Top schools on U.S. News & World Report's list are all branches of same charter school.
By Luke Ryan on SwimSwam We reported in late March that the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) had proposed rule changes for... Read the full story on SwimSwam: NFHS Confirms Proposed Rule Changes for 2017-...
(American Society of Human Genetics) In commemoration of National DNA Day, ASHG hosted the DNA Day Essay Contest to encourage high school students to learn about human genetics concepts beyond the standard curriculum. This year, ASHG...Show More Summary
Four schools in Arizona placed in the top five spots in U.S. News and World Report’s much-watched rankings of the nation’s high schools.
Another ranking that everyone loves to hate. This time it’s U.S. News and World Reports, which ranked Decatur High School 13th in the Atlanta Metro area (according to the AJC), 20th in the state and 536th nationally. Here’s the U.S. News blurb… Decatur High School is ranked 20th within Georgia. Students have the opportunity […]
For the second year in a row, San Clemente High School is the No. 1 Scholastic Surf Series team in California. The Tritons, who in March won the National Scholastic Surfing Association’s state team title, captured the SSS state team title in a competition held Saturday, April 22, at Oceanside. San Clemente collected state titles […]
Authorities in nine Mexico states are ordered on high alert for stolen radioactive material. Mexico's chief of national emergency services announced the missing hot stuff on Monday. (more…)
Congress returns from another half-month vacation this week to confront a national job approval rating wallowing in the low double-digits. Hard to understand why it’s that high. Both the Republican … Click to Continue »
The man expected to run the Office of National Drug Control Policy is really into "hospital-slash-prison" drug rehab. The only problem is a lack of evidence it works.
More bad news for plus-sized Americans: Obesity is the leading cause of preventable life-years lost in the nation, a new study finds. Obesity steals more years than diabetes, tobacco, high blood pressure and high cholesterol — the other top preventable health problems that cut Americans' lives...
Blud Arsenal fans were in high spirits following their 2-1 FA Cup semi-final win over Manchester City on Sunday. So good was Arsenal’s performance at the national stadium, that ArsenalFanTV regular Troopz even went as far as to praise Wenger for his tactics. Arsenal will now face Chelsea in an all-London final at the end of […]
Nearly one year after prolonged high ocean temperatures caused devastating coral bleaching and loss in parts of Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument, NOAA scientists recently went back to check on their condition.
Five Orange County students medaled at the National Collegiate Taekwondo Association (NCTA) High School Championships on Saturday, April 1 at the RIMAC Arena at the University of California, San Diego. Nathan Kim and Noah Kim (Aliso Niguel High School), Skylar Farrell (Dana Hills High), Damian Gullo (Laguna Hills High) and Melina Nguyen (Mission Viejo High) […]
Dorian Thompson-Robinson, one of the nation’s most highly touted high school quarterbacks, announced on Twitter on Sunday evening that he had committed to UCLA, making him the heir apparent to Bruins starter Josh Rosen. The standout from Las Vegas Bishop Gorman High tweeted his decision alongside...
A high turnout across the country may not help the Front National, however
By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwam Nation’s Capital Swim Club’s Isabella Gati has given her verbal commitment to the University of Kentucky. She’s currently a high school junior... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Kentucky Gets an Early Verbal from HS Junior Isabella Gati of NCAP
Granada Hills Charter High School has won the national 2017 Academic Decathlon for the third year in a row, officials announced Saturday. The win marks the sixth time in the last seven years the San Fernando Valley campus has claimed the national title. This year’s competition took place Thursday...
Law firms throughout Chicago, from national firms to solo operations, are carving out cannabis practices as marijuana use gains acceptance. Firms are increasingly offering to help companies navigate the highly … Click to Continue »
Los Angeles International Airport is the second busiest airport in the nation, but when it comes to customer satisfaction, well, let’s just say it doesn’t rank that high. LAX placed 86th in the world, according to the latest survey of 19 million travelers around the world by the Skytrax World Airport...
Lonzo Ball was one of the best high school players in the nation just a little over a year ago. These past few months, he was one of the best college basketball players in the entire country. What the future holds for him in the National Basketball Association is uncertain, but one thing is for sure. Show More Summary