Overall proficiency among students in grades K-3 was the lowest recorded since at least 2015. Just under half of all students started this year reading at grade level.
Idaho public schools are serving 4,554 fewer students than last year, marking the first time since 1997 that the state has seen a decline in enrollment.
The district doesn’t have enough substitutes to open the building while 14 percent of staff are quarantined.
The coach was suspended until Oct. 19, and will be required to apologize to his classes and attend sensitivity training.
A lawsuit filed Friday argues the district failed to protect a student from sexual abuse by her track coach.