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The Commercial Dispatch
CMSD board members split on elected vs. appointed membersAt their biannual retreat Monday, a majority of Columbus Municipal School Distr
CMSD board members split on elected vs. appointed members
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
At their biannual retreat Monday, a majority of Columbus Municipal School District trustees said they would support elected board members. The vote arose when the board filled out a Mississippi School Board Association survey on legislative... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
A standard that should apply to every board appointmentspeaking to Rotarians, Robert Smith lauded the CRA's work -- the group most rec
A standard that should apply to every board appointment
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
speaking to Rotarians, Robert Smith lauded the CRA's work -- the group most recently secured an option from the Columbus Municipal School District on the vacant S.D. Lee Middle School property for residential or commercial development. Since the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Accentuating the positiveon topics he probably would have rather not come up -- his impressions of the n
Accentuating the positive
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
on topics he probably would have rather not come up -- his impressions of the needs and leadership at the D-rated Columbus Municipal School District and the ongoing struggle between the city and Lowndes County over the best path forward for the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Mayor: CMSD needs leadership changescame during a question-and-answer session, after one Rotarian asked for his tho
Mayor: CMSD needs leadership changes
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
came during a question-and-answer session, after one Rotarian asked for his thoughts on the condition of the Columbus Municipal School District. "For the education system in Columbus to improve, there's going to have to be some changes made,"... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
CMSD to form parent advisory group to focus on special education servicesColumbus Municipal School District trustees on Monday handed the task of formin
CMSD to form parent advisory group to focus on special education services
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
Columbus Municipal School District trustees on Monday handed the task of forming a Special Education Parent Advisory Committee to Superintendent Philip Hickman. SEPAC will consist of nine members -- including parents, CMSD staff and representatives... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Germantown looks to purchase land for new elementary schoolGermantown Board of Mayor and Aldermen will vote Monday on the purchase of 31 a
Germantown looks to purchase land for new elementary school
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 18 days ago
Germantown Board of Mayor and Aldermen will vote Monday on the purchase of 31 acres for the site of a fourth Germantown Municipal School District elementary school. The purchase from Regency Homebuilders of the $1.1 million parcel near the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Disaster prep: First responders take part in active shooter drill on campus of MUWwere taken to Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle as part of the drill. O
Disaster prep: First responders take part in active shooter drill on campus of MUW
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
were taken to Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle as part of the drill. On the scene were ambulances and one Columbus Municipal School District am-bus, a school bus with seats replaced by stretchers and which can carry up to 14 people,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
16 CMSD students retained for reading scoresSixteen students in the Columbus Municipal School District are repeating third
16 CMSD students retained for reading scores
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
Sixteen students in the Columbus Municipal School District are repeating third grade this year after failing the 2015-16 state-mandated reading assessment, CMSD Superintendent Philip Hickman confirmed in an email Wednesday. Another 11 students had... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
TIFs possible for Lee Middle redevelopmentof Military Road and 18th Avenue North for private development. The CRA purchas
TIFs possible for Lee Middle redevelopment
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
of Military Road and 18th Avenue North for private development. The CRA purchased a one-year option from the Columbus Municipal School District in July for the nearly 15-acre property. LINK Senior Vice President of Economic Development Brenda... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Preview: Push for Cleveland schools levyCLEVELAND - Cleveland voters will face a Cleveland Municipal School District le
Preview: Push for Cleveland schools levy
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 24 days ago
CLEVELAND - Cleveland voters will face a Cleveland Municipal School District levy in November. Voters initially passed the measure back in 2012 and, if it passes again, it would extend the tax levy for another four years. According to the district,... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Growing push to stop teens from posting attack videosstreet. But the school district says one of the kids getting punished recorded
Growing push to stop teens from posting attack videos
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 25 days ago
street. But the school district says one of the kids getting punished recorded this fight with a cell phone. The Cleveland Municipal School District says ten kids are facing discipline for the fight outside East Tech. That includes the teen who... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
School board accepts resignation of teacher, votes not to discipline administratorAt a meeting of the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees Aug. 2
School board accepts resignation of teacher, votes not to discipline administrator
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 27 days ago
At a meeting of the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees Aug. 22, the board voted to take action on two personnel matters involving an elementary school teacher and administrator during executive session. The board voted unanimously... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Some area third graders retained after retaking reading assessmentServices for a comprehensive evaluation. This allowed some students to be quali
Some area third graders retained after retaking reading assessment
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
Services for a comprehensive evaluation. This allowed some students to be qualified for a good cause exemption." Columbus Municipal School District CMSD Superintendent Philip Hickman did not release the number of third graders who were either... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Ohio schools No. 1 in economic segregationnation. And the Buckeye State has nine of the top 50 most segregated borders –
Ohio schools No. 1 in economic segregation
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 28 days ago
nation. And the Buckeye State has nine of the top 50 most segregated borders – more than any other state. The Cleveland Municipal School District-Cuyahoga Heights School District border ranked 18th. CMSD reported a 49 percent poverty rate in... Read more

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