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Rachel Hunt was the driving force behind the creation of Salem Academy Charter School and served as its first head of school, a title she still holds.
Over the past decade, the grade 6-12 independent public school has received many honors and accolades.Read More
The good news? There are fewer children languishing on waiting lists for a spot at a charter public school in Massachusetts than previously believed.
The truly depressing news?Read More
Massachusetts has learned a few things through 20 years of education reform:Read More
NEW BEDFORD — If you build it, they will come. But what happens if they're already here, you need to build it and you're worried about finding the money?Read More
As Boston opened its last allowable charter school on Monday and other communities bump up against limits, state lawmakers could be willing to lift the cap in some districts, a top lawmaker who helps steer education policy said Thursday.Read More
BOSTON — After two decades of Boston Mayor Thomas Menino’s leadership, the race to replace him is widely considered up for grabs amoRead More
Councilor at Large Felix Arroyo wants a longer school day.Read More
A group seeks to create a charter school in Newton where students would be immersed in a foreign language.Read More
A Westborough-based regional charter school has been proposed, one of 10 new charter school prospectuses received by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.