Middle School

Middle School Cancels Muslim Speaker After Public Anger

(BRISTOL, Conn.) — A Connecticut middle school teacher’s plan to have a Muslim woman talk to students about her religion has been canceled because …

Education

Middle School Cancels Trip to DC Out of Fears of Terrorism

A middle school in Ohio has cancelled its 3-day trip to DC. The cause, explained the administrators, is terrorism.<p>…And an inability to process the …

Terrorism

Virginia School Worksheet Quizzed Students On 'Boy Toys' And 'Trophy Wives'

Parents of students of a middle school in Virginia are outraged over an assignment which asked sixth-grade students about “boy toys,” “trophy wives,” …

News (U.S.)

School worksheet quizzed students on 'boy toy,' affairs

Middle school students in a Virginia home economics class were mistakenly given a worksheet that quizzed them on what an extramarital affair is as …

Education

Yes, Really: A Teacher in Virginia Quizzed Students on Mistresses and Boytoys

Parents in a Virginia school district are outraged at a middle school worksheet that asks students to identify things like “trophy wives” and …

Lifestyle

Middle school students raise money for veterans who served with their teacher

A local middle school holds a fundraiser to help the veterans who served with one of their teachers.<p>Apple Valley Middle School coach John Street was …

Education

Another revolution in Lexington

You might see something like this in any middle school across the US or beyond. Yet hidden in its seemingly unoffensive positivism is something …

Education

Parents at a selective middle school fear an influx of ‘unscreened’ students

On a block wedged between Harlem and the Upper West Side, two middle schools share a regal building. The similarities largely end there.<p>Mott Hall II …

Education

2 officers shot near middle school in Georgia

Two officers were shot Wednesday morning near a middle school in Clayton County, Georgia.<p>According to our CBS affiliate WGCL, the Forest Park Police …

Upstate South Carolina

Elementary and Middle School Actors Can Now Hear Those Dancing Feet With 42nd Street Young Performers' Edition

Tams-Witmark, in association with iTheatrics, has streamlined the classic 1980 musical for schools.<p>Add another classic musical to the growing roster …

Education

Lockdown lifted at Asheville Middle School

An online threat made to Asheville Middle School led to a school-wide lockdown on Thursday morning.<p>The school responded to the threat made on social …

Asheville

Mom killed in hit-and-run near kids' middle school after fight with husband

A search is underway for a driver who killed a mother in a hit-and-run crash in northwest Harris County Monday night.<p>Investigators say Angela Eason …

Crime

Josh Gordon's heartbreaking reason for using drugs in middle school

Josh Gordon’s problems with substance abuse started long before he signed his first NFL contract — or even wrote a college paper.<p>In an interview with GQ, he spoke about why he started using — long before he couldn’t even get a driver’s license.<p>From GQ:<p>“Initially it started for me, [because of] a …

Sports

Teacher, 26, appeals her conviction for booze-fueled sex romp with teen boy

A former Virginia middle school teacher on Wednesday appealed her conviction for having sex with an underage student after she was accused of supplying the teenage boy with alcohol and having a relationship with him.<p>Brittney Faye Tilson, 26, of Fairlawn, was convicted of two counts of contributing …

News (U.S.)

Celebrities Are Making Your Go-To Middle School Hairstyle Cool Again

Sleek lobs, bobby pin-adorned blowouts, and scrunchies aren't the only '90s hairstyles that are making a comeback. Thanks to celebs like Zendaya, …

Hair

Nostalgic dude rebuilt his friends' middle school conversations to plot out the origin of his sister's first date

We all get nostalgic from time to time. Sometimes we look at old photos, cringe over old Facebook statuses, or listen to music that brings us back to …

Dating

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Hot-button issues of evolution and climate change boiled to the surface Thursday as the state Board of Education took up the question of updating …

Education

Stoughton school probes allegation student lashed out at black classmates

A Stoughton sixth-grader has been removed from the O'Donnell Middle School while authorities investigate allegations the pupil shouted a racial slur …

Education

Stoughton police investigate racial incident at middle school

Stoughton police and school administrators are investigating an incident involving a middle school student who allegedly waved a plastic knife and …

Boston

Middle school coach on trial in kidnap, rape, killing of girl

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — A defense attorney doesn’t dispute that a middle-school football coach abducted a 10-year-old Missouri girl in broad daylight in …

Crime

Buffy The Vampire Slayer Is Going Back to Middle School Thanks to a New Comic Book

Buffy Summers and the Scooby Gang haven’t been on television in quite some time now, although they live on in a rather intense comic book series from …

Geek

'Hit lists' lead to heightened security at Poway middle school

Sheriff’s deputies met with parents and increased their presence at Meadowbrook Middle School in Poway Monday following the discovery last week on …

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Surviving Middle School, Tips for Keeping Sane

Arizona State University published a study in 2016 that identified the most stressed out parents as those who have middle school aged children. The …

Parenting

Anti-semitic message found on middle school student’s locker shocks community

Filed under: News, US, Religion<p>WILTON (WTIC) -- Wilton Public Schools held an emergency meeting for parents Friday morning to discuss repeated cases of anti-Semitic incidents at Middlebrook Middle School.<p>Read more...<p>Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

Education

‘Jews will burn’ note left on Connecticut sixth-grader’s locker

A sign for Middlebrook Middle School, Connecticut (Screenshot from News 12)<p>(JTA) — A note reading “Jews will burn” was left on the locker of a sixth …

Jewish Culture

Note reading 'Jews will burn' found in Connecticut middle school

The note is the latest in an uptick in antisemitic incidents across the United States.<p>A note reading “Jews will burn” was left on the locker of a …

World News

Middle school teacher arrested for slapping student in the face

A Bronx middle school teacher with a checkered past was arrested for slapping a pre-teen student across the face, police said Friday.<p>Fatai Okunola, …

New York City

‘Rock star’ interpreter brings anti-bullying message to Upstate middle school

‘Rock star’ interpreter brings anti-bullying message to Upstate middle school<p>Updated: 6:52 PM EDT Oct 27, 2017<p>Hide Transcript Show Transcript<p>WEBVTT …

Education

Second 'Hit List' Discovered at Meadowbrook Middle School

A second so-called "hit-list" was discovered at Meadowbrook Middle School Friday, just a day after another student was detained for a similar …

Education