MCAS Exam Requirement Lifted For Class Of 2022 Due To PandemicThis year’s 11th graders won’t be required to take the MCAS test to graduate as the state continues to slowly emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.
1,279 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For COVID-19 In Last WeekThere were 1,279 coronavirus cases among students and staff in Massachusetts schools in the last week.
UMass To Freeze In-State Tuition For Second Straight YearUMass won't increase tuition for Massachusetts students in the 2021-2022 academic year.
No School In Hamilton-Wenham After Staff Gets Second COVID VaccineThere's no school Monday in the Hamilton-Wenham district after a "significant number" of staff got their second COVID vaccinations Sunday.
Holy Cross Suspending In-Person Activities Because Of Surge In COVID CasesHoly Cross in Worcester is suspending all in-person classes, gatherings and sports because of a surge in coronavirus cases.
Elementary School Students Return To Class In Haverhill After Ransomware AttackHundreds of Haverhill students returned to the classroom on Friday after the district’s computer system was hit in a ransomware attack, forcing them to cancel school on Thursday.
'Full College Experience,' UMass Amherst Expects Normal Operations In Fall 2021The university is preparing for in-person classes and residence halls at full capacity when the new school year begins.
Student COVID Cases In Massachusetts Schools Up Slightly As More Return To In-Person LearningAs thousands of more students returned to school this past week, the number of COVID-19 cases went up again but slightly.
Northeastern University Requires All Students To Have COVID Vaccine By Fall SemesterAll Northeastern University students will be required to have the COVID vaccine by the first day of classes for the fall semester.
Massachusetts Elementary Students Return To Classroom After Year Of Remote, Hybrid LearningYoung friends across Massachusetts were reunited, as elementary school students returned to full-time in-person learning Monday.
Most Elementary Schools In Massachusetts Return To Full-Time, In-Person LearningMost elementary school students in Massachusetts returned to class Monday morning for full time, in-person learning.
'A Long Time Coming': With More Vaccinations, Elementary Schools Teachers Gear Up For In-Person ClassesOn Monday, almost all Massachusetts elementary schools return to in-person learning.
COVID Cases In Massachusetts Schools Up For Fourth Straight Week As More Students, Staff ReturnThere have been 1,045 new COVID-19 cases among students and staff in Massachusetts schools in the last week.
11th Graders Might Not Have To Take MCAS For 2022 Graduation RequirementHigh school juniors in Massachusetts might not be required to take the MCAS next month to graduate in 2022.
State Urges Schools Not To Hold Proms This Spring; 'Prom Is An Inherently High-Risk Activity'Massachusetts schools are urged not to hold proms this spring amid concerns about the coronavirus pandemic.