by Georgia Charter Schools Association
New schools opening, new schools approved — great top news this week!
- After spending opening weeks at the Macon Coliseum, Macon Charter Academy moves into its new building, founders interviewed.
- More reaction to GA State University study showing increase in home values in priority charter school zones
- Georgia Partnership for Telehealth forges relationships with rural charter schools
- New College and Career Academy in taking shape in Dougherty County
- Petition denied, second year in a row, for proposed Augusta arts charter school
- Benita Dodd’s Op Ed on the lack of extracurricular options for public charter school students runs on CharterConfidential
- New challenge for Utopian Charter Academy as it weighs the costly option of purchasing its building
- Good press for GCSA screening of Most Likely to Succeed in Clayton County
- Savannah Chatham schools consider offering bus stops for charter students
- Brookhaven Innovation Academy goes before State Charter Schools Commission; wins approval
- Increased enrollment at Golden Isles Career Academy
- Governor Deal will attend ribbon cutting for Valdosta’s Scintilla Charter Academy
- State Charter Schools Commission approves petitions for two new STEM themed charter schools in Shellman, GA; Fayette County, GA