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Officials Close 2 Schools In Pico Rivera After Man Phones In Threat

Authorities Wednesday are investigating a threat that was made towards a middle school in Pico Rivera.

05/27/2015

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Alleged Victim Of Instagram Death Warnings May Have Posted Threats Herself

A police investigation into a San Dimas middle school student’s life allegedly being threatened over Instagram suggests that student may have posted the threats herself.

04/21/2015

Someone posted a picture of this middle school student on Instagram under the heading "[Name edited] will die. (credit: CBS)

Deputies In San Dimas Seek To End Vicious Cyber-Bullying Attack Threatening To Kill Student

One post said, “Enjoy your fame on the news, sweetheart. This is your last week. Time’s up.”

04/16/2015

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Cabrillo High School Student, 15, Stabbed To Death In Long Beach

Police in Long Beach said a high school student was fatally stabbed Thursday.

03/12/2015

Middle School Arts Programs Built To Enhance Learning Across Disciplines

Today’s middle schoolers in California are encouraged to explore visual art concepts important to them, through elective and special interest classes.

03/04/2015

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Officials ID Man’s Body Found In Northridge Middle School Fire

Officials have identified a man whose body was found earlier this month at the scene of a fire at a school in Northridge.

10/26/2014

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California School, Feds Settle Transgender Complaint

The Downey Unified School District has agreed to give the middle-school student access to the same facilities and activities as other female students, including athletic tryouts and district-sponsored overnight events.

10/14/2014

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New Technology Making Its Way Into The Classroom

In the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.

10/06/2014

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District Investigates After 12-Year-Old Gets Novel With Sexual Passages From School Library

Parents were shocked when they discovered a novel with erotic dialogue was being checked out and read by their children in their middle school’s library.

09/17/2014

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Boy, 12, Dies After Collapsing At Moreno Valley Middle School

A 12-year-old boy died Tuesday after collapsing at a middle school in Moreno Valley.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/22/2013

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Monrovia Middle School On Lockdown

A Monrovia middle school was on lockdown Monday after police received a call stating that an armed man was on the campus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/09/2013

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Middle School Teacher, 49, Pleads Not Guilty To Child Porn Charges

A middle school teacher who was allegedly busted in an undercover child porn sting, pleaded not guilty Thursday to multiple federal charges.

07/11/2013

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Tarzana Middle School Teacher Gets 5 Years Probation After Pleading Guilty To Molesting Students

TARZANA (CBSLA.com) — A Tarzana middle school teacher has been sentenced to five years probation after admitting Wednesday to having inappropriate contact with students. Jason Leon, 32, was arrested February 4 on suspicion of molesting […]

05/15/2013

Bomb Threat Prompts Evacuation Of Middle School In Pomona

A bomb threat prompted the evacuation of students at a Pomona middle school Monday, district officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/06/2013

Hawthorne Schools Speed Up Lunch Line With Palm Scanners

Two schools in Hawthorne are introducing palm scanners in hopes of speeding up the cafeteria lunch line.

04/25/2013

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