Ex-L.I. Principal Gets 60 Days In Prison, 10 Years' Probation For Sex With TeenA former Long Island school principal was sentenced to 60 days in prison and 10 years’ probation Wednesday, after pleading guilty to having sex with a teenage boy.
Long Island Principal Accused Of Plagiarizing Yearbook Message To SeniorsThe words in the yearbook at Roosevelt High School in Roosevelt, Long Island, appear to be lifted from another school. While school officials said it was a clerical error, others have alleged it was plagiarism.
Brooklyn School Introduces App To Report Bullying AnonymouslyA Brooklyn school is taking its battle against bullying into the digital age. An app called Bridg-iT is intended to bully-proof schools by allowing students to report what they hear anonymously.
Investigation Under Way Into Conditions At P.S. 106 In Far RockawayPrincipal Marcella Sills is under fire over her leadership at P.S. 106 in Far Rockaway, which was hit hard by Superstorm Sandy. More than a year later, the school still doesn't have enough textbooks for students and other basics.
Parents Vent About Woes With Principal At Far Rockaway SchoolParents have reported some signs of progress, but many remained frustrated with the principal Wednesday at beleaguered P.S. 106 in Far Rockaway, which has been slammed as the city’s worst school with its lack of textbooks and gym classes.
Brooklyn Principal Retires After 50 Years At JHS 201When Madeleine Brennan took over at the helm, JFK was in the White House and they were still building the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge.
Dance Called Off At N.J. School Over Threat Stemming From Strapless Dress BanA dance was canceled at Readington Middle School in New Jersey Friday night, after reports of threats stemming from a ban on strapless dresses at an eighth grade dance scheduled for later.
Staged Accident Hits Point Home About Driving Drunk For L.I. StudentsStudents in Massapequa, Long Island, have been through a rare and sobering experience, as the football field was turned into the scene of a simulated deadly drunken driving accident.
Teen Charged In Chalkboard Threat To Assassinate PrincipalA teen from Nassau County has been charged with a felony, after he allegedly wrote on the blackboard that he wanted to “assassinate the principal and take over the school.”
L.I. Man Arrested After Allegedy Threatening To Shoot Up High SchoolA man was facing serious charges Saturday, after he allegedly made a threatening remark about the high school from which he graduated more than a decade ago.
Sandy Hook Principal Dawn Hochsprung Remembered For Heroic ActsThe darkness and rain Tuesday night could not keep hundreds from the Naugatuck Town Green, where they huddled with candles to praise the life of Sandy Hook Elementary School principal Dawn Hochsprung.
Slain Principal At Newtown, Conn. School Remembered For Work On SafetyThe principal gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., was being remembered Saturday for the safety policies she helped develop before the horrific shooting rampage.
Low Enrollment, Controversy Forces Changes At Brooklyn Arabic SchoolWhen it opened four years ago the Khalil Gibran School became a lightning rod for criticism. Opponents feared it would teach Islamic extremism. The founding principal sued the city after she said she was forced out.
Westchester Hires Bkg Search Consultants To Find New PrincipalAfter 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.
N.J. Mom Cleared In Case Of Cursing At PrincipalA judge has dismissed a disorderly conduct charge against a New Jersey mom who cursed at a principal after her daughter was "pantsed.''