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Palm Springs Unified School District - Historic Schools
... The PSUSD used to have 5 other public schools in Palm Springs and one other in Cathedral City ... Until the 1950s, the PSUSD had separate school campuses for African-American, Latino, Asian-American and American Indian students when school segregation was then legal, then came the mandated policy of racial ... Walter Annenberg and Frank Sinatra boosted public schools in the city and desert, whom also personally fought against racial and ethnic segregation of public schools ...
Whitewater (city), Wisconsin - Education - Public Schools
... The Whitewater Unified School District (WWUSD) contains five schools ... Whitewater High School (WHS) Whitewater Middle School (WMS) Washington Elementary School Lakeview Elementary School LINCS Charter School (formerly Lincoln Elementary School) ...
Richmond Public Schools
... This school division contains public schools serving the independent city of Richmond, Virginia ... It is occasionally described locally as Richmond City Public Schools to emphasize its connection to the independent city rather than the Richmond-Petersburg region ...
Ten Commandments - United States Debate Over Display On Public Property
... disputes in the United States concerning the posting of the ten commandments on public property ... groups have taken the banning of officially sanctioned prayer from public schools by the U.S ... Supreme Court as a threat to the expression of religion in public life ...
Dean H. Kenyon - Biography - Court Cases - Edwards V. Aguillard
... the teaching of "creation science" in public schools to be an unconstitutional establishment of religion, Louisiana's version of the "Equal Time" legislation was put to the test ... was explicitly defending "creation science"—and advocating that it be given equal time in public schools and textbooks as the "only" alternative to evolution—while at the same time working on a ... required "creation science" be taught on an equal basis with evolution in public schools ...

Famous quotes containing the words schools and/or public:

    I lay my eternal curse on whomsoever shall now or at any time hereafter make schoolbooks of my works and make me hated as Shakespeare is hated. My plays were not designed as instruments of torture. All the schools that lust after them get this answer, and will never get any other.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)

    The public is one thing, Jack, and the people another.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)