Latest News for: Secondary students


Choteau junior high to go on distance learning Oct. 18-22

Choteau Acantha 16 Oct 2021
Secondary Principal Wendi Hammond said the junior high students should not go to the high school football game Friday night, per guidelines from the Teton County Health Department. The coming school week only has students in classes for three days, Monday through Wednesday, as school is out on Thursday and Friday for teachers’ convention.

For the first time in 2 decades, 15 from Goa break into top 10,000 in JEE-Advanced

The Times of India 16 Oct 2021
At least 17 students from Goa bagged ranks at the JEE Advanced, results for which were declared on Friday ... These students were within the first 5,000 ranks in the country, and for the first time in many years, it included two female students. Most of the ranks for the state were from a single school, Mushtifund Aryaan Higher Secondary School, Cujira.

Tears, cheers as "China Album" exhibits inspire Hong Kong youths

Xinhua 16 Oct 2021
Two students take a photo in front of a picture at "China Album" exhibits at Hong Kong Central Library, Hong Kong, south China, Oct ... Led by a narrator, Ng Chi-yu, a student from Yan Chai Hospital Wong Wha San Secondary School, watched and wrote down the gist of stories behind the photos.

Gov. Lee visits leaders to discuss Tennessee’s progress in serving disability community

Knoxville Daily Sun 16 Oct 2021
October 15, 2021. State makes strides in employment, higher education,. mental health, and early intervention. NASHVILLE, TN – Gov ... Governor Lee meets persons with disabilities ... ETSU is one of six higher education institutions across the state with an inclusive post-secondary program for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities ... ....

Vocational education — removing the stigma

China Daily 15 Oct 2021
Vocational high schools took in 6.4 million students last year — up 7 percent year-on-year and accounting for almost 43 percent of the total enrollment at senior-level secondary schools. There were 16.6 million students enrolled at secondary vocational schools as of late August, according to the Ministry of Education.

Afghanistan: Taliban must allow girls to return to school immediately – new testimony

Reliefweb 15 Oct 2021
While male students nationwide were allowed to return to secondary school on ... Several female secondary school students said they had lost their motivation to study because the Taliban seem likely to allow them to work only in a few, specific fields, such as education or healthcare.

Amnesty Intl Calls for Girls’ Access to Education

Tolo News 15 Oct 2021
“At present, girls in Afghanistan are effectively barred from returning to secondary school ... This comes as in only three out of 34 provinces, girls students are allowed to attend their secondary and high schools ... Afghanistan today needs an educated generation,” said Shamila a secondary school student.

CBSE Class 10, 12 students give mixed response to exams being held in two terms

Hindustan Times 15 Oct 2021
Students in Haryana gave mixed response to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announcing that it will hold board exams for Class 10 and 12 in two terms, with the first term taking place in November-December 2021 ... Students in Haryana gave mixed response to the Central ...

Limit placed on number of international students at Kelowna Secondary

Castanet 15 Oct 2021
The ongoing capacity crunch at Kelowna Secondary school has forced the Central Okanagan School District to place a ceiling on the number of international students allowed at the school next year ... This year, 400 students from 29 countries are attending elementary, middle and secondary schools in the district.

Major changes proposed for Miss. college aid

Greenwood Commonwealth 15 Oct 2021
The Post-Secondary Board this week unanimously voted to recommend an overhaul of Mississippi’s financial aid programs that could completely change how the state helps students pay for college ... The Office of Student Financial Aid, which works under the Post-Secondary Board, has ...

Student sent to detention center after found guilty of possessing explosive

Hong Kong Standard 15 Oct 2021
Lai Man-kwong, a secondary six student of Caritas Ma On Shan Secondary School was found guilty of possessing explosive, after he was reported bringing to school an explosive called triacetone triperoxide (TATP), which he described as an “interesting chemical”, on November 27, 2019.

Spotlight on three ISS teachers |15 October 2021

Nation 15 Oct 2021
It has 24 classes for primary level, 19 form groups in secondary school, just over 1,000 pupils and 140 teaching and non-teaching staff. Lilian Furneau, Secondary English and History teacher and head of sixth form ... Our students here are very dedicated to Seychelles ... Our students are also globally-minded, very interested in world concerns.

Will a new program increase access to college? Framingham and Milford students say it does.

Metrowest Daily News 15 Oct 2021
Only 30% of low-income students in Framingham High’s Class of 2012 completed a post-secondary degree or credential by 2019 ... Data from the state Department of Elementary & Secondary Education also found that 89% of Black students who took part in those programs went on to college, along with 72% of participating Hispanic students.

Man who tried to save a student shot by cop during social unrest jailed for a year

Hong Kong Standard 15 Oct 2021
A 28-year-old man who tried to save a student shot by a cop at the height of the social unrest was sentenced to get a year behind bars for taking part in an unlawful assembly. Yau Wang-tat, a doctoral candidate, and the male secondary school student who was shot by a cop were charged with rioting.

School masking policies likely to continue

Eagle-Tribune 15 Oct 2021
The masking mandate, approved by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education by a 9-1 vote in August, requires public school students age 5 and older, educators and other staff to wear face coverings indoors ... 1, middle and high schools will be allowed to lift the rules for vaccinated students and staff if at least 80% have been inoculated.