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Stafford MSD middle school finishes construction in time for new school year

Stafford Municipal School District’s new middle school is nearly completed. The $26 million school will be finished Aug. 5, just in time for the 2020-2021 school year.  Classes start Aug. 19, but they will be online only for at least the first f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2020

New HISD high school won"t open on time due to delays caused by Covid-19

This story excerpt is courtesy of our partners at KHOU 11. Click here for KHOU's full story. HOUSTON — The Houston Independent School District said a new high school that was scheduled to open at the beginning of the upcoming school year will not.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2020

Dreams grounded: Cadet pilots face uncertain future as coronavirus turns shortage to surplus

Mark, 34, quit his job as a town planner in London last year to start flight-training school, buoyed by a conditional offer of employment with budget carrier easyJet at a time when the airline industry was desperately short of pilots......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 1st, 2020

Inslee closes schools for the remainder of the school year as coronavirus deaths continue to rise

Gov. Jay Inslee on Monday cancelled school for the rest of the school year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Online distance learning will continue through June and high school seniors are expected to graduate on time, Inslee said. He noted that .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2020

Five things you need to know today, and will my kids go back to school this year?

Hello, Cincinnati. I don’t know about you, but I’m glad to be past April Fools’ Day. Even when we’re not in the middle of a pandemic, it’s a pain for journalists to wade through emails and Twitter posts to determine what is news and what .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2020

10-year changes in middle-school enrollment at WNY’s 98 public school districts

This page shows changes in middle-school enrollment between the 2010 and 2020 academic years for all 98 Western New York school districts. They’re ranked from the biggest gain to the biggest loss (in percentage terms)......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2020

Coronavirus-related school closures could erase 1.5% from GDP this year, new report says

Getty Images The coronavirus pandemic has led to school closures around the world.  As working parents have to take time off or reduce work to take care of chil.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 13th, 2020

Movie makers: At Fourthwall Youth Studios, students put career skills into practice

For much of his school career, playing football was everything for Xander Wynn. But injuries last year meant a change of plans for the 16-year-old Walnut Hills High sophomore. Fortunately, he had been working on a backup plan since middle school. Sinc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 6th, 2020

Dallas ISD chief auditor faces job review despite finding contract overpayments in district

The Dallas Independent School District chief auditor is under a performance review within a year of his hiring — and soon after he questioned the district’s performance in millions of dollars of potential construction contract overpayments. Two au.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2020

New Mexico"s oil boom makes school enrollments spike

The district began the school year above 10,000 students for only the second time in its history......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 23rd, 2019

Top 10 best college cities in the U.S.: Austin ranked No.1

It’s that time of the year when high school seniors across the country are busy with college applications. They have to think about more than... The post Top 10 best college cities in the U.S.: Austin ranked No.1 appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 10th, 2019

Hawaii"s best public middle schools for 2020, according to Niche

University Laboratory School on Oahu is the best public middle school in the Islands according to a recent report from Niche.com Inc., a ratings and review company. Every year Niche.com's website releases a ranking of middle schools across the cou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2019

Class act: These are the best private high schools in Central Florida

Alarm clocks are buzzing, school buses are rolling and the sound of the bell is signaling the end of summer vacation and the start of the new school year. It's also time for Niche Inc.’s ranking publication of the  “2020 Best Private High School.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 5th, 2019

5 strategies to finance your child’s college education

It’s around this time of year when it starts to sink in – how are we going to pay for our child’s college education? The good news is you’re not alone. In the 2018-19 school year, families spent an average of $26,226 on college tuition wit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 1st, 2019

Bulletproof Backpack Sales Spike Once Again During "Back To School" Shopping

It's that time of year again — back to school shopping — and what is besides pencils, binders and notebooks the hottest item parents will send their children to school with? Fo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 16th, 2019

4 back-to-school shopping mistakes to avoid

OK, parents, it’s that time of year, again: back-to-school shopping season! Buzz60's Lenneia Batiste gives tips to help you avoid some .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 9th, 2019

Back-to-school shopping: Money-saving tips to stretch your budget

Preparing for the new school year is pricey, but it's possible to save time and money. Thirteen states have back-to-school tax holidays in August......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 3rd, 2019

Back-to-school shopping: Money-saving tips to stretch your budget

Preparing for the new school year is pricey, but it's possible to save time and money. Thirteen states have back-to-school tax holidays in August......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 3rd, 2019

Back-to-school shopping tips: How to save money on supplies, technology, clothes and more

Preparing for the new school year is pricey, but it's possible to save time and money. Thirteen states have back-to-school ta.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 3rd, 2019

Need a laptop that can take a beating during the school year?

Rugged laptops are often as thick as a briefcase and covered in what feels like an inch of rubber. That's great for if you're on a construction site, but won't work for students. You don't have.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 25th, 2019

(Countdown) Here are the 25 top-rated high schools in the Dayton region

The new school year is right around the corner. So what better time to look at the top high schools across the Dayton region.   A major selling point for the Dayton region is its schools. This extends from elementary schools through colleges and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2019