All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘high school’

Jillian Jacobson Counseled Students on Suicide Just Weeks Before Killing Herself

Jillian Jacobson was well-liked by her students. The photography instructor was only 31 years old and lived in Anaheim with her 34-year-old husband. She taught at El Dorado High School in the Orange County town of Placentia. Students say that they saw no signs of Jillian Jacobson appearing to be depressed. But when they arrived for class last week, they …

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Malia Obama Works on Set of Halle Berry’s ‘Extant’

Malia Obama, daughter of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, worked on the set of Halle Berry’s upcoming sc-fi series Extant for a day. The aspiring filmmaker will be a junior in high school come fall, and was no doubt getting up close and personal with what her future work might entail. Malia clapped together the board that …

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Faith Evans’ Son Graduates High School

Faith Evans is one proud momma! On May 29, her oldest son, and the only son of the late Notorious B.I.G., Christopher Wallace Jr. graduated from Santa Margarita Catholic High School in California. Evans shared a series of photos from the graduation on her personal Instagram account. The first photo shows her son, who goes by Cee Jay, waiting patiently …

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Miss America Prom: Teen’s Prom Invitation Gets Him Suspended

With prom season upon us, we keep hearing stories about teens inviting celebrities to the prom. Typical, right? Sometimes they get a “yes,” but mostly it’s a “no” or no response. Unfortunately for a high school student in York, Pennsylvania, not only did he not get an answer when he asked Miss America to the prom, he found himself facing …

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Several Students Stabbed At Pennsylvania High School

According to CBS News Pittsburgh, several students at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville Pennsylvania (approximately 18 miles from Pittsburgh) have been stabbed. Police and paramedics have arrived on the scene and have confirmed that five or six individuals were stabbed during a fire drill, and one student was airlifted to a local hospital. The police currently have one person …

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Texans Cheerleader To Attend Prom With High Schooler

Dreams can come true. If you just happen to be high school senior Mike Ramirez, and that special dream involves taking a cheerleader from the Houston Texans to prom, then dreams definitely come true. The Crosby High School senior asked beautiful Caitlyn Beth, who just happens to be a Houston Texans cheerleader, to be his prom date. The 20-year-old blonde …

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Teen Sues Parents for School Fees in Legal Family Feud

A New Jersey high school honors student is suing her parents for abandoning her while she was still attending school. Rachel Canning, 18, is demanding that her parents pay her remaining private high school costs. She claims that her parents, Sean and Elizabeth Canning, gave her two ultimatums before she moved out: to leave her boyfriend or to leave home. …

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You Probably Shouldn’t Masturbate In A School Hallway If You Want To Remain A Teacher

It must be hard being a teacher. It must be even harder when you’re a substitute teacher – an unfamiliar face in a hostile environment. Despite all that, they put on a brave face and keep the class in order while the regular teacher is out. For that, we give them our thanks. Our thanks doesn’t give them free reign …

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Cooking Class Explosion Caused By Heating Hot Cocoa

A small fire erupted inside a biology lab at Northside College Prep High School while students were participating in a class activity. The project involved heating hot chocolate on a single-burner stove under the supervision of an instructor. The gas used during the activity ultimately triggered the fire; however, the sprinkler system quickly extinguished the flames. According to Chicago Fire …

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Pretty Little Liars’ Bellisario Talks Teen Pressures

Troian Bellisario, who is frequently recognized for her portrayal of Spencer Hastings in Pretty Little Liars, understands the difficulties teens experience when transitioning into adulthood. Bellisario was born into a priviledged Los Angeles family, and appeared to have an ideal life. The television star attended a private school and names Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen as two of her best …

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Is this Mascot Offensive? Coachella Valley Asked to Ditch Arab Mascot

Another school’s mascot is in the news for being offensive, and this time it’s Coachella Valley High School in Southern California. Coachella Valley’s mascot is the Arab and has been for the past 93 years. The mascot features a dark-skinned man who has a crooked nose, heavy beard and wears a traditional Arab head covering. The mascot is also shown …

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Little Elm Lockdown:Threat Prompts High School Lockdown

Students, staff, and faculty members at Little Elm High School in the aptly named town of Little Elm, Texas were given a shock this morning as the school was placed under lockdown. The school was informed of a threat that had supposedly been posted on a social media platform, and the administration was quick to lock down the school and …

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Bullying Football Team: Did the Coach Go Overboard in 91-0 Win?

