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dnhall July 3, 2012


How many MPS schools still provide music classes? What about the new charter schools? I grew up with music and arts when i was young.

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MagnetMom July 4, 2012


Hi dnhall, Many schools continue to have music and art--if not through the school's funding through the direct... More »

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akeller May 21, 2012


The PTO at my daughter's public elementary school in Missouri recently hosted a school picnic on the school grounds and overflowing to the adjacent... More » 

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pamb456 May 29, 2012


I've often joked that there should be a bar at our elementary school's carnival, but really, liquor shouldn't... More »

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TeacherParent June 9, 2012


Alcohol at picnics is suprising, even shocking, to some of us and to others it's a culturally embedded practice. I'm... More »

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LAKEISHIA205 June 6, 2012


my child attened birmingham city school for 5 years and its has been hell i need to know how to get her in a county school

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MagnetMom June 7, 2012


Hi Lakeishia205, You might want to call Jefferson County School District to get information on how to transfer.... More »

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Croquette April 9, 2012


Do private schools in Baltimore have Latino kids?

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MagnetMom April 10, 2012


As the fastest growing demographic in North America, Hispanic kids are likely in every school, every community you visit. For... More »

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Croquette April 26, 2012


Thank you Magnetmom! McDonogh has < 2% Hispanics, Roland park country school has 2%, Bryn Mawr has 0%, Friends... More »

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Croquette April 9, 2012


Great site! Thanks!

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MagnetMom April 10, 2012


Thank you, Croquette! And welcome!

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momof4cs February 29, 2012


I was looking to see if anyone had some ideas or advice that they could share with me in regards to implementing programs that identify and address... More » 

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MagnetMom March 1, 2012


Hi momof4cs, Not sure what the paperwork is for, but I hope you have some teachers and administrators on your... More »

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kbart820 August 2, 2011


My daughter advised me that this past school year that her teach was busy texting on her cell phone rather than teaching the class. I was very... More » 

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asiad11 August 11, 2011


Always ask the principal about it. Or at least have a conference with the teacher to ask her to turn the phone on vibrate... More »

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ddisawsome February 24, 2012


my daugter was in her classroom and then a sub told her to stand up she did and the teacher said teach the class the reading... More »

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Benudiz November 20, 2011


Our school is really great, with an exceptional reputation. However, I feel that this success has been in spite of our current principal, not because... More » 

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MagnetMom November 20, 2011


Hi Benudiz, I&#39;m an LAUSD parent. Like most corporations, they have a hierarchy. Principals report to people... More »

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Danielle5 December 27, 2011


My children go to Imagine schools Cortez Park. I just wanted to say what an amazing Holiday we had because of the school!... More »

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russelladele October 15, 2011


We recently moved from UT to TX. In UT the elementary schools had 3 recesses for full day students, two 15 min & one 30 min @ lunch. Here in... More » 

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jevery October 31, 2011


I grew up in TX, and we had an outdoor (usually) PE class, an extended lunch time so you could go out and have recess... More »

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lindaflo November 7, 2011


We moved from California to TX. My son has NO recess at all. My son's has little or no phisical activity, This is a concerning... More »

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wheelercm September 25, 2011


This school should be so ashamed that they allow parents to jay walk when there is a crossing guard close by and a true crosswalk close with a traffic... More » 

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MagnetMom September 25, 2011


Hi wheelercm, Boy can I relate. At my daughter's school there are always a few parents who drive poorly and... More »

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btdalt October 9, 2011


I can kind of relate I am having problems with a bus driver not waiting till my child and other students sit down on the... More »


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