IN THE NEWS

Raise Your Voice: It’s National Charter Schools Week!

May 13, 2024 | Tim Nicolette

National Charter Schools Week offers a fantastic opportunity for you to share your story, your passion, and your appreciation for your Massachusetts charter public school.... Read More +

Neighborhood House Charter hails community, with hats on

May 9, 2024 | Seth Daniel (Dorchester Reporter)

Students, families, and neighborhood notables gathered at Neighborhood House Charter School’s (NHCS) lower school on Sat., April 27, for their annual Fancy Hat Brunch – and to honor long-time executive director Kate Scott, who... Read More +

TO LITERACY and BEYOND: The need for science-based instruction

May 9, 2024 | Caroline Rose (Special to the Dorchester Reporter)

In 2022, even more students in Massachusetts were below so-called “NAEP Basic,” the National Assessment of Educational Progress term for results showing partial mastery of prerequisite knowledge and skills fundamental for proficient work at... Read More +

McAuliffe Charter Public School Selected For Audubon Rivers Program

May 8, 2024 | Montana Samuels (The Patch)

The Audubon Rivers School Program offers an environmental education focusing on local watersheds and their significance.... Read More +

School has seen many gains since banning cellphones

May 7, 2024 | Zevey Steinitz (Boston Globe)

Teachers no longer find themselves in daily power struggles over smartphone usage, allowing for more focused and productive time on learning. As a result, disciplinary referrals have decreased by 73 percent and suspensions have been... Read More +

Science teachers, math teachers, history teachers — we’re all reading teachers now

May 2, 2024 | Ian Hartigan (Chalkbeat)

Post-COVID, we must catch our older students up on second grade skills without infantilizing the content.... Read More +

Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School celebrates 25 years

May 1, 2024 | The Worcester Telegram

The school was originally for students from kindergarten through fifth grade and added a grade each year until it became kindergarten through 12th grade. Now, the campus has three buildings, housing more than 1,400... Read More +

Christa McAuliffe Charter School Names New Executive Director

May 1, 2024 | Montana Samuels (The Patch)

Rick Felty, Vice-Chairperson Christa McAuliffe Charter School Board of Trustees is honored to announce that the board of trustees have extended an offer to Noel Green to be the school's next Executive Director,... Read More +

Charter School to Offer Portuguese Classes

April 30, 2024 | Katrina Liu (Vineyard Gazette)

Beginning in the 2024-2025 school year, Martha’s Vineyard Public Charter School will offer Brazilian Portuguese as a language option to all students from kindergarten through eighth grade.... Read More +