high school

Austin Biehl talks Monday night Nov. 29, 2010 in Marinette, Wis. about being taken hostage at Marinette High School by another student earlier in the day, as his mother Carla looks on at right. A student armed with a handgun burst into a Wisconsin high school classroom at the end of the school day and held nearly two dozen students and a teacher hostage for more than five hours Monday, authorities said. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

Student Holds Classroom Hostage, Shoots Self

A high school student who pulled a handgun and shot a film projector as the school day wound down held 23 classmates and a teacher hostage for about five hours Monday before shooting himself when police busted down a classroom door.

11/29/2010

School

‘Straight Pride’ Shirts Raise Protest In St. Charles

Several students at St. Charles North High School are urging others to join them at a school board meeting next month to protest what they consider a too-lenient response in a t-shirt controversy.

11/12/2010

High School Football Helmet Concussions

Ordinance Would Yank Possibly Concussed Students

Two key city council members want schools to pull athletes out of play if they show signs of concussion head injury.

WBBM Newsradio–11/11/2010

(Photo From Lake Zurich Police)

Lake Zurich Teacher Charged With Sex Abuse

A Lake Zurich High School drama teacher has been arrested and charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

WBBM Newsradio–11/02/2010

School

Downers Grove School Secretary Resigns After Theft

A west suburban high school secretary has resigned after allegedly stealing $4,000 in cash from the school’s homecoming funds.

10/18/2010

previous