In the News

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.

Read More

A Dozen Charter Applicants Invited to Final Round

September 4, 2012

The state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has advanced 12 charter applications to the final round, including two Boston area charter schools that want to expand their networks in other G

Read More

Seven New Charters Opened Their Doors This Fall

September 1, 2012

Seven new charter public schools opened this fall in Boston, Lawrence and Springfield that when fully enrolled will provide high quality educational opportunities for more than 3,200 children.

Read More

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.

Read More

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

Read More

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

June 19, 2012

BOSTONJune 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comc

Read More

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

Read More

CLASS OF 2012: The Force is with FRCS grad Allyson Rudd

June 14, 2012 | Christine Igo Freeman

"Do or Do Not. There is no try."

Read More

Group to apply to run charter high school

June 11, 2012 | Douglas Moser

LAWRENCE — A non-profit organization hopes to open the city's first charter high school - YouthBuild Charter

Read More


Subscribe to In the News