Charter News

Letter: Massachusetts charter schools are subject to high standards and accountability measures

December 11, 2018 | SouthCoast Today

Contrary to New Bedford Education Association President Lou St. John’s assertions (“Our View: DESE should reject City on a Hill charter renewal application”), Massachusetts’ public charter schools are subject to far greater accountability than traditional district schools.

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Rising Tide to present ‘A Doll’s House’

December 10, 2018 | Plymouth Wicked Local

PLYMOUTH –The atrium at Rising Tide Charter Public School will be the stage for award-winning drama next week when the school presents its fall show, “A Doll’s House.”

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Horace Mann Charter Could Become Innovation School

December 10, 2018 |
BARNSTABLE – Even though the Barnstable Community Horace Mann Charter School’s charter was not renewed during the summer, teachers are hoping to continue a similar educational model by converting it to an innovation school.
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Veritas Prep Charter School teacher will let highest bidder shave his head for Toy for Joy

December 9, 2018 | Elizabeth Roman
Springfield - Raffle tickets are only $1 but the prize is priceless.
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Springfield SABIS students honored at Princeton University Model Congress

December 7, 2018 | Sy Becker

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - Springfield's SABIS International Charter School showed its school pride Wednesday.

Nine students came away with honors during the prestigious Princeton University Model Congress in the nation's capital.

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PVPA play tackles social issues from 17th-century Spain

December 7, 2018 | Greta Jochem
SOUTH HADLEY — This weekend, Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School is also taking on social issues in its performance of “Fuente Ovejuna.”
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SABIS students in Springfield honored for achievements at Princeton Model Congress in Washington

December 5, 2018 | The Republican Photo Desk

SPRINGFIELD- Based on their achievements while participating in the Princeton Model Congress in Washington D.C. in November, students from SABIS International School in Springfield were honored Wednesday at a special luncheon. 

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Listen to New Bedford families, not special interests

December 2, 2018 | Keri Rodrigues
I wrote this piece for today’s Commonwealth Magazine.
At Massachusetts Parents United we have been working with New Bedford parents on the ground for several months. It’s what we do.
Now isn’t it about time we listened to them?
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Adams: BART seniors earn Adams Scholarship

November 30, 2018 | The Berkshire Eagle

Berkshire Arts and Technology Charter Public School announces that half of the senior class are recipients of the John and Abigail Adams scholarship.

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PCSS Students Celebrate Veterans Day

November 29, 2018 | Independent Staff

Students at Pioneer Charter School of Science 1 Lower School (PCSS1) in Everett celebrated Veterans Day by writing notes to veterans thanking them for their service.

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