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Below are news and information items about charter schools, the charter movement and the League in Colorado.

 

Member Schools of the Colorado League of Charter Schools may submit their news items for posting on this page. Email items to Kerri Barclay, Communications Manager at the Colorado League of Charter Schools. 

 

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CO Charter School News
Friday, December 7, 2018
Susana Cordova Could Be The Next DPS Top Dog »
INTERVIEW:  CPR  interviews Susana Cordova , the remaining candidate for superintendent of Denver Public Schools.
Friday, December 7, 2018
Roaring Fork District, charter schools consider cooperation »
WORKING TOGETHER:   A years-long effort  to bring local charter schools into a formal relationship with the Roar...
Friday, November 30, 2018
What’s the Deal with Education Funding in Colorado? »
EDUCATION FUNDING:  Most local lawmakers agree that the way schools are funded in Colorado should change. So, why is...
Friday, November 30, 2018
How Election Results Will Shake Up State Education Policy »
EDUCATION POLICY 2019:  Turnover in governors and lawmakers may affect policy and personnel. A look ahead at the ...
Friday, November 30, 2018
Susana Cordova is the sole finalist to be the Denver school district’s next superintendent »
AND THEN THERE WAS ONE:  See who the  sole finalist  for the highly anticipated superintendent job for Denv...
Friday, November 30, 2018
Colorado strips most control of troubled Adams 14 district from local school board »
HAD ENOUGH :  The Colorado State Board of Education  allows Adams 14 to retain some local control as the state p...
Friday, November 16, 2018
Did giving extra money to struggling Denver schools boost test scores? Study suggests it did. »
ADDITIONAL FUNDS MAKE A DIFFERENCE:  Since 2012, the Denver school district has given extra money to its low-performi...
Friday, November 16, 2018
Jeffco school school bond passes in a come-from-behind victory »
CLOSE CALL:  Jeffco bond passes  a week after the election with 50.24 percent support, 1,417 votes ahead.
Friday, November 16, 2018
Roots Elementary, a small Denver charter school with big ideas, will close this spring »
SCHOOL CLOSING:  Roots Elementary, a charter school in Denver, will be closing at the end of the school year due to l...
Friday, November 16, 2018
Jared Polis’ 1st controversy as Colorado governor-elect: His picks for education transition team »
FIRST MOVE:  Governor-elect Polis reaches across the aisