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State Lawmakers Advance Bill To Boost Calif. School Immunization Rates

State senators have passed a controversial bill aimed at increasing California’s school immunization rates.

05/14/2015

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No Victim Found After Report Of Shots Fired Near South LA School

Police were responding Tuesday to a reported shooting in South Los Angeles.

05/12/2015

An El Monte elementary school teacher is accused of showing porn to his students. (credit: El Monte Police Dept.)

El Monte Elementary School Teacher Arrested After Allegedly Showing Students Porn

Jeff Minh Ha, 42, was attested at Columbia Elementary School on Friday around 1:50 p.m.

04/18/2015

LA Elementary School Placed On Lockdown After Report Of Shots Fired

A South Los Angeles elementary school was placed on lockdown Wednesday morning amid reports of shots fired, police said.

04/15/2015

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Instagram Account Threatens San Dimas Student: ‘We Plan To Kill Her’

Parents of students at Lone Hill Middle School in San Dimas are concerned after an Instagram account surfaced, made by someone threatening to kill a student.

04/14/2015

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California Vaccine Requirement Bill Gets First Public Debate

A bill requiring California schoolchildren to get vaccinated will receive its first public hearing Wednesday after similar efforts to limit exemptions in Washington and Oregon failed to advance.

04/08/2015

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College Admissions Expert Cracks The Code To Getting Into Top Schools

Whether you’re an academic standout or an athlete, Pria Chatterjee, a Harvard graduate and college admissions consultant, says there are ways of successfully cracking the code to getting into top universities.

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School Bus Catches On Fire Outside OC Middle School; Driver Hailed As ‘Hero’

Firefighters rushed Friday to put out a school bus that caught fire outside a middle school in Rancho Santa Margarita.

03/27/2015

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App Developed By High School Grad Offers Incentives For Going To Class, Being On Time

A local high school graduate has developed a mobile app that’s rewarding students who go to class regularly and get there on time.

03/24/2015

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Chino High School Teacher Who Learned As An Adult That She’s Genetically Female Goes Public

Students at Chino High School returned to school this week to find that their chemistry teacher looked very different and had a new name: Amanda Swager.

03/20/2015

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Long Beach Police Searching For Missing 10-Year-Old Girl

Authorities were contacted by the mother of Samantha Lazaro at approximately 10:50 a.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/17/2015

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Menifee Student Injured In Small Explosion At High School

Two students were detained and another student was treated for injuries Friday following an explosion on the campus of Heritage High School in Menifee.

03/13/2015

Thelmo Garcia was arrested off campus earlier this week. (Source: Facebook)

Elementary School Teacher Arrested On Suspicion Of Child Abuse

A teacher at a Los Angeles elementary school has been arrested on suspicion of child abuse, school officials said Thursday.

03/12/2015

The charges are linked to a boy who brought a gun to Nestle Elementary School in Tarzana last week. (credit: CBS)

Canoga Park Man Charged After 9-Year-Old Boy Brought Loaded Gun To School

City prosecutors were expected Thursday to announce charges against a San Fernando Valley man for allegedly allowing a 9-year-old boy to bring a loaded gun to his elementary school.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/12/2015

Police say school board President Brian Goldberg was arrested Monday night. (Photo courtesy BHUSD.org)

Beverly Hills School Board President Arrested For Alleged Battery On 18-Year-Old

The head of the Beverly Hills school board has been arrested for an alleged battery, police said Tuesday.

03/10/2015

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