# High school
Video Surfaces of 'Slave Auction' for Black Students at California High School - School District Launches Investigation
Players from River Valley High School football team stage 'slave auction' in the school locker room.(Joshua Hoehne/Unsplash) KCRA 3 reports that it has a copy of the video, which shows a group of people yelling at three black students lined up against a wall in their underwear.
Viking Hall Overrun with Bands from the Region Saturday as Band Event Goes Indoors
The 70th annual "Music in the Castle" marching band festival occurred inside Viking Hall Civic Center at Tennessee High School on Saturday, October 1, as heavy rains were forecasted. Thirty-Four bands performed for spectators and officials, showcasing their talent during the day-long event.
Attendance Awareness Month: Clay County District Schools reports 95% attendance average
Clay County District Schools reports a 95% average daily attendance, historically.Clay County District Schools. September is Attendance Awareness Month in district schools across the nation. With September typically being the first full month for students, research suggests that those who miss less than two days in September will have a successful attendance rate for the rest of the school year.
Saints WR Jarvis Landry honored by Lutcher High School
On Friday, September 16th in a pre-game ceremony, Jarvis Landry received the special honor of having #80, his jersey number retired by Lutcher High School. Landry attended Lutcher, LSU and is now a wide receiver for the New Orleans Saints. While attending Lutcher, he was a three-sport athlete in football, basketball and track. During his 3 years playing for the Bulldogs, Landry racked up 241 receptions, 3,902 yards and 50 touchdowns. During his senior year, Landry was considered a five-star recruit according to Rivals.com and he was ranked the 4th best receiver in the country. After graduating from Lutcher, Landry attended LSU playing for 3 seasons under Les Miles. He was named a second team ALL-SEC selection in his junior year. Landry chose to forgo his senior season and declare for the 2014 NFL Draft, where he was drafted in the 2nd round, with the 63rd pick by the Miami Dolphins. Landry played 4 seasons in Miami until he was traded to the Cleveland Browns in 2018. In March of this year, he was released by the Browns. As a free agent, he was signed by the Saints in May. Landry recently changed his jersey number from #80 to #5, so it looks like he has retired his number as well.
Teen Breaks Up With Boyfriend After Finding Out He Stole From School
*This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events I experienced firsthand, used with permission. In high school, my boyfriend at the time was really sweet to me, but he had a dark side that I wasn't aware of initially. We were the best of friends, but when we weren't together, he would get himself into a great deal of trouble.
DougCo Youth Congress applications now open
Students participate in a previous Youth Congress.Douglas County Colorado. (Douglas County, Colo.) High Schoolers can make their voices heard as a part of the Youth Congress this fall.
NWLA Weekly Volleyball Report: Week 1
The volleyball season kicked off last week and a couple of teams, Loyola and Calvary spent the Labor Day Holiday on the road competing in tournaments down in South Louisiana. Here is a recap of how the local teams did last week:
Teen Devastated After She Planned a Party Assuming She Would Win Homecoming Queen
*This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events I experienced firsthand; used with permission. It was homecoming, and I along with three other girls was nominated for homecoming queen. I didn't really put too much thought into it. I thought it would be cool to win, but I was fine if I didn't. I actually didn't think that I had a chance because I assumed the whole thing would be rigged.
Police investigating San Antonio high school football team
Yesterday, San Antonio sports radio host Mike Taylor reported that 21 members of the Alamo Heights High School varsity football team had been suspended for two games and given ten hours of community service for alleged hazing.
1905 Devine High School ( Devine VFW ) - Devine, Texas
The first High school in Devine, Texas. Established in 1905. It was no longer considered a high school in the mid - late 1900s. Which a newer high school was made a few miles away on Hwy 173. The building is now a VFW and offers rooms for the community to use for events. I was able to into the basement and see the old classroom equipment and books. Enjoy!
High School Student From Florida Scores Perfect 1600 on SATs – Great Things Are Ahead Thanks to His Hard Work
A high school student from Riviera Beach, Florida is celebrating a momentous achievement - Justin Ricketts has just received the results from his SATs, and he scored a perfect 1600! This remarkable achievement puts him in the top 1% of all students across the United States.
A Commentary on Education- A Poem
World History Class. High School. Last Day. Final exams on each desk. Three Senior boys enter 10 minutes late, basketballs in hand. Respectfully, they sit to take their exams. 10 minutes pass- all quiet.
Monmouth County Teen Named 2022 Youth Horseperson of the Year
A Howell High School senior from Monmouth County was named the 2022 NJ Youth Horseperson of the Year by the New Jersey Equine Advisory Board. Jacqueline Tanzi, an 18-year-old Howell High School senior from Howell in Monmouth County, was named the 2022 New Jersey Youth Horseperson of the Year by the New Jersey Equine Advisory Board at the 65th Annual New Jersey Breeders’ Luncheon. She was representing the New Jersey Horse Council.
Maricopa to open the region’s second-ever high school, first since 1955
Last month, Maricopa Unified School District cut the ribbon on phase one of the region’s second-ever high school, Desert Sunrise. Maricopa district’s superintendent Tracey Lopeman said the building will eventually be a 125,000-square-foot school built across an 80 acre campus. The school will be Maricopa’s second-ever high school since Maricopa High School opened in 1955.
Some Pinal County football conferences have new competitors thanks to Arizona Interscholastic Association changes
The Arizona Interscholastic Association made a plethora of changes to football programs across Pinal County. PinalCentral has dedicated a two-part series to illustrating the AIA moves from conference adjustments to new teams. Schools in conferences 6A-4A play take the field in September.
Bridge Year Pilot Program Offers Class of '21 & '22 an Extra Year of High School
NJ DOE is Taking Public Comments on the New Rules for the Proposed Bridge Year Pilot Program. The program would require all public high schools to offer students in the graduating classes of 2021 & 2022 an extra year of schooling.
Gov. Kemp Follows Florida's Lead - High School Students Will Be Required To Study Financial Literacy Before Graduating
Georgia is following neighboring Florida's lead, after Governor Brian Kemp recently signed a new bill that will require high school students in the state to study financial literacy and financial management classes before graduating.
The Philly Four: Local school goes viral for accidentally handing out thongs to mothers
An employee at the Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center allegedly embezzled $500,000 from the hospital by creating fake expense reports. The accounting clerk would create fake travel expense logs under the names of three employees and then divert money into his bank accounts, according to federal investigators. He was charged with theft by way of criminal information.