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Good or Bad Idea? Some Michigan High Schools Now Have Late Start [Poll]

It's been a topic of discussion for years - should high schoolers have a later start time? There's positives and negatives to both sides of the discussion but a school district in Michigan has now changed the game leaving it up to the student...

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Do You Agree With Ionia High School’s Ban on Graduation Cap Decoration?

Each year for graduation, students decorate their caps, but this year Ionia High School students are not allowed to.  Principal Ben Gurk announced to the students about the new rule...

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Free College Financial Aid Counseling in Grand Rapids on Tuesday

Applying to college is a lot of work. An important part of the process is searching for financial aid, but finding out what you qualify for can be both time consuming and confusing.

One group is offering free help in Grand Rapids for anyone seeking financial aid for college.

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G.R. Students Will Be Able to Get a Head Start in College

Starting this fall, some high school students will be able to take college courses.

The Grand Rapids Public School and Grand Rapids Community College teamed up to create an 'Early Middle College' program...

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Michigan Students Are Now Required to Learn CPR

Starting in the new school year, Michigan students will be required to learn CPR. The legislation, which was just passed in December, goes into effect beginning in the 2017-18 school year...

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CPR Could Become Required Class For Michigan Students

CPR training could soon become a part of curriculum for Michigan students grades 7 through 12, 9 & 10 News reports.

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West Michigan Teacher Starts GoFundMe to Buy Books For Students [Video]

A teacher at  Kenowa Hills Middle School has turned to online fundraising to purchase books for his students.

Fox 17 reports that Ray Koopmans, a Spanish teacher, has raised $7,000 with his GoFundMe campaign.

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Panama City Beach, Florida, Hotel Blasts ‘The Lion King’ Theme to Awaken Spring Breakers [Video]

For someone who has been partying all night during spring break, 11 a.m. seems so early.

However, one hotel in Panama City Beach, Fla., thought that was the perfect time for party animals to wake up. The way the hotel decided to awaken everyone was to blast the "The Circle of Life," the theme song from the Disney movie The Lion King.

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Basketball Players Stop Game to Stand Up For Bullied Cheerleader [Video]

Desiree Andrews is an eighth-grader from Kenosha, Wis., with Down syndrome.

She hasn't let that stop her from joining Lincoln Middle School's cheerleading squad.

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Wisconsin High School Spends $662,000 On Locker Room Renovations [Video]

Arrowhead Union High School in Hartland, Wis., now probably has the nicest high school locker room in the country.

And it'll probably disgust you.

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Sixth-Grade Teacher Goes On Very Inappropriate Rant During Class [Video]

A sixth-grade teacher in Dallas got into some trouble after he went on a profanity-filled rant in one of his classes.

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Students Told to Pull Down Pants For Poop Inspection [Video]

If someone's crapping in the gym, you gotta find out who did it."

-- Producer Joe

Well, that's what happened at an elementary school in Gustine, Texas, a town about 90 miles southwest of Fort Worth.

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