Kevin Maxwell has been selected as the new chief of Prince George's County Public Schools.
D.C. Public Schools do not give high school girls the same athletic opportunities as their male counterparts, despite federal law prohibiting sex discrimination in federally funded education programs, according to a complaint filed against the schools system by the National ...
Change is afoot with the Prince George's County School Board.
In partnership with TrailsforYouth.org, Mount Vernon Community School is raising a colored flag to help students, teachers and members of the community to be aware of daily air quality conditions.
District of Columbia Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson said recently that just 13 percent of students who attended the 15 schools that have been slated for closure in July, have signed up for re-enrollment at another city school when classes ...
The founder and administrator of a D.C. Public Charter School has been named one of three recipients of the prestigious Ryan Award for meritorious leadership.
D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray said Thursday during a 40-minute speech at Savoy Elementary School in Southeast that in order to take education reform in the District to the next level, it's imperative for the city's charter and public schools ...
More than a dozen high school and college students from the region were awarded scholarships by a local chapter of a national anti-drug alliance for positive contributions to their communities.
The District of Columbia Public Schools system will participate in the federally-funded Summer Food Service program, serving breakfast and lunch free of charge at 41 schools across the city.
Educare, a state-of-the-art $16 million preschool initiative touted by the Obama administration as a catalyst for change, recently celebrated its first year in D.C.
When the last diploma was awarded to Spingarn Senior High School's class of 2013 on Thursday, the moment symbolized the end of a major chapter in the District's history.
After 61 years, an era rich in tradition and history is about to come to an end: Joel Elias Spingarn Senior High School in Northeast, will close its doors for good this summer.
Students at Charles Carroll Middle School in New Carrollton, Md., participated in the school's first "bioblitz" Wednesday, part of a nationwide initiative to increase the use of mobile devices in the classroom.
Several issues concerning the future of Prince George’s County public schools came to a head last week as an effort to block a new law from going into effect fizzled and temporary leadership of the school system was resolved.
Ronaya Hall is excited that the day she’s most looked forward to since elementary school — her high school graduation — is just around the corner. But the 18-year-old who attends Ballou Senior High School in Southeast, feels overwhelmed with ...