School News

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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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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