A high school football coach in Texas was slapped with a formal bullying complaint after his team won 91-0 on Friday. Aledo High School, the football team that put up a score you’d expect to see in a basketball game, has scored 77 points or more in their last four games. This is the first complaint that has been filed …

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Kendall and Kylie Jenner Drop out of Private School

The Kardashian/Jenner family has been all over the news lately, from Khloe’s possible divorce, Lamar’s drinking and alcohol use, and Bruce’s skin cancer surgery, it seems as though the drama never stops for these folks. So, what is going on now? Kris and Bruce are feuding it out over the decision to let their daughters, seventeen-year-old, Kendall and 16-year-old, Kylie …

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Duck Dynasty Shirt Landed a Student in Hot Water

As the Duck Commander guys say on A&E’s Duck Dynasty, “You can’t spell ‘stupid’ without ‘S,I,” and that’s a sentiment that many people are feeling after a high school student was forced to take off his Duck Dynasty shirt. The shirt features the popular Uncle Si Robertson with one of his funny sayings, “I will hurt you physically and metaphysically.” …

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Food Fight Whataburger: Texas Students Apologize

They say everything is bigger in Texas, and apparently this applies to high school food fights, too. Dozens of students from O’Connor High School and Brandeis High School participated in a crazy food fight at a Northwest San Antonio Whataburger that could have left the students facing criminal charges. The following video was taken by a student’s cell phone and …

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Transgender Homecoming Queen: Cassidy Campbell Wins

Cassidy Lynn Campbell, a transgender teen, has become the homecoming queen at her high school in Huntington Beach, California. Campbell, the 16 year old high school senior, broke out in tears during the ceremony on Friday night. She was born a male, but has said that she always felt like a girl. She wanted to run for homecoming queen in …

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Dreyfoos: Bodies Found at Florida High School

Police in West Palm Beach, Florida are investigating the discovery of two bodies at an area high school According to a WPTV news station report, employees at the Dreyfoos School of the Arts found the bodies early this morning. According to police, the bodies were found in a maintenance area inside the school, with no obvious signs as to their …

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Minnesota Cheerleader Charged For Pimping Fellow Student

A Minnesota high school cheerleader now faces sex trafficking charges after allegedly playing madam for a younger student. According to an Associated Press report, 18-year-old Montia Marie Parker of Maple Grove, Minnesota has been charged with sex trafficking and promoting prostitution. The girl is accused of driving a 16-year-old fellow student to Johns’ houses for oral sex, and is alleged …

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High School “Cutest Couple” Being Teased

Two New York high school seniors who were voted “Cutest Couple” in their yearbook superlatives say they’re being teased about it…but not because they’re gay. “Our friends are giving it to us about being Internet famous,” said 18-year-old Dylan Meehan. Meehan and boyfriend Brad Taylor say the photo has gone viral after being posted to a friend’s blog, and while …

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Yearbook Prank Could Result in Felony Charge

A yearbook prank by a Missouri girl could now bring federal charges. According to an Columbia Daily Tribune report, 17-year-old Kaitlyn Booth (pictured), a junior at Hickman High School in Columbia, Missouri, could now be facing a felony charge after changing a classmate’s name in the school yearbook. The girl allegedly changed a classmate’s last name to “masturbate” instead of …

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Duncanville Student Rant Caught on VIDEO

Nearly everyone who attended High School has at least one story of an upset teacher or student storming from a classroom. Bottle up hundreds of teenagers for hours each weekday and it’s bound to happen. Now that cameras are ubiquitous, however, these intense situations are beginning to pop up on the web for everyone to experience. A student in the …

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High School ‘Hotness Tournament’ Stirs Up Controversy In Washington

Ah, high school, rife with awkward growth, social situations, and trying to just make it to college so you can party somewhere other than a field or at a parent’s house. A high school in Issaquah, Washington has taken the awkwardness to a whole other level, by none other than rating the hotness of their female peers. In an online …

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High School Runner Points At God, Gets Team Disqualified

A high school track team from Columbus, Texas was disqualified when a runner pointed to the sky after crossing the finish line. The issue is being discussed as possible religious discrimination, though the reason given for disqualification was not based on religion, but because the gesture was deemed “an unsporting act”. I’m not sure that Tim Tebow has even been …

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States Drop GED as Test Price Rises

The GED, or General Educational Development tests, were created in 1942 to measure the academic skills of U.S. soldiers who had left high school to join the military. Though the test has undergone revisions, the American Council on Education has maintained the tests as a way for those who did not graduate high school to gain an equivalent certification. Now, …

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Facebook Sparks Hallway Fight at Chicago High School

I thank God every day that I didn’t have stuff like Twitter and Facebook to worry about when I was in high school. For me, getting through the day was tough enough, as I wasn’t exactly the most vibrate of social butterflies in my age group. I’ll spare you the details, but I’ll just say that if social networking was …

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“High School” Trailer Features Adrien Brody As A Psychotic Drug Dealer

The official trailer for “High School” is now online, which is a bit surprising as the film debuted during Sundance 2010. In any case the film looks to be a fun ride, with some bankable stars featured in it. “High School” features Adrien Brody as a drug dealer known as “Psycho Ed” and Michael Chiklis as the high school principal. …

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High School Senior Expelled for Twitter F-bomb

An Indiana High School Student has been expelled for using the F-word multiple times on a twitter post. According to Austin Carroll’s tweet: “F*** is one of those F****** words you can F****** put anywhere in a F****** sentence and it still F****** makes sense.” Though the comment is not directed at anyone, and is in a playful, rather than …

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