(UVALDE, Texas) -- For months since the May 24 school massacre in Uvalde, Texas, attention and blame have been focused on the chief of the tiny school district's police force. That man, Pete Arredondo, was first suspended and then fired as investigators pointed to... Read More.
(KANSAS CITY) -- An elementary school in Kansas City, Kansas, has become one of the latest to temporarily close due to a surge in respiratory illnesses among students and staff. Christ the King Catholic School closed for three days starting Wednesday "due to illness," including... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- Nearly six months after a gunman armed with an AR-15 killed 19 students and two teachers at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, the community remains divided on the topic of gun control. Many of Uvalde's families have grown up hunting, so guns... Read More.
(HAZELWOOD, Mo.) -- A Missouri elementary school located near a contaminated creek in St. Louis County has closed after a private study found high levels of radioactive waste inside the building and its playground area. The Hazelwood School District announced this week that Jana Elementary... Read More.
(ST. LOUIS, Mo.) -- A considerable amount of radioactive waste was found at a Missouri elementary school near St. Louis, according to a new report. In August, Boston Chemical Data Corp. studied soil, dust and plant samples at Jana Elementary School in Florissant, Missouri, according... Read More.
(DALLAS) -- A gun accidentally discharged inside a Texas elementary school cafeteria on Thursday after a child allegedly brought the firearm to school, according to the Dallas Independent School District. The incident occurred before classes began as breakfast was served at John W Carpenter Elementary... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New boosters for 5- to 11-year-olds are just weeks away from authorization, the vaccine chief at the Food and Drug Administration, Dr. Peter Marks, said Tuesday. While primary vaccines are already authorized for children 6 months and older, the FDA has yet... Read More.
Fresh off of its Emmy wins for show creator, writer and co-star Quinta Brunson and Sheryl Lee Ralph, Abbott Elementary returns for its sophomore season Wednesday night at 9 p.m. ET on ABC. Tyler James Williams, who plays newbie teacher Gregory Eddie, tells ABC Audio that watching the show take off has... Read More.
(LA JOYA, Texas) -- A 5-year-old boy died after he was found in a hot car outside a South Texas elementary school, officials said. A 911 call came in at 4:04 p.m. Thursday reporting that an unresponsive boy was found inside a car parked at... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- Mandy Gutierrez, the principal of Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, was reinstated Thursday to her position, her attorney, Ricardo Cedillo, confirmed to ABC News. "Ms. Gutierrez's administrative leave with pay has been lifted and she has been fully reinstated to her... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- Mandy Gutierrez, principal of Robb Elementary School in Texas, was suspended with pay Monday, her attorney, Ricardo Cedillo, confirmed to ABC News. A special legislative investigation into the May 24 massacre at the school found that Gutierrez was aware of security problems... Read More.
School is almost back in session. Quinta Brunson’s Emmy-nominated sitcom, Abbott Elementary, returns to ABC with new episodes on September 21. To celebrate, the cast and crew dropped by San Diego Comic-Con to spill all about their upcoming second season. “We spent a lot of the first season... Read More.