Attorney General Ferguson Submits Powerful Brief Urging Court to Fund Public Charter Schools, Latest in a Week of Strong Support


Attorney General Ferguson Submits Powerful Brief Urging Court to Fund Public Charter Schools, Latest in a Week of Strong Support

Plaintiffs ‘Myopic’ in Ignoring Damage to Students that Loss of Funding Would Cause Seattle—Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson submitted a brief yesterday afternoon urging the…


Gregoire, McKenna and two other former Attorneys General challenge state Supreme Court ruling on charters

Four Former AG’s File Brief Urging Court to Reconsider Ruling That Threatens to Close Public Schools, Could Have Broad Implications Across Multiple State Programs AG’s:…


Washington State legislators from both sides of the aisle urge state Supreme Court to reconsider public charter school ruling

Ruling infringes on legislative role, harms low-income students and threatens to close nine local schools | Clibborn, Magendanz, Pettigrew, Smith, Springer, Braun, Fain, Hobbs, Litzow, and…


Parent Letter To Rep. Pettigrew by Lynn Gilliland

Hi Rep. Pettigrew, I was at the meeting last week at Summit Sierra and didn’t get an opportunity to personally come over and give you…


WA Charters and other Intervenors ask state Supreme Court to reconsider charter school ruling

Seattle— Today, the Washington State Charter Schools Association (WA Charters), along with other intervenors, filed a motion asking the Washington State Supreme Court to reconsider…


Teacher Perspective: The Need for Public School Choice for Teachers

By Kayla Vickaryous, 6th Grade English Language Arts and Literacy Enrichment teacher at Destiny Middle School Eight months ago I made a major decision that some might…


Summit Public Schools Washington: Board of Directors’ open letter to the state Supreme Court

    As the members of the board of directors of Summit Public Schools in the State of Washington, we were of course highly disappointed…


Parent Perspective: For my family, it’s about the freedom to choose the best fit

Since the State Supreme Court ruled Washington’s voter-approved public charter school law unconstitutional, we’ve heard from hundreds of parents who passionately want to see charter…


WA Charters Asks Supreme Court to Delay Charter School Ruling

On September 30, WA Charters filed a motion asking the Court to delay the effective date of its ruling until the end of the school year.


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ICYMI: A recent study by CRPE - Center on Reinventing Public Education report shows that #Washington charter public schools are setting the bar high and serving special education students at a higher rate than district public schools.

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Find out what it's like inside of Washington's charter public schools, where teachers can customize curriculum for different learning styles and give students the personal attention they need to succeed. ... See MoreSee Less

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Huge shout out to the more than 40 volunteers who turned out for Willow Public School, Walla Walla's day of service on Saturday. Because of your support, Willow is ready to welcome students for orientation TODAY! ... See MoreSee Less

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