A John F. Kennedy High School trio’s anti-marijuana rap song is among the finalists in a statewide high school substance abuse prevention music competition.
The city’s school district is receiving $1,350,000 in grant funding via Amazon to boost computer science education in 15 high schools.
A school bus driver has been banned from working for the district for allegedly failing to halt a safe distance from an active railroad crossing.
A former Paterson school teacher claims a five-year old autistic student with “significant” behavioral problems bit, scratched, spit, and kicked her at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School.
The school district has agreed to pay $675,000 to settle a payment dispute with its former special education services provider.
Almost 400 students returned to their schools in downtown Paterson on Tuesday morning following a water main break that forced the relocation of Silk City and Harp Academy.
A water main break in downtown Paterson prompted the relocation of two academies — Harp and Silk City — on Monday morning.