Schools in the news 2010
Joel Medina / Globe staff
Stories about Massachusetts schools were among the most popular during 2010. Whether it was hazing in Needham or the Boston School Committee's announcement to close down or merge 18 schools, these stories created an enormous amount of buzz. Here are some of these examples.
After a decade of controversy, Newton North High School opened on Walnut Street in Newtonville. With a price tag of $197.5 million, it is the most expensive public school ever built in Massachusetts.