6 California School Districts Apply For No Child Left Behind Waiver ExtensionSix of California's largest urban school districts have applied for a waiver freeing them from requirements of the nation's No Child Left Behind education law.
Parents Voice Concern Over Lack Of Air Conditioning In SchoolsParents are voicing concern over an apparent lack of air condition in their children's classrooms, as Southern California's record heat wave continues.
School District Wins $2.6M In False Rape CaseThe Long Beach Unified School District has won a $2.6 million judgment against a woman who falsely accused a former high school football star of rape that landed him in jail.
LA School PD Has ‘No Plans’ To Keep High-Powered Weapons On LAUSD CampusesThe Los Angeles School Police Department has no plans to keep high-powered weapons on campuses despite the Fontana Unified School District's decision to purchase 14 AR-15 assault rifles to protect its students.
Long Beach School Board Votes To Close Lakewood K-8 SchoolThe Long Beach Unified School Board voted Tuesday night to close a Lakewood elementary school in January.
Long Beach Schools May Be Forced To Make Ugly Budget CutsLong Beach schools may increase class sizes, close schools and lay off hundreds of teachers to address the possibility of losing tens of millions of dollars in state funding.