freestyle relay when the senior from Saint Peter’s Prep High School collapsed.

02/01/2011

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Westchester Hires Bkg Search Consultants To Find New Principal

After Westchester County discovered that Pleasantville High School’s most recent principal was misusing $90,000 in student funds, the school district decided to step up its efforts when it comes to hiring.

01/10/2011

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NJ Scraps Biology Test Requirement, For Now

Acting Education Commissioner Rochelle Hendricks told the state’s public school districts earlier this month that passing the test won’t be mandatory just yet.

12/29/2010

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Bronx Teacher Suffers Miscarriage Stopping Fight

The fight broke out in a classroom at the Explorations Academy in the Bronx.

12/10/2010

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L.I. High School To House Drug Rehab Clinic

The idea is to bring help to drug and alcohol addicted students by housing an out-patient clinic – at William Floyd High School in Mastic Beach.

11/17/2010

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L.I. High School Coach Resigns Amid Sex Allegation

In a lawsuit, Rachel Primm, who is now 21-years-old, claims she began having sex with her basketball coach during her senior year of high school.

11/02/2010

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