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Governor Signs Bill Requiring Vaccinations For All California Public School Students

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Tuesday that requires all school children to be vaccinated, according to officials.

06/30/2015

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Parents Sue Oak Park School District For Suspending Students For Making Hitler Joke On Social Media

One mom told CBS2’s Amy Johnson that she wasn’t defending jokes her son Jared tweeted – but says the school went too far.

06/24/2015

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Is Elementary School Named After Confederate General Due For A Name Change?

“It’s like we’re glorifying someone who wanted to keep your grandparents in bondage,” said one parent.

06/24/2015

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Woman Says She’s Among Dozens Of Parents To Sign Petition Asking District To Remove Principal

The parent of a student at a Maywood school says dozens of parents have signed a petition asking the district to remove the school’s head.

06/18/2015

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100 Percent Of Graduates From School In Watts Accepted To College For 7th Consecutive Year

For the seventh consecutive year, 100 percent of the graduates from a school in Watts that serves the underserved have been accepted to a four-year college or university.

06/12/2015

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LA School Board Approves Controversial Course Requirements For Graduating Students

L.A. School Board Member Monica Garcia co-authored a resolution to reboot and extend the plan, with an audit on its effectiveness and services, to help incoming high school seniors graduate.

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San Marino High Student Claims Teachers Failed To Report Rape Allegations

The lawsuit filed last week against the San Marino Unified School District in Los Angeles Superior Court alleges gender discrimination and seeks unspecified damages.

06/08/2015

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LA School Board To Consider Plan Allowing ‘D’ Students To Graduate

In what is being billed as a major reversal, Los Angeles school officials may be set to vote on a plan that would allow students with a “D” grade to graduate.

06/05/2015

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Senate Approves High School Sexual Violence Prevention Bill

SB695 would require school districts to make sexual violence prevention part of the curriculum at school districts where health education is a high school graduation requirement.

06/01/2015

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Camarillo Flight School To Train Chinese Pilots

A Southern California flight school is capitalizing on the strong demand for pilots in China.

05/27/2015

Teachers say Barack Obama Global Preparation Academy  has fought poor student performance and high turnover rates since its opening five years ago. (CBS)

Teachers Protest Against LAUSD Plans For Struggling South LA School

Teachers at a struggling South Los Angeles school spoke out Wednesday against a plan to have them reapply for their jobs.

05/27/2015

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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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