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By Jeanna Arroyo on November 14th, 2013 | Last updated: November 15, 2013 at 9:01 am
A dropout prevention program has given three Alachua County high schools laptops to introduce students to the digital world.
By Taryn Tacher on October 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: October 3, 2013 at 8:46 pm
Community members can help Alachua County teachers by donating classroom supplies through a new interactive online portal. Teachers can make grant requests up to $1,500 for various supplies such as books, iPads and printers.
By Jensen Werley on April 24th, 2013 | Last updated: April 24, 2013 at 5:11 pm
Gainesville’s Eastside High School was ranked No. 35 on the Washington Post’s list of most challenging high schools. The school’s ranking dropped 18 spots from last year, but Jeff Charbonnet, the school’s principal, said he is pleased with the results.
By Ariana Lipkin on February 21st, 2013 | Last updated: February 22, 2013 at 2:08 pm
Three Eastside High School students have earned spots at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. The fair begins May 12 in Phoenix.
By Leanna Scachetti on January 21st, 2013 | Last updated: December 13, 2013 at 9:25 am
On what would have been Martin Luther King’s 84th birthday, people around the nation are celebrating his life, as well as the second inauguration of President Barack Obama. The Martin Luther King Jr. Commission of Florida hosted a variety of events today to mark the occasion at the memorial gardens bearing his name in downtown Gainesville.
By Keighly Chambers on November 26th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 10:17 am
Two Eastside High School juniors represented Florida at the three-day Global Youth Institute hosted by the World Food Prize Foundation. Abigail Eisenstadt and Amaleah Mirti were the only Florida students chosen to attend the event in Iowa, which revolved around food security and agricultural issues.
By Drew Bryan on October 4th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:42 pm
Local high school theater troupe to perform popular Broadway musical RENT