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School Districts Halt Testing Amid New Problems

Florida school districts are suspending testing amid a new round of problems with the state’s online tests.


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High School Policy Requires Students To Have Escorts To Go To Bathroom During Class

A new policy at Zephyrhills High School will require students to be escorted to the bathroom during class.


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Middle School Student Stabbed, Suspect In Custody

School officials in Palm Beach County say a student has been stabbed at Polo Park Middle School and a suspect is in custody.


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Police Release 300 Reports Involving Florida State Athletes

Tallahassee Police say that while processing a public records request, they discovered a misstep in a sexual assault case involving a Florida State football player.


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Number Of Top-Rated High Schools Falls

The number of top rated high schools in Florida is dropping.


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Study Says Home-Packed Lunches Less Nutritious Than School-Made Meals

A new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what’s offered at school.


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Pediatricians’ Rx For Schools: Later Start Times

Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.


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Motorists Urged To Use Caution As Schools Open

MIAMI (AP) — Motorists across Florida are urged to use caution on the roads as students across Florida return to school. Many schools across the state are opening their doors this week. Police agencies urge […]

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Back To School Study Tips For Teens

Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.


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5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help With

Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.



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