The Hall Monitor Archive: June, 2011

Two Philly schools get health award from Bill Clinton

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Philadelphia typically doesn't fall on the list of cities with healthy students, but two schools in the city are trying to change that reality... Read more

Nutter, SRC, state officials sign education partnership agreement

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UPDATED: Just as we suspected, the "education" announcement by Nutter, Ackerman and company, was to show the public that the city, state and... Read more

NBC education-discussion program arriving Sunday in Philadelphia

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NBC’s "Education Nation On-The-Road" makes its third and final stop in Philadelphia Sunday and will begin a nearly weeklong series... Read more

MLK High gets new principal

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It seems that when a failing school is in need of a turnaround, the district looks to one particular guy. And that guy is William Wade, the... Read more

District transportation head retiring, PFT and AFT in talks

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Longtime district veteran John Lombardi, who heads the district's transportation department, is retiring, district sources say. Lombardi... Read more

Schools can't take the heat, early closures today

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Due to "extreme" heat and humidity, all schools will close early today, district officials announced. The National Weather Service sent out... Read more