Posts Tagged ‘private school’

Priest resigns after roaming Catholic school naked

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HAMMOND, Ind. – St. Casimir School parent Eleanor Torres said “you could hear a pin drop” as principal Lorenza Pastrick recently read a prepared statement to parents about a school official caught roaming the halls naked.
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Education Savings Accounts catching on in additional states

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Education Savings Accounts were first approved in Arizona in 2012 as a statewide reform. An ESA program underwent a fast implementation process in Florida in 2014, where this year 1,600 students received funds.
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Students excel when they decide where to attend school

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Thomas Hayes enjoyed showing off his high school swag during National School Choice Week the last Friday in January. He wore the high school’s casual Friday uniform, as opposed to a handful of his fellow classmates who wore the Monday through Thursday formal uniform Archbishop Carroll High School requires its students to wear.
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Teachers union asks court to rob students of voucher plan

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By Ben Velderman
EAGnews.org
    
BATON ROUGE – Louisiana’s new voucher law is proving to be a hit with parents whose children are currently stuck in a failing school district. Thousands of Louisiana families have already applied for a school voucher, which would allow students to attend the private or religious school of their choice beginning in the fall.
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Students saved from Louisiana’s failing schools

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By Victor Skinner
EAGnews.org

BATON ROUGE – Thousands of students in Louisiana’s failing public schools will get other educational options after lawmakers significantly expanded the state’s private school voucher program this week.
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