BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Approximately 1,200 high school students in Brentwood, Long Island graduated on Sunday capping a tumultuous year of gang violence that started with the killing of two fellow students.
BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Their senior year began with sadness and horror. Two fellow students at Brentwood High School were beaten to death in the street. The corpses of three more were discovered in secluded spots — all victims of suspected gang violence.
When I was in high school, my hometown of Madison, Wisconsin, was much smaller. Less than a mile from East Towne Mall, on the other side of Interstate 90/94, were acres upon acres of cornfields. Between my junior and senior year I took...Show More Summary
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Police officers in Los Angeles shot and killed a 17-year-old teen boy while firing at an enraged Pit Bull. The dog had allegedly attacked an officer, biting him on his leg. The high school senior, Armando Garcia-Muro, was attemptingShow More Summary
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This graduation season, The New York Times talked with seniors across the country who are not headed to college about their plans, hopes and dreams.
Lew Alcindor had his pick of colleges as a senior at Power Memorial Academy in New York in 1965. One of the most sought-after high school basketball players in history wanted a school where students were respected, where his growing sense of social activism could be nourished and, of course, a...
Friends and family helped Santa Ana Valley High seniors celebrate their graduation with a commencement ceremony on Wednesday, June 21 at Santa Ana Bowl.
A Westchester high school student’s last-ditch petition to stay his deportation has been rejected, sources told the Daily News Wednesday.
Hillview High seniors took center stage at Tustin High’s Northrup Stadium on June 15 to proudly claim their diplomas. Congratulations to the grads!
On Tuesday, 18-year-old Ryan Stocker was charged with two counts of felony sexual assault at the Windsor County Courthouse in White River Junction, Vermont. A few things you need to know about Stocker is that he is a senior in high school who allegedly sexually assaulted two women, ages 16 and 18, who attend Green Mountain Union High School with him. Show More Summary
Yearbook quotes used to just be little cute ways of being remembered or sharing jokes with friends. Now, in the age of social media, many students hope to be able to share their sense of humor or their ingenuity with thousands of people who never attended their school. Show More Summary
Volvo has confirmed it will transform Polestar into a “new separately-branded electrified global high performance car company”. The new Polestar division will be headed up by Thomas Ingenlath, Volvo Cars’ senior vice president in charge of design. Its chief operating officer will be Jonathan Good, who is currently in charge of corporate communications at Volvo. […]
Los Amigos High seniors celebrated the end of their high school careers with family and friends at a commencement ceremony Tuesday, June 20 at Bolsa Grande Stadium.
Friends and family helped Rancho Alamitos seniors celebrate their graduation with a commencement ceremony on Tuesday, June 20 at Bolsa Grande High.
Friends and family helped Pacifica High seniors celebrate their graduation with a commencement ceremony on Tuesday, June 20 at Orange Coast College.
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High school senior Tori DiPaolo is now a hero on Twitter for using her senior quote to fight sexism. DiPaolo's school, West Milford High in New Jersey, bans girls from wearing shoulder baring tops on most days, but the robes required for senior photos happen to show a whole lot of... Show More Summary