Asthma, dental decay and diabetes are some of the most common health conditions students bring with them into the classroom — and cause students to miss school. Schools are forming partnerships for student health in a variety of ways, including school-based health centers that provide low-cost medical, dental and counseling services to students.
A California ballot initiative would legalize recreational marijuana use for adults.
Superintendent emphasizes the importance of health.
A voter-approved state sentencing law has cut the time students spend in court schools.
If the injunction is granted, the personal belief exemption will temporarily be reinstated.
With the new vaccination law, California becomes a worldwide leader in promoting childhood vaccinations.
Unwanted sexual comments and jokes are against the law at schools, but enforcement has been minimal.
School discipline and foster youth practices are targeted in state investigations.
School districts are supposed to spend $400 million a year on those services.
Check out our comprehensive database of vaccine data for about 9,000 kindergarten-level public, private and charter schools going back to the 2008-09 school year.
The new federal education law requires the change.