Westhampton Beach Student With Down Syndrome To Be Bused Out; Parents Call It DiscriminationA Westhampton Beach student wants to continue to be mainstreamed and remain with his friends, sibling and classmates.
School District Sues Superintendent Over Alleged Salary OverpaymentsThe district seeks the return of $37,733.73 in its lawsuit, which is tentatively scheduled to be heard on June 18.
Springfield School District Decides To Ban Costumes On HalloweenThere won’t be any witches, vampires, ghosts or goblins roaming the halls this Halloween in Springfield because the school district has decided to ban costumes.
NJ Group Raises Money To Save KindergartenThe jobs of eight teachers would be saved if the Bernards Township school board votes to accept the money raised by Dr. Adam Hecht and his wife.
NY School Audits Find Health Benefits For The DeadA state audit shows 10 school districts in New York paid nearly $239,000 for health insurance benefits for dead or ineligible retirees.
Council Urges Schools To Sue Accused Ex-SuperintendentMichael Ritacco was accused of taking as much as $2 million in a bribery kickback scheme involving his leadership of the Toms River Regional school district.
NJ School Superintendent Pleads Not GuiltyMichael Ritacco retired last month after he was arrested on fraud and bribery charges stemming from an alleged insurance-kickback scheme that federal officials called "staggering" in its scope.