After several Westford students became sick at the same time, officials found that the barn used to store school food was overrun with rodents and insects.
Providence Mayor Angel Taveras is proposing closing four schools and eliminating up to 70 school jobs to bolster the finances of the city’s cash-strapped school system.
The mother of a first grader claims Framingham school officials are breaking state law when it comes to the number of hours kids are supposed to be in the class room.
State health regulators have approved regulations to limit the sale of sugary soft drinks, salty and calorie-packed snacks, and even white bread sandwiches from public schools.
A proposal by Gov. Deval Patrick to shrink the drug-free zone around Massachusetts schools is drawing fire from police and prosecutors who say they need the 1,000-foot area and the tougher prison terms that go with it.
Massachusetts students continue to perform well on national standardized tests.
Health care costs are eating away at school budgets, according to a new report.
A group of Boston high schoolers want to see changes in the city’s sex education policy and bring free condoms to their schools.
It is a controversial start to the school year. Some parents are upset about a plan by President Obama to talk directly to students on the first day…
WBZ’s Doug Cope talks about “green” schools.