Judge rules against city schools motion to dismiss charter lawsuits

Judge rules against city schools motion to dismiss charter lawsuits
Efforts by the Baltimore city school system to dismiss lawsuits filed by more than a dozen charter schools failed Friday after a Baltimore circuit court judge ruled against several measures to settle the cases out of court. The ruling by Baltimore City …
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Charter Review group considers Teresa Jacobs plea
The mayor, in an unusual appeal, had asked a Charter Review Commission committee last month to consider converting the offices of clerk of courts, comptroller, elections supervisor, property appraiser, sheriff and tax collector from constitutionally …
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(PHOTOS): Hoboken boys basketball beats University Charter behind Tyshon
Tyshon Hanberry had 19 points, 10 rebounds, four assists and three steals for Hoboken in a 70-57 victory over University Charter in Hoboken. Zion Rodriguez scored 11 points for Hoboken, while Justin Davis had seven points and seven rebounds.
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Baltimore City Council expected to OK youth fund charter
The charter amendment, introduced by Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young, would earmark 3 percent of the city's discretionary spending for youth-focused initiatives. Under the current spending plan, the measure would direct the city to spend …
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Ed Richardson expecting only a few Alabama charter schools by fall of 2017

Ed Richardson expecting only a few Alabama charter schools by fall of 2017
The chairman of the Alabama Public Charter School Commission today predicted that fewer than the maximum 10 charter schools will open in the fall of 2017, the earliest charters are expected to begin operating in the state. "If we have 10 the first year …
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VNB Trust Increases Position in Charter Communications, Inc. (CHTR)
Charter Communications logo VNB Trust boosted its position in Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) by 10.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned …
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No. 9 Atlantic City 64, Universal Audenried Charter (Pa.) 43
9 Atlantic City 64, Universal Audenried Charter (Pa.) 43. Story · Comments. Print: Create a hardcopy of this page; Font Size: Default font size: Larger font size. Posted: Saturday, January 9, 2016 5:33 pm. No. 9 Atlantic City 64, Universal Audenried …
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New member selected for charter school board
JPEC is a charter school authorized by the college in 2013, so its board members are approved by college trustees. Hogwood is the owner and operator of 10 Jackson County McDonald's restaurants. He is filling a seat vacated by Harry Baltimore, a charter …
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Ohio tells federal investigators that charter schools are getting better, but

Ohio tells federal investigators that charter schools are getting better, but
As the Ohio Department of Education defends itself in a federal investigation of whether it can properly manage charter schools, reports at home raise questions as to whether the department is being truthful, let alone gaining control of a movement …
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Work expected this spring on Haywood charter school site
WAYNESVILLE – A Haywood County charter school expects to begin work this spring on a new location that should be ready for students in time for the next school year. Shining Rock Classical Academy, which opened this year, has a five-year lease with the …
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'Choosing Charters' Website Launched by Michigan Think Tank
Michigan currently enrolls an estimated 150,000 students in charter schools, many from lower-income families in urban areas such as Detroit, Flint, and Grand Rapids. The website reports 70 percent of Michigan charter school students come from low …
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Report: Online Charter Schools Lagging in Student Achievement

Report: Online Charter Schools Lagging in Student Achievement
Mathematic Policy Research, the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE), and the Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) collaborated on the “National Study of Online Charter Schools” to analyze the operations, policy environments, …
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Clearview boys basketball puts away Camden Academy Charter in Woodstown
Soriano caught fire in the second quarter, erupting for 14 points as the Clearview boys basketball team broke open a close game on its way to a 67-39 victory over Camden Charter in the consolation game of the Woodstown Holiday Tournament. Soriano …
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