Where Is The Dress Code Violation!?!

I'm the product of a Catholic high school in the suburbs of Philadelphia. All students at Archbishop Carroll were required to follow a dress code. The girls had a uniform of a white blouse, maroon or gray sweater, and gray plaid skirt. The boys had to wear khakis or dress pants, a dress shirt, necktie,…

Top 10 Things To Do Before School Starts

Believe it or not, there's only a month left until the end of summer break. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools begin a new academic year on Monday, August 28th. So little time, so much to do! Here's a list of things you might need to tackle before the kids go back to school: 10. Find some community service…

Top 10 Reasons Parents Love Summer Break Too

Another school year is almost at an end. I'm never quite sure who's more excited at the prospect of three-plus months away from the halls of academia, the students or the teachers. We may feel differently by mid-July, but most parents are just as excited that summer break is upon us too. Here are ten…