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Mason High School in Ohio.

A high school in Ohio says it’s doing away with valedictorians to make mental health a priority — and experts think its a game-changing po...

Mason High School in Ohio has stopped awarding students titles of valedictorian or salutatorian to reduce competition and improve mental health.
Sarah Lawrence College.

Students are outraged and weirded out over an alleged sex cult at a $56,000-per-year private college

Sarah Lawrence College students are shocked by the New York Magazine story about a student's father who allegedly started a sex cult on the campus.
From left to right: Jalil Mitchell, Kayla Willis, Dylan Chidick.

Meet 7 inspiring students who got into dozens of schools and received millions in scholarships

Meet seven high-achieving high school students whose hard work paid off with dozens of college acceptances and millions of dollars in scholarships.
Berry Miller Junior High in Pearland, Texas.

An assistant principal has been placed on leave after coloring in a student’s fade haircut with a marker because it violated the dress code

A student was told by an assistant principal at Berry Miller Junior High in Pearland, Texas, that his haircut violated an “extreme hairstyles" ban.

A group of high school journalists were barred from Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ speaking event

Students from Paul Laurence Dunbar High School in Lexington, Kentucky, tried to attend a roundtable discussion with Devos, but were turned away.
RaNiya Wright, 10, died last week, two days after she was hospitalized for injuries sustained in a fight at her elementary school.

After weeks of speculation, officials say that a 5th-grader who was hospitalized after a school fight actually died from a rare brain condition

RaNiya Wright was taken to the Medical University of South Carolina on March 25 after getting into a fight in Walterboro. She died two days later.
Actor Lori Loughlin, and her husband, fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli, leave the federal courthouse after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions cheating scheme, in Boston, Massachusetts, on April 3.

Lori Loughlin’s husband lied about going to USC. Here’s where the other parents involved in the college admissions scandal went to school....

Many of the parents charged in the college admissions scandal went to prestigious universities, like Harvard, Yale, and Cornell.
Avon Park Middle School in Avon Park, Florida.

2 middle school girls are accused of plotting to kill other students using a ‘hit list’

The 14-year-old girls, who have not been publicly named, were taken into custody at Avon Park Middle School in Avon Park, Florida, on Wednesday.
William 'Rick' Singer leaves Boston Federal Court after being charged with racketeering conspiracy, money laundering conspiracy, conspiracy to defraud the United States, and obstruction of justice on March 12, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts. Singer is among several charged in an alleged college admissions scam involving parents, ACT and SAT administrators and coaches at universities including Stanford, Georgetown, Yale, and the University of Southern California.

The college admissions scandal highlights just how much successful people believe an elite education matters

Among the 33 parents indicted as part of the college admissions scandal, the majority of them received degrees from elite universities.