charter school :
- n an experimental public school for kindergarten through grade 12; created and organized by teachers and parents and community leaders; operates independently of other schools
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- School board gives charter school its approval
Beaumont school board members approved the official opening of the Highland Academy, a charter school that will be affiliated with the Beaumont Unified School District, durng Tuesday’s board meeting.
July 3, 2013 - The Record Gazette
- Harpswell charter school hires 5 faculty
Harpswell charter school hires 5 faculty HARPSWELL, Maine (AP) — A Harpswell charter school scheduled to open this fall received more than 100 unsolicited resumes from prospective faculty members for just a handful of positions. Harpswell Coastal Academy Head of School John D'Anieri said resumes started coming in before the school's charter application was approved in February.
July 2, 2013 - San Francisco Chronicle
- Charter reforms prompted by NorthStar High School failure signed into law
Charter school reforms proposed in the wake of a more than $500,000 payout to the principal of the failed NorthStar High School are now law.
July 1, 2013 - Orlando Sentinel