October 2018

Scholarship Prep - "Miracle on 17th Street"

Scholarship Prep in Santa Ana serves a 96% Hispanic, 85% socioeconomically disadvantaged, and 56% English learner population, reflecting the make up of their surrounding community. However, their their academic results are remarkably different.

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Save The Date: January 20-26, 2019 is National School Choice Week

National School Choice Week (NCSW) provides an exciting opportunity, every year, for teachers and administrators to celebrate what makes their schools great! NSCW is an opportunity to raise public awareness of the different types of public education available, including charter…

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Charter Schools Continue to Excel on English Language Arts and with Historically Disadvantaged Student Groups

Sacramento, CA - Results from the 2017-18 California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) released by the California Department of Education today indicate that statewide academic performance has remained consistent for charter public schools and traditional public schools (TPS)….

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Thuy Wong Steps into CEO Role at CharterSAFE

Earlier this summer, Thuy Wong was named the new president and CEO of CharterSAFE, California’s largest insurance and risk management provider exclusively serving charter public schools. The organization has played a critical role in the growth of the charter school…

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Myrna Castrejón se convertirá en Presidenta y CEO de la Asociación de Escuelas Charters de California, a partir de enero de 2019

La Asociación de Escuelas Chárter de California (CCSA, por sus siglas en Inglés) anunció hoy que su junta directiva ha seleccionado a Myrna Castrejón como su nueva presidenta y directora ejecutiva (CEO), a partir de enero de 2019. Castrejón sucederá a Jed Wallace, quien se desempeñó como presidente y CEO desde 2009.

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Myrna Castrejón to become President and CEO of California Charter Schools Association, Effective January 2019

The California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) announced today that its board of directors has selected Myrna Castrejón as its new president and chief executive officer (CEO), effective January 2019. Castrejón will succeed Jed Wallace, who has served as president and CEO since 2009.

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