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Letter singles out African-American and Poor students

Below is a scan of the letter sent home with students that attend A.K. Suter Elementary. The letter is to explain the school’s FCAT grade….

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Battle over health plan brewing

Superintendent Malcolm Thomas was elected due largely to the teachers, who wanted a change from the Jim Paul regime. Thomas kept most of the Jim…

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2nd Annual William H. “Bill” Marshall “Back To School” Parade And Picnic

Press Release: Pensacola will once again recognize William H. “Bill” Marshall for his life-long contribution in the areas of ministry, education, community and civic involvement….

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P.J. O’Rourke, UWF Writer-in-Residence

Press Release: UWF NAMES P.J. O’ROURKE AS THE FIRST WRITER-IN-RESIDENCE; O’ROURKE TO SPEAK AT UWF SEPT. 8 PENSACOLA – The University of West Florida has…

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Montclair Elementary needs turnaround

The school that is having trouble with the FCAT is Montclair Elementary. It has gone from “A” school three years ago to a “F”. It…

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Warrington Middle improved better than majority of Escambia schools

Maybe I spoke too soon. In looking at all the Escambia County FCAT scores, only nine middle and elementary schools improved their total points…two of…

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Did Thomas write PNJ article?

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…

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School District Backtracks

We were initially told the School District has two offers for the Brownsville Middle School building. Now it looks like there hasn’t been any serious…

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Two Buyers For Brownsville Building?

Escambia County School District Assistant Superintendent for Operations Shawn Dennis told the IN today there are currently two “potential buyers” lined up for the abandoned…

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