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ESPN’s Jemele Hill Gets High School Auditorium Named in Her Honor

by Christina Santi   Jun 14, 2018

ESPN journalist Jemele Hill delivered the commencement speech at her alma mater, Detroit Mumford High School, on Monday (June 11) and was honored the... Read More

SZA Performs, Delivers Speech at High School Alma Mater (VIDEO)

SZA Performs, Delivers Speech at High School Alma Mater (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 05, 2018

While SZA’s voice is on the mend, she managed to muster up a few beautiful melodies for Columbia High School, as the TDE songstress... Read More

Floyd Mayweather Never Graduated, Proud His Son Finished High School

Floyd Mayweather Never Graduated, Proud His Son Finished High School

by Christina Santi   Jun 01, 2018

Floyd Mayweather Jr. praised his son Koraun, 18, for recently graduating from high school, a feat the boxing champion never accomplished. I’m so proud of... Read More

Celebs Vow to Buy Car for Student Who Took the Bus to Graduation

Celebs Vow to Buy Car for Student Who Took the Bus to Graduation

by Jessica Bennett   May 24, 2018

An Alabama teen was determined to obtain his high school diploma, despite the fact that his family doesn’t have a car. Images of Birmingham,... Read More

School Apologizes After Student Turns Skit Into ‘Ni**er for Auction’ Meme

School Apologizes After Student Turns Skit Into ‘Ni**er for Auction’ Meme

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 27, 2018

Oklahoma school officials have apologized to the family of a Black student who was used as the subject of a racist meme created by... Read More

16-Year-Old Student Booted from School Bus for Wearing Off-the-Shoulder Shirt

16-Year-Old Student Booted from School Bus for Wearing Off-the-Shoulder Shirt

by Christina Santi   Mar 16, 2018

A 16-year-old student is alleging that she was not allowed to ride the school bus home because of a dress code violation. The young... Read More

School Shooting Survivor Recalls Tragedy on ‘TODAY’

School Shooting Survivor Recalls Tragedy on ‘TODAY’

by Zahara Hill   Feb 16, 2018

A survivor of the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School recalled Tuesday’s tragic shooting on the ‘TODAY’ show. High school junior Samantha Grady told the... Read More

CPS Halts Portion of School Closing Plan

CPS Halts Portion of School Closing Plan

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 15, 2018

Chicago Public Schools will phase out three South Side high schools over three years as opposed to shutting them all down this summer. Chicago... Read More

Black Lesbian Teen Suspended After Asking Girlfriend to Prom

Black Lesbian Teen Suspended After Asking Girlfriend to Prom

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 02, 2018

An Alabama high school student has been suspended after “promposing” to another girl, according to one concerned mother. According to BET News, Jeanise Ross-Walton... Read More

Vermont H.S. to Fly ‘Black Lives Matter’ Flag

Vermont H.S. to Fly ‘Black Lives Matter’ Flag

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 29, 2018

A Vermont high school board unanimously voted to fly a Black Lives Matter flag outside of Montpelier High for Black History Month, The Washington... Read More