The home-based assignment plan was approved on the first ballot. It would do away with the zone system that has assigned many to schools far from their neighborhoods.
Arson investigators are trying to figure out who set fire to a first-term Lawrence School Committee member’s car earlier in the week.
The Westboro School Committee has approved a new policy that would have students submit to a saliva test if they are suspected of being drunk or high on drugs.
Santa Claus arrived in Saugus on Tuesday riding a fire truck and handing out coloring books to school kids. Because of concerns over religious holidays, the trip nearly didn’t happen.
With all the budget cuts and recent school closings, anger has been bubbling to the surface.
A New Hampshire family says its school system is making students read an offensive book.
Contract talks between the teachers union and the School Committee are getting a little heated.