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High School Safety

What Ferguson Means to Students

Emily Richmond | Posted 10.22.2014 | Education
Emily Richmond

In addition to concerns in Ferguson about lost learning time educators have a more urgent worry: making sure students who typically rely on school meals don't go hungry.

Is This The Way To Promote School Safety?

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 09.04.2013 | Chicago

When some Curie High School students arrived for classes after Labor Day, they were surprised to learn that their backpacks were not up to code. Th...

Most States Lack Plans To Protect Children, Says Study

AP | ANDREW MIGA | Posted 09.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Eight years after Hurricane Katrina, most states still don't require four basic safety plans to protect children in school and child car...

Another Way Schools Are Trying To Increase Safety After Sandy Hook

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 08.27.2013 | Politics

The Carroll Independent School District in north Texas is not messing around when it comes to safety this year. In addition to having armed guards ...

Shots Fired In Illinois School, 1 Student In Custody

AP | Posted 11.07.2012 | Education

NORMAL, Ill. — A teacher tackled a 14-year-old student and detained him just after the teen fired a gunshot into the ceiling of a packed Illinoi...

The Record Behind Teen In High School Bombing Plot

AP | MITCH STACY and TAMARA LUSH | Posted 10.18.2011 | Education

TAMPA, Fla. — A year and a half before he was accused of plotting to bomb his high school, a shirtless and shoeless Jared Cano confronted police...

Jared Cano, High School Bomb Plotter, Aimed For Mass Casualties

AP | MITCH STACY | Posted 10.17.2011 | Education

TAMPA, Fla. — Police were already keeping an eye on 17-year-old expelled student Jared Cano when they were tipped off that he was allegedly plan...