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March 30, 2016

 

Tony Walker, a new member of the Drexel Foundation for Educational Excellence Inc., and Earl Phalen address the Indiana Charter School Board about Thea Bowman Leadership Academy on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at the Indiana Government Center South.

State Board Denies ‘Life Line’ To Gary Charter School

ICSB members voted 5-2 to deny the request for one of the state’s oldest charter schools.

March 17, 2016

 

Jason Breeding (center), a freshman at Emmerich Manual High School, and his mother Shelly Breeding speak to a representative of Charter Schools USA, the company taking over the school in July.

Charters Schools USA: Students At Risk Without More Funding

Three schools the state took over in 2012 because of failing grades are run by Florida-based Charter Schools USA.

February 8, 2016

 

School administrators are looking at three locations in Monroe County for the future site of the conservative charter school.

Seven Oaks Charter Sees Increase In Enrollment

Enrollment is up, even as board members have yet to settle on the school's final location.

January 21, 2016

 

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Seven Oaks Classical Charter School To Open In Monroe Co.

Seven Oaks Charter has been trying to get approval for four years. Grace College and Seminary will authorize the charter school which could open in August.

October 2, 2015

 

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What more can be done to keep water safe from invasive fish. What went wrong with funding allocation to charter schools. And the catacombs in Indianapolis.

October 2, 2015

 

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What more can be done to keep water safe from invasive fish. What went wrong with funding allocation to charter schools. And the catacombs in Indianapolis.

January 23, 2015

 

Senate Bill 169 would move the IREAD-3 test from third to second grade.

Will More Charter School Funding Prevent Failures?

Some are questioning the academic progress of charter schools after Ball State University said it would close two Indianapolis charters.

January 12, 2015

 

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Pence’s Proposed Budget Boosts K-12 Funding By $200 Million

$40 million of the education increase Pence is asking for would go to charter schools. The increase would amount to about $1,500 per charter school pupil.

December 5, 2014

 

While some members of the legislature said the program might be ready by the fall, Gov. Pence says he hopes it will be ready by next year.

Pence Pushes To Expand Charter Schools, Voucher Programs

Families and private schools get $4,800 per student from the state’s voucher program. Governor Pence's proposal would eliminate that cap entirely.

April 10, 2014

 

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Charter School Board Considering Dugger Schools’ Application

Residents of Dugger, Ind., are trying to keep the schools in their tiny town open.

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