School News

Giving Tree Supports Food Pantry

October 18, 2013 | BFCCPS Head of School Blog

Early this week, the entire school participated in various community service activities.

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Lowell charter school on an MCAS mission

September 29, 2013 | Katie Lannan, Lowell Sun

In music classes at Lowell Community Charter Public School, the tune of "Feliz Navidad" becomes "The MCAS Song."

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Sturgis Awarded 3-Year NOAA B-WET Watershed Education Grant: Waquoit Bay as a Natural Laboratory

September 13, 2013 | Sturgis Charter Public School

Sturgis Charter Public School is one of nine educational programs in New England to receive a 2013 Award for New England Bay Watershed Education and Training (B-WET) Program.

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Hunt: A charter school leader

September 6, 2013 | TOM DALTON

Rachel Hunt was the driving force behind the creation of Salem Academy Charter School and served as its first head of school, a title she still holds.

Over the past decade, the grade 6-12 independent public school has received many honors and accolades.

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As New Bedford charter schools grow, they also look for funding

August 17, 2013 | Natalie Sherman

NEW BEDFORD — If you build it, they will come. But what happens if they're already here, you need to build it and you're worried about finding the money?

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Group Wants to Start Foreign Language Immersion School in Newton

August 5, 2013 | Charlie Breitrose

A group seeks to create a charter school in Newton where students would be immersed in a foreign language.

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Regional Charter School Proposed For Westborough

August 5, 2013 | Michael Gelbwasser

A Westborough-based regional charter school has been proposed, one of 10 new charter school prospectuses received by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

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OUR VIEW: Support Innovation Academy Charter School

August 5, 2013 | Herald News Editorial Board
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BNN-TV Presents: The Positive Youth Project

July 29, 2013 | BNN-TV

Part Two of "The Positive Youth Project" features the Young Kings Mentoring Program at the Boston Renaissance Charter Public School in Hyde Park.

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Boston schools try to stem ‘summer slide’

July 17, 2013 | Alyssa A. Botelho

‘It’s alive!” screamed 12-year-old Keyshawn Charles, holding a brown chicken egg up in the air like a trophy.

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