A Florida high school principal has been formally reprimanded for providing 336 students with a "placebo" AP test, which they took believing a good grade would have resulted in earning college credits.
The only accessory that was showing was a trio of brown eagle feathers attached to her graduation cap. But that was apparently enough to warrant a reprimand from a nearby teacher.
Torians Adaryll Hughes reportedly doesn't have teaching credentials, but he worked as a social studies teacher at a North Carolina high school.
“He’s doing something great so I thought we should do something great for him," said Patricia Lozano, an assistant principal at Hackensack High School in New Jersey.
"The high school kids went over and drew rainbows and messages of inclusion all over the sidewalk out front. The next generation is not taking any BS.”
The teen's mother, friends and hospital staff made sure Ilijah Barron felt like he was part of an important high school milestone.
The mural painted inside George Washington High School depicts the life of George Washington, as well as black slaves picking cotton and white settlers stepping over a dead American Indian.
She managed to fleece the students by charging them for competition field trips — and then pulling out at the last minute, telling them they could no longer go.
“I know you guys don’t get a lot of thanks around the country, especially over the past few years, but you guys mean a lot to me and my family," the teenager said.
When Nada Edwards miraculously woke up, she only had one goal in mind: to walk across her graduation stage.
“The world was just so much brighter and more full of life than I had seen it. I didn’t realize that everything was this pretty,” says Gigi Valoy.
A few people had to seek hospital treatment after eating at a Japanese restaurant at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana.
When his daughter couldn't find a date to prom, dad Thomas Perl realized the best man to do the honors was himself. "I have my own tuxedo, why don’t I escort her to the prom?"
Ahmed Ali gave a speech at his high school graduation using an augmentative communication device.
“This isn’t the legacy that our school wants to leave but this is the legacy that they’re leaving,” said one disgruntled student.
Her father is serving a life sentence for capital murder, but a 17-year old girl is determined not to go down the same path.
“To the teacher that was regularly intoxicated during class this year, thank you for using yourself to teach students about the dangers of alcoholism,” the valedictorian said.
A graduate shared a video that spliced footage of her principal’s speech at her graduation ceremony with a clip of Ashton Kutcher accepting an award from the Teen Choice Awards in 2013.
A Catholic High School minister allegedly told ninth-graders that women are to blame for men's bad behavior if they "dress provocative."
In blistering graduation speeches, two teenagers called out their high school for employing “unqualified teachers” and committing “unlawful acts” before one’s microphone was cut.
A 17-year-old student died suddenly after collapsing on the track in school during a summer workout. Family members are uncertain about what caused her sudden death.
Yvonne Bell-Alanis was 16 when she succumbed to leukemia last year. Her friends wanted to honor her memory at graduation.