Latest School discipline News

The Latest: Some exchange students urged to leave Hong Kong

Nov. 13, 2019 6:34 AM EST

HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on the Hong Kong protests (all times local): 7 p.m. Several Nordic students at Hong Kong Baptist University are being moved because anti-government demonstrators are on the school grounds. Student Elina Neverdal Hjoennevaag told Norwegian broadcaster NRK on Wednesday that they...

Chinese students flee Hong Kong as violence intensifies

Nov. 13, 2019 6:00 AM EST

HONG KONG (AP) — University students from mainland China are fleeing Hong Kong, and classes in primary and secondary schools have been suspended as clashes turn increasingly violent in the city's 5-month-long anti-government unrest. Marine police used a boat Wednesday to help a group of mainland students...

Teacher, principal accused of dragging boy, 10, through hall

Nov. 13, 2019 5:39 AM EST

WALTER HILL, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee principal and special education teacher are accused of dragging a 10-year-old boy through a school hallway by his feet, leaving him with head injuries. News outlets report Walter Hill Elementary Principal Helen Campbell and teacher Bonnie Marlar were arrested Saturday...

Mississippi college football players suspended, face charges

Nov. 13, 2019 3:09 AM EST

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Two college football players in Mississippi have been charged with robbery and suspended from their team and a third has also been suspended pending an unrelated manslaughter charge. Jail records obtained by news outlets show that Jackson State University football players, 20-year-old...

Police: WSU fraternity member dies; may be alcohol related

Nov. 12, 2019 9:55 PM EST

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Police say a Washington State University fraternity member at Alpha Tau Omega has died and that alcohol may have been a factor in his death. KREM-TV reports Pullman police and fire crews were sent to the fraternity at about 8:35 a.m. Tuesday for a 19-year-old man who was unconscious...

Officials: Death of San Diego State student was accidental

Nov. 12, 2019 8:44 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The death of a college freshman in California who was hospitalized after attending a fraternity party was accidental, a medical examiner ruled Tuesday. Dylan Hernandez, 19, suffered injuries to his head when he fell from his bunk bed in the dorm at San Diego State University, authorities...

Student expelled after bringing stolen gun to school

Nov. 12, 2019 4:13 PM EST

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — A Maine high school student who was arrested for bringing a stolen handgun to school has been expelled. Police say Bangor High School employees searched the student's belongings on Oct. 31 because they suspected the student had been using marijuana. The student was charged with theft...

U of South Carolina fraternity suspended over hazing report

Nov. 12, 2019 4:59 AM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The University of South Carolina has suspended a fraternity for three years amid allegations it hazed members. In a statement obtained by news outlets on Monday, university spokesman Jeff Stenslad said Lambda Chi Alpha has been suspended until fall 2023. The national fraternity's CEO...

San Diego State student, 19, dies after attending frat party

Nov. 11, 2019 7:35 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego State University announced Monday the death of a freshman who was hospitalized after attending a fraternity party. Dylan Hernandez, 19, went to the party Wednesday, school officials said. Early Thursday, university police responded to a 911 call that a student needed medical...

Virginia school: Employee disciplined over vanishing paper

Nov. 10, 2019 5:51 PM EST

RADFORD, Va. (AP) — Radford University says a school employee responsible for at least some disappearing copies of the student-run newspaper in September was disciplined internally but won't face criminal charges. The Roanoke Timescites a letter from the school police chief announcing results of a review...