Temporary Patch, But Students Still in Limbo

Temporary Patch, But Students Still in Limbo

Schools could close if Legislature doesn’t act—final ruling creates added urgency SEATTLE – Last week, the State Supreme Court passed down its official mandate, confirming…

WA Charters Shows Support For Schools Following Yesterday’s State Supreme Court Mandate

Yesterday, the State Supreme Court passed down its official mandate, and while we wait for the King County Superior Court to issue its final order,…

Public Charter Schools Narrow in on Solution to Keep Schools Open Through 2015-16 School Year

Supporters outline legislative solution that reflects spirit of voters SEATTLE — Washington’s public charter schools are narrowing in on a stopgap solution that would keep…

House Democrat Sawyer Announces Support for Public Charters

Pierce County democratic leader calls upon fellow legislators to fight for our most vulnerable kids, keep local schools open Seattle—In response to the state Supreme…

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Fact: 72 % of parents support charter public schools. Among communities of color, support is particularly strong. ... See MoreSee Less

Charter schools are putting kids first by giving passionate teachers the flexibility to create dynamic lesson plans tailored to kids’ individual needs! #CharterSchoolsWeek ... See MoreSee Less

Watch this great video from the Gates Foundation on how education after high school can be life changing. www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRs9rmojCY4&feature=youtu.be ... See MoreSee Less

On Wednesdays Excel Public Charter School students participate in seminars to enrich and enhance the skills used in the classroom. Check out this seminar using computational thinking methods to create paper roller coasters! #STEAM ... See MoreSee Less

Check out these Rainier Prep Public Charter School 8th graders who visited the King County South Wastewater Treatment Facility. ... See MoreSee Less

This week is National Charter Schools Week — a celebration of public charter schools across the country! Join in the celebration #CharterSchoolsWeek ... See MoreSee Less

PRIDE Prep Public Charter School students use cans, plants, slabs of wood and statistics to build wall planters to measure soil moisture, temperature, and light intensity and create their own lab! Science, students will propose hypotheses on what variables will impact plant growth while math students will run statistical analysis of real-life data that they gather. ... See MoreSee Less

We love our #WA charter schools! Celebrate #CharterSchoolsWeek with our community. ... See MoreSee Less