"Whether a student chooses to attend or not does not negate the fact that instruction was provided by the school/district," the spokesperson said.
The gun a teen brought to La Follette High School on Monday was a facsimile, Madison police reported.
The Madison Police Department upped its presence around La Follette High School Monday following the arrest of a 16-year-old boy who brought a gun to the school.
The Madison School District has promoted Mathew Thompson from interim principal to permanent principal of La Follette High School.
"I was very upset and angry that here we are, second time, in a totally different school," the boy's mother said.
Prewitt finished the regular season with 367 points, breaking Ann Cooley's 1986 record of 350.
A total of three students now face charges or tentative charges for reportedly beating a classmate so badly that he could need dental reconstructive surgery.
Police said school staff quickly broke up the fight, but not before the boy's front teeth had been punched up into his gums, his mother said.
Madison police said Thursday that Sardarius A. Goodall faces two tentative felony charges for a crash earlier this month that killed a high school freshman and seriously injured another boy.
The Madison School Board is mulling the creation of its second committee on school safety since July of 2020.
Police say the 15-year-old victim suffered a jaw injury and will likely need surgery.
Flywheel Skill Share said the suspensions could lead to layoffs within the organization and the disruption of conflict mitigation work inside the school.
Marquan Webb is accused of bringing the gun to school and taking part in unrelated burglaries.
Seventh-ranked La Follette and East, which has won its first two games, had been scheduled to play a Big Eight Conference boys basketball game.
LaRosa is moving to Chicago to be with his fiancé, and will take a job with Chicago Public Schools. “I want to be supportive," he said about his time at La Follette High School. "This place has done everything amazing for me and my daughter.”
“In 2022 we want to be sending two youth out and we’ll take care of all of it,” Tutankhamun “Coach” Assad, leader of the initiative, said.
Students scan the codes for interactions that are more impromptu than class, like seeing a counselor for help with a college application or getting one-on-one tutoring.
Groups at Memorial and West high schools are seeking donations for projects not included in the $317 million referendum, prompting La Follette parents to question if board policy is being violated.
Like all schools, La Follette High School is navigating education in the COVID-19 pandemic. The school is approaching the situation from a social and emotional angle, attempting to serve its students holistically, rather than solely academically.
Sam Cornale will help guide the Democratic party through the 2022 midterm elections.
For Madison high schoolers who are learning online because their schools are closed, it's a chance to spend time with other teenagers in a safer space outdoors.
A $317 million capital ask of taxpayers during next month's election could inject the four main high school with $280 million worth of renovations after decades without a major investment.
Fifteen-year-old Kyla Robinson — the sister of Tony Robinson, a Black teenager who was shot and killed by Madison police in 2015 — died Friday in a crash on the East Side.
This year, the theme was “Persistence.” Kiera O’Higgins won first place, Rauan Pritchard took second and Natalie McDonald took third.