Spokane Native to Open Public Charter School

Spokane Native to Open Public Charter School

Spokane International Academy Approved to Open a K-8 in the Fall of 2015 Spokane, Wash. – Washington State Charter Schools Association (WA Charters) CEO Thomas…

Broad Coalition of Supporters File Briefs in Support of Charter Law

Parents, Educators, Approved Charter Schools, Civic Leaders, Education Advocates, Community and Business Leaders Signal Strong Support for Washington’s Charter School Law Olympia, Wash. – Washington…

Video: Opening New Doors for Students

A look at Washington’s first public charter schools.

First Place Opening Event Photos

Seattle – Last week we were thrilled to celebrate the opening of First Place Scholars Charter School – Washington state’s first public charter school. Opening…

Public Forums Announced

The Washington State Charter School Commission and Spokane Public Schools have announced the schedules of public forums for schools seeking authorization in October.  There are four schools…

First Public Charter School in Washington State to Open

First Place Scholars Charter School to Serve Underserved Families in Seattle Seattle – Washington State Charter Schools Association (WA Charters) CEO Thomas Franta issued the…

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Calling all South Puget Sound parents! Join us September 19 at Impact Public Schools - Information Session to learn more about an innovative, new public K-5 school coming to Tukwila in Fall 2018. ... See MoreSee Less

Get a sneak peak of Summit Atlas' awesome space, which will welcome its founding students in West Seattle next month! ... See MoreSee Less

A few weeks ago, Excel Public Charter School launched a weather balloon. Check out the balloon's awesome video footage from SPACE! Even cooler: Excel students will be using the data captured during the flight in an upcoming math class as part of their statistics unit! ... See MoreSee Less

Save the Date! Join us May 30 for a public forum for New Horizons, a prospective new charter school in South King County. ... See MoreSee Less