Public Schools

Some articles on public schools, school, public, public school, schools:

Richmond Public Schools
... This school division contains public schools serving the independent city of Richmond, Virginia ... It is occasionally described locally as Richmond City Public Schools to emphasize its connection to the independent city rather than the Richmond-Petersburg region at large or the rural Richmond ...
Ten Commandments - United States Debate Over Display On Public Property
... the posting of the ten commandments on public property ... of officially sanctioned prayer from public schools by the U.S ... Supreme Court as a threat to the expression of religion in public life ...
Dean H. Kenyon - Biography - Court Cases - Edwards V. Aguillard
... declared the teaching of "creation science" in public schools to be an unconstitutional establishment of religion, Louisiana's version of the "Equal Time ... science"—and advocating that it be given equal time in public schools and textbooks as the "only" alternative to evolution—while at the same time working on a public school textbook, which ... be taught on an equal basis with evolution in public schools ...
Whitewater (city), Wisconsin - Education - Public Schools
... The Whitewater Unified School District (WWUSD) contains five schools ... Whitewater High School (WHS) Whitewater Middle School (WMS) Washington Elementary School Lakeview Elementary School LINCS Charter School (formerly Lincoln Elementary School) ...
Palm Springs Unified School District - Historic Schools
... The PSUSD used to have 5 other public schools in Palm Springs and one other in Cathedral City ... Until the 1950s, the PSUSD had separate school campuses for African-American, Latino, Asian-American and American Indian students when school segregation was then legal, then ... Local celebrities and billionaires like Walter Annenberg and Frank Sinatra boosted public schools in the city and desert, whom also personally fought against racial and ethnic ...

Famous quotes containing the words schools and/or public:

    The schools begin with what they call the elements, and where do they end?
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The Apache have a legend that the coyote brought them fire and that the bear in his hibernations communes with the spirits of the “overworld” and later imparts the wisdom gained thereby to the medicine men.
    —Administration in the State of Arizona, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)