Tagged With High School

A 94-year-old who missed his graduation to go fight in WWII finally got his diploma and walked at commencement 76 years later


A high school valedictorian used a pint of strawberries to give a powerful speech about 'migrant culture'


A 17-year-old who was being recruited by college football teams was fatally shot over a video game



Teachers who posed with fake mustaches and sombreros for yearbook photos have been accused of being 'culturally insensitive'


The school district where a cafeteria worker was fired for giving a student free food has rescinded its demand that she be rehired


A Chicago high school is spending $53,000 to reprint its yearbooks after several students flashed white supremacy symbols in their photos



A cafeteria worker who was fired after paying for a student's $8 lunch was offered her job back. She says she won't take it.


A high school canceled its spirit week after an unofficial 'thug day' was called out for having racist undertones


Students will reportedly face 'severe consequences' for a racist promposal sign


A high school in Ohio says it's doing away with valedictorians to make mental health a priority — and experts think its a game-changing policy


The best public high schools in every US state


14-year-old star football player with NFL ambitions shot and killed at party



A California student newspaper endured weeks of threats from the school's administrators for writing about a student working in porn


A high school student has been banned from prom over a racist promposal sign


A Massachusetts high school teacher keeps a spreadsheet of slang words so he can figure out what his students are saying


I was bullied in high school, and I still bear the scars from it 40 years later



A high school forbade girls from wearing pants to their graduation ceremony. One senior changed that.


5 students were hospitalized after a strong gust of wind sent a bounce house flying at a high school in Washington


A high school student planned an elaborate promposal — but then he asked the wrong girl


A New Orleans teen who is the first in her family to go to college was accepted into 115 schools and received more than $3.7 million in scholarship offers