Dade, Broward Schools Monitoring Erika's ProgressNow that Tropical Storm Erika is not expected to reach hurricane strength before it impacts South Florida, many are wondering what that means for school on Monday.
Failing School To Shine Bright On First Day Of Class In Fort LauderdaleThe doors don’t open to students until next week, but there is already a lot of action behind the scenes at Walker Elementary School, one of 14 failing elementary schools in Broward which is undergoing a dramatic change as part of a state-mandated effort to fix low-performing campuses.
WiFi, GPS Now On Many Dade School BusesMore than a thousand buses prepared for the launch of the new school year as new programs are being offered for students and parents.
CDC: Most Middle & High Schools Start Too EarlyWhat time does your child’s school bell ring? If it’s before 8:30 AM, the Centers for Disease Control say it’s too early and may lead to insufficient sleep and related health risks.
Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Starts FridayIt's almost time to load the shopping cart with pens, pencils, markers and everything else your child needs for the school year. But you may want to wait for Friday as the state's "tax-free holiday" is set to begin.
Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Less Than A Week AwaySchool bells will be ringing before you know it--have you begun school shopping? May want to wait for Friday.
Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Alberto CarvalhoCBS4's Jim DeFede and Superintendent Alberto Carvalho discuss the school district’s discipline diversion program and civil citation program designed to keep juveniles from being given a criminal record, which was hailed this past week in Washington, DC.
Carvalho Headed To White House For National School Discipline DiscussionSuperintendent of Schools Alberto Carvalho is headed to the White House for a national policy discussion on school discipline.
Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Less Than A Month AwayShoppers who want to lessen the blow of stocking up on school supplies take note; the back-to-school sales tax holiday is less than a month away.
Florida DOH Offers Free Back-To-School ImmunizationsWhat do some students dislike more than actually going back to school? Getting a shot at the doctor’s office. But for children entering kindergarten and the 7th grade, chances are they are due for a vaccine to meet requirements for school entry.
Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School JittersOvercoming first day jitters -- whether for kindergarten or a new school -- all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.
Liberty City Students Get Tools For SchoolDozens of students in Liberty City are already getting prepped for school thanks to its sister city.