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Elementary School Students

Spate Of Elementary Student Arrests Alarm Justice Officials

The Orlando Sentinel | Lauren Roth and Leslie Postal | Posted 01.15.2013 | Education

Janay Jelks loves singing, coloring and Dora the Explorer. She's 12 but has the mental age of a preschooler. She also has a felony rap sheet. Janay ...

Mobile Meth Lab Found On School Playground

Posted 12.25.2012 | Education

A group of first-graders at Mitchell-Neilson Primary School in Murfreesboro, Tenn. had their recess cut short this week when their teacher found remna...

Elementary Students Caught With Fake Drugs, Knives, Spray Paint

Posted 10.10.2012 | Education

In the past two weeks, students at North Woods International Elementary School in Wisconsin have been caught with knives, spray paint and fake marijua...

7-Year-Old Kicked Off School Bus, Forced To Wander Alone

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 05.30.2012 | Education

Amber Hobdy, a mother from Eagle Mountain, Utah, is outraged after her 7-year-daughter Kya was allegedly kicked off a school bus in an unfamiliar neig...

Suppose They Gave a Standardized Test and Nobody Came?

Amanda Krauss | Posted 07.15.2012 | Education
Amanda Krauss

It is impossible for teachers to do their job in a system where their own assessments of students are inconsequential and their performance is judged on students' execution of questionable and secretly derived metrics.

Four Students, Under 10-Years-Old, Arrested At A Baltimore Elementary School

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 04.02.2012 | Education

Three 9-year-old girls and an 8-year-old boy were handcuffed and arrested at Morrell Park Elementary School in Baltimore, Md., after allegedly being i...

3rd Graders Allegedly Have Oral Sex In Classroom

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 03.26.2012 | Education

An unnamed teacher at Tallulah Elementary School in Tallulah, La., has been fired after she failed to notice two third grade students allegedly having...

First Grader's Hilarious Reason For Being Absent From School

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 03.22.2012 | Comedy

Man, we thought it was embarrassing when you accidentally called your teacher "mom" in elementary school -- imagine how this kid must feel. Posted ...

Janitors Suspended For Binding, Gagging Students In Bathroom

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 03.05.2012 | Education

Two janitors from Gregory Elementary School in Long Beach, NJ., have been placed on paid suspension after they allegedly bound and gagged two 10-year-...

3 Still In Critical Condition After Fatal New Jersey School Bus Crash

AP | BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI | Posted 04.18.2012 | Education

CHESTERFIELD, N.J. — The National Transportation Safety Board is examining how seat belt use factored into the New Jersey school bus crash that ...

Dump Trucks Rescue Students From Floodwaters

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.10.2012 | Education

Students trapped by floodwaters at two Houston elementary schools were rescued by Public Works dump trucks, KHOU TV reports. Although authorities ...

Teachers Allegedly Told To Student To Crawl Back To School After Injury

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.05.2012 | Education

Two years ago, the son of Pritam and Priya Chandani tripped over a mound of snow and injured his head and leg. Instead of helping the student, teacher...

10-Year-Old Punished For Waving 'Pizza Gun'

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.04.2012 | Education

After allegedly waving around a slice of pizza that was possibly shaped like a gun, 10-year-old Nicholas Taylor has been forced to eat lunch at the "s...

4th Grader's Message In A Bottle Reaches The Azores

AP | Posted 12.06.2011 | Education

The Associated Press BROCKPORT, N.Y. -- A 10-year-old upstate New York boy's message in a bottle dropped in the Atlantic as part of a school projec...

Teacher Resigns After Filming Students In Lingerie

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 08.09.2012 | Education

After being with the school district for nearly six years, 3rd grade teacher Kimberly Crain has resigned after parents accused her of filming 3rd and ...

Replacement Presents Donated To Children Who Accidentally Received Nude Photos

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.11.2012 | Education

When he heard about the students at Jay Elementary School in Santa Rosa County, Fla. who accidentally received slap bracelets with nude photos beneath...