School News

Commissioner of Education to Present City on a Hill Charter Public School with the 2012 Blue Ribbon School Award

January 31, 2013

In November, the U.S. Department of Education honored two representatives from City on a Hill Charter Public School with the 2012 National Blue Ribbon School Award in Washington D.C.

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Boston kids featured in inaugural video

January 18, 2013

(NECN: Alysha Palumbo - Boston) - "Mr.

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City on a Hill is an Opportunity, Not a Threat

January 17, 2013 | Editorial

In a recent editorial, the New Bedford Standard Times states that it disagrees with Mayor Jon Mitchell's opinion that the charter school application filed by City on a Hill should be denied.

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SABIS students take top team and individual awards at the 73rd Model Congress of 2013

January 15, 2013

Seventeen students from SABIS® International Charter School in Springfield, Massachusetts, recently competed in the 73rd Annual Model Congress and took home top

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Teaching ‘Character’ To Kids And Why It Matters

January 8, 2013

The effort to improve public education over the past decade and a half has been about standardized testing.

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MLK Charter School students tackle philosophy

January 4, 2013

The second-graders at Martin Luther King Charter School of Excellence in Springfield are "showing wisdom beyond their years" as they tackle great philosophical questions as part of a philosophy program o

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MLK Charter School students tackle philosophy

January 4, 2013

The second-graders at Martin Luther King Charter School of Excellence in Springfield are "showing wisdom beyond their years" as they tackle great philosophical questions as part of a philosophy program offered in partnership with n

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Hyde Park charter school choir returns for second holiday performance at the White House

December 26, 2012 | Jeremy Fox

For the second year in a row, an elementary school choir from Hyde Park performed in a special holiday concert at the White House.

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Saugus community members to meet about proposed charter

December 26, 2012 | Matt Tempesta / The Daily Item Saugus

On December 10th, the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education will be holding a public hearing about the proposed charter school in Saugus.

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Voices of Renaissance sings at White House holiday party

December 22, 2012

For the second year in a row, students from the Boston Renaissance Charter Public School took a trip to Washington D.C. to perform at the White House. The Voices of Renaissance Choir - at the invitation of President and Mrs.

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