News: Education Headlines

School’s out for National schools chief

School’s out for Superintendent Chris Oram. After nearly four decades with the National School District — the last seven serving as its chief executive — he retires Thursday. Oram, 59, announced in March that he would leave the job one year before his contract is set to expire.

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KHSD allows concealed guns on campus

Concealed carry weapon permit holders will soon be able to walk onto Kern High School District campuses without an internal screening process, board members decided Monday, ending a months-long debate that has fired up anti-gun advocates and divided a community.

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