Year of the Child

Caring Year of the Child

Backpack Club gets great response

December 15, 2010

We’ve pushed the Bay Area Food Bank’s Backpack to fight childhood hunger in our public school system. For $110, supporters can feed a child and his siblings on weekends throughout the year. For $11,000, we can…

Education Year of the Child

Did Thomas write PNJ article?

August 7, 2010

Superintendent Malcolm Thomas has objected to the latest FCAT scores like most of the other superintendents in the state, but after the state audited the grading process, the state DOE declared they would stand. Here are…

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Pensacola Promise

April 5, 2010

The special committee working on Pensacola Promise begins its deliberations this week on how the scholarship plan will work. Next meeting is Wednesday, April 7 at 4 p.m. in City Hall. Pensacola’s Promise Plan April 7,…

News Year of the Child

School violence escalates

March 26, 2010 is reporting at fight broke out yesterday at Ernest Ward. Seven students were arrested (read more). Escambia County Sheriff’s Office deputies said the fight started about 3:50 p.m. as school was dismissed. The fight began…