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Safety, Equity, and Excellence

September 24, 2020 | Tim Nicolette

While things may look different this fall, it is back to school season for charter public school students across our Commonwealth. For a number of teachers, students, and families, this may mean teaching and learning... Read More +

River Valley Charter students, staff return to modified classrooms

September 14, 2020 | The Daily News

With modified classrooms both indoors and outdoors, and a whole new set of health and safety guidelines, River Valley Charter School welcomed back most of its 288 students for the new school year on Tuesday.... Read More +

Teachers Brace For Difficult Conversations About Racism Amid Protests And Police Violence

September 9, 2020 | WBUR

As students and teachers return to class this fall, they must navigate both a global pandemic and a nationwide conversation about racial injustice after the police killings of George Floyd and other Black Americans.... Read More +

Summer Sessions … with Salem Academy’s Bryan Lee

September 3, 2020 | The Salem News

Assuming this year's fall high school soccer season is a go, what are your expectations for the team heading into the year? What do you feel will be the biggest adjustment surrounding the ongoing... Read More +

From Roxbury Prep Alumna to Future Teacher

September 1, 2020 | S.M. Patel (Roslindale Patch)

Ariana Gomes is a senior at the University of Miami, but this summer she came back to her roots in Boston to prepare for her future career as a teacher and give back to the... Read More +

Chelmsford teen named valedictorian of Pioneer Charter School

August 31, 2020 | Lowell Sun

As schools continue to prepare their reopening plans for the 2021 school year, 93 seniors from Pioneer Charter Schools in Everett (PCSS I) and Saugus (PCSS II) celebrated their long-awaited 2020 graduations during two... Read More +

Pioneer Charter School of Science celebrates delayed graduation due to COVID-19

August 28, 2020 | The Malden Advocate

As schools continue to prepare their reopening plans for the 2021 school year, 93 seniors from Pioneer Charter Schools in Everett (PCSS I) and Saugus (PCSS II) celebrated their long-awaited 2020 graduations on Wednesday...... Read More +

Charter School Puts Its Own Stamp on Reopening Plans for Fall

August 25, 2020 | Maia Coleman (Vineyard Gazette)

As schools around the Island sort their plans for reopening, the Martha’s Vineyard Public Charter School will begin the school year with a remote curriculum fitted to its mission of project-based and individualized... Read More +

Even in union-free charter schools, leaders are embracing a virtual start to the school year

August 25, 2020 | James Vaznis (Boston Globe)

As teachers unions statewide continue their push to keep classrooms closed this fall, another sector of public education, largely free of unionized teachers, has also jumped onto the remote learning wave: charter schools.... Read More +

Pioneer Charter School of Science students celebrate delayed graduation due to COVID-19

August 21, 2020 | Wicked Local Saugus

As schools continue to prepare their reopening plans for the 2021 school year, 93 seniors from Pioneer Charter Schools in Everett (PCSS I) and Saugus (PCSS II) celebrated their long-awaited 2020 graduations on Aug.... Read More +