School News

Parsing MCAS results

September 21, 2012

The Berkshire County MCAS results released Wednesday were the usual mixed bag, offering plenty to be encouraged about or worried abou

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North Central Charter in Fitchburg leaps to top level on MCAS Read more:

September 20, 2012 | Alana Melanson

FITCHBURG -- North Central Charter Essential School announced some exciting news along with MCAS results to its students on Wednesday: The school has jumped from Level 3 to Level 1 in the past year.

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State council honors AMSA teacher

September 18, 2012

Marlborough – The Advanced Math and Science Academy (

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KIPP Celebrates Opening of New School with Ribbon Cutting

September 18, 2012 | Journal Staff

On Thursday, September 13 , KIPP Massachusetts celebrated the opening of its campus on 90 High Rock Street in Lynn.  The building is the new home for both KIPP Academy Lynn Middle School and KIPP Academy Lynn Collegia

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City on a Hill Wins National Recognition, Designated Blue Ribbon School

September 8, 2012 | Charis Anderson

The U.S. Department of Education has named Boston’s City on a Hill Charter School to be a National Blue Ribbon School.  This award is given for overall academic achievement.

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Salem Academy Charter School Celebrates Graduation, Newsweek's Best Schools List

June 28, 2012

The Salem Academy Charter School has more than one reason to celebrate; in addition to their 2012 graduation, the school was ranked number 499 on Newsweek's list of the country's 1,000 best public high schools.

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Pioneer graduating its first class

June 21, 2012 | Steven Rosenberg

In a windowless basement classroom, a dozen teens sat in groups of two and three around a large table, quietly consulting one

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Comcast Awards $111,000 in Scholarships to 102 Massachusetts Students

June 19, 2012

BOSTONJune 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comc

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Parents support school improvement plan, poll shows

June 14, 2012 | State House News Services

LAWRENCE - More than two-thirds of Lawrence public school parents support the school reform plan recently an

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