School News

Springfield's Veritas Preparatory Charter School picks first group of students

March 15, 2012 | Jack Flynn

SPRINGFIELD – Tamara Mattei got a birthday present estimated at $1 million Thursday night when her name was called in t

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PHA teacher Laura Powers Receives Sontag Prize in Urban Education

March 9, 2012

Prospect Hill Academy 4th-6th Grade Lead Special Education Teacher Laura Powers was recently awarded the 

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Con Lab A Model for Somerville?

March 9, 2012

Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone recently announced he would convert one of his district schools - the East Somerville Community School - into an El Sistema music-based program i

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Hampden Charter Public School Hosts 3rd Annual Science Fair

February 27, 2012

The Hampden Charter School of science held it’s 3rd annual science fair where students are required to prepare science projects that involve creative thinking and problem solving.

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The da Vinci Project: CCSC Robotics Program Takes Off

February 27, 2012

Every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon, a group of 12 meets in lab space in the heart of Kendall Square, and using collective expertise in hardware, software, and outreach, to work on a project called “da Vinci.” The

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Hyde Park charter school honors black leaders

February 21, 2012 | Jeremy Fox

A Hyde Park charter school celebrated Black History Month by honoring a group of history-makers from the local black community.

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Excel Academy announces leadership for new Orient Heights school

February 17, 2012 | Jeremy Fox

The Excel Academy Charter School has announced the leadership for a new middle school to open in Orient Heights in time for fall 2012.

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Lowell charter school wants grade 7 back

February 8, 2012 | Jennifer Myers

LOWELL -- One hundred years ago, immigrant children labored inside the walls of the old brick mill on Jackson Street, making shoes.

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Boston Collegiate Charter School invites local business leaders to read to students

January 24, 2012 | Patrick Rosso

Sixth-graders at the Boston Collegiate Charter School in Dorchester received a special visit from local executives Tuesday.

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