St. Paul Superintendent To Step Down When Contract EndsSt. Paul Public Schools superintendent Valeria Silva says she will step down from the role once her current contract is up. A representative for the district said that once her contract ends in 2018, she will have served as superintendent for nine years.
Superintendent Reassigns Admins To Help Troubled St. Paul SchoolsSt. Paul Public Schools Superintendent Valeria Silva is working to help some of the districts most troubled schools. On Tuesday, Silva is reassigning as many as 50 district administrators to help out in schools most-troubled by recent violence.
St. Paul Teachers Discuss Strike Amid Rising School ViolenceTeachers are fighting back after a violent start to the school year in St. Paul. Police say a 16-year-old boy attacked a teacher at St. Paul Central High School last week, putting him in the hospital with a brain injury.
Teen Charged In Assault On St. Paul High School TeacherA 16-year-old St. Paul student is accused of body slamming and choking his high school teacher last Friday at Central High School. The Ramsey County Attorney's Office charged Fon'Tae O'Bannon with felony third-degree assault.
Superintendent: Loaded Gun Found In Backpack In St. Paul High SchoolA loaded gun was found Wednesday morning in a student's backpack at Harding High School in St. Paul. Superintendent of St. Paul Schools Valeria Silva says the gun was discovered after a teacher called for authorities to do a search for marijuana.
St. Paul Superintendent Withdraws From Florida Job ConsiderationThough she made it to the final four candidates, the superintendent of St. Paul Public Schools says she is withdrawing from consideration for a job in Florida. Valeria Silva was one of 72 to apply for a superintendent job in Palm Beach County, Florida.
St. Paul Schools Superintendent Applies For Florida JobThe superintendent of St. Paul Public Schools has applied for another job. Valeria Silva is one of 72 applicants listed as a candidate for a superintendent job in Palm Beach County, Florida. Finalists will be announced Wednesday.
St. Paul Superintendent Apologizes For Ferguson TweetThe superintendent of St. Paul Public Schools has apologized for a tweet she sent out after the grand jury's decision in Ferguson, Missouri.
School Superintendents Push Lawmakers For More Affordable HousingRepresentatives from some of the state's largest school districts say there are more homeless children now than ever before. Superintendents from St. Paul and Minneapolis schools joined lawmakers on Wednesday to push for $100 million for more affordable housing.
St. Paul Schools, Teachers Union Reach Tentative DealThe St. Paul Federation of Teachers and St. Paul Schools have reached a tentative labor agreement on their 2013-15 contract, officials announced Friday morning. After 24 hours of negations between the school district and the union, it appears a teachers' strike will be avoided.
St. Paul Officials Defend School Busing ChangeThere are some big changes coming to St. Paul Public Schools next school year.