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Marlborough charter school teacher wins top honor

May 22, 2013 | Staff reports

MARLBOROUGH —
A teacher at AMSA was recently named as the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math teacher of the year by the Hall at Patriot Place.

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Global Learning names downtown campus for Jacobs family

May 15, 2013 | Natalie Sherman

NEW BEDFORD — It was pure accident Global Learning Charter Public School founders modeled their venture on a San Diego school started by the family of a for

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At Veritas Prep, College Isn’t a Goal — It’s an Expectation

May 7, 2013 | George O'Brien

Everywhere one looks at the Veritas Preparatory Charter School in Springfield are not-so-subtle reminders concerning what this place is all about — preparation for college.

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Marlborough charter school ranked among the best in the state

April 24, 2013 | Staff reports

New high school rankings released by U.S. News and World Report, shows that charters once again rank high in Massachusetts and nationally. Sturgis Charter Public School (Hyannis) ranked #1 in the state and #31 nationally. Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School (Marlboro) ranked #3 in the state. Several other charter schools ranked among the top 50 in the state including Salem Academy Charter School, Mystic Valley Regional Charter School (Malden), MATCH Charter Public High School (Boston), Prospect Hill Academy Charter School (Somerville-Cambridge) and SABIS International Charter School (Springfield).

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Sturgis Charter School Ranked Number 1 in Massachusetts

April 23, 2013 | Sara Mannal

New high school rankings released by U.S. News and World Report, shows that charters once again rank high in Massachusetts and nationally. Sturgis Charter Public School (Hyannis) ranked #1 in the state and #31 nationally. Several other charter schools ranked among the top 50 in the state including Salem Academy Charter School, Mystic Valley Regional Charter School (Malden), MATCH Charter Public High School (Boston), Prospect Hill Academy Charter School (Somerville-Cambridge) and SABIS International Charter School (Springfield)

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Academy of the Pacific Rim combines best of east and west

March 8, 2013 | Ling-Mei Wong

The Academy of the Pacific Rim takes Chinese very seriously. Chinese class is required from 7th grade until senior year at the public charter school, which serves 5th to 12th graders. Students tidy the school together and start class with a distinctly Asian call to order.

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Charter school planning new Fitchburg home

March 7, 2013 | By Alana Melanson

North Central Charter Essential School will finally have its own permanent home as of next year, Executive Director Stephanie Davolos announced Wednesday.

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Community Day Students Earn Top Honors in Teen Writing Contest

February 1, 2013

Six students from Community Day Charter Public School (CDCPS) have been selected as winners of The Boston Globe Scholastic Art and Writing Contest, the most CDCPS students ever to win these awards in the

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Senator Eldridge Visits Local Charter School

January 31, 2013

Senator James Eldridge (D-Marlborough) recently visited the Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School in Marlborough to learn more about the school’s operations.  Eldridge met with AMSA’s executive director,

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Film, "Doors Open," Features Three Innovative Schools

January 31, 2013

A new short film, “Doors Open” features three new schools that opened in the Fall of 2012: KIPP Academy Boston,

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