Category Archives: Madison schools

‘Of course police officers should stay in Madison’s high schools’

‘Turkey Lives Matter’ Hooray for the Wisconsin State Journal. However belated, Madison’s newspaper of record has spoken up and spoken loudly on an issue of public safety raised by your Squire in the daily newspaper one month ago and many … Continue reading

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Cops in Madison schools, Part #1

Expel the disrupters, not the police Only in the Emerald City would the school district even consider evicting police from its high schools. Truly, Madison is that island surrounded by the reality of  mass school shootings, most recently this month … Continue reading

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Cops in Madison schools, Part #2

Lesson #1 is Discipline Fewer arrests don’t necessarily translate into safer schools and racial disparity continues Defining deviance down I’ve read the statistics. Yes, student arrests in Madison’s public schools are down 22% over the last four years. Two possible … Continue reading

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At Madison high schools beset by brawls, school board considers booting cops

Discipline is Lesson #1 The goal should be helping students learn, not making the numbers look good That is done by demanding high standards Police EROs L-R: Justin Creech, West; Ken Mosley, La Follette; Zulma Franco, East; Tray Turner, Memorial … Continue reading

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Three Madison high schools erupt in chaos Monday noon

“West High and the District are engaging in experimental, ill-advised, and dangerous tactics to essentially bend over backwards to not “offend” the OFFENDERS.” — A Parent Madison high schools are erupting in chaos. Three high schools in one day, Monday, February … Continue reading

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18 police respond to La Follette high school brawl that injured 3

The Stately Manor has managed to coax a little more information out of Madison police over the riot that occurred shortly before 10 Tuesday morning at La Follette High School. A disturbance so serious that three students were injured, 18 … Continue reading

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