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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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Bruins player sends congrats in video to Tyngsboro school

June 20, 2013 | Lowell Sun Editorial Staff

On the eve of Game 3 of the Stanley Cup finals, Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference opened a video he made especially for students of Innovation Academy Charter School with an apology for being unable to visit them in Tyngsboro Monday.

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Charter school's Owen Engler takes honors in state reading program

June 19, 2013

Martha's Vineyard Public Charter School sixth grade student Owen Engler, 11, is a semi-finalist in the Level 1 Massachusetts Letters About Literature Program.

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Marblehead Charter School competes at Science Olympiad

June 10, 2013 | Marblehead Reporter

Earlier this spring, 13 Marblehead Community Charter Public School students traveled to Assumption College to compete in the 2013 Science Olympiad. This year, 24 middle schools competed in 23 events covering a diverse array of science and engineering topics.

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Lowell charter school 6th-graders moving on with heavy hearts

May 25, 2013 | Sarah Favot

Just thinking about June 25 brings tears to Edyiana Marrero's eyes.

It will be the last day Marrero and her other sixth-grade classmates will be students at the Lowell Community Charter Public School.

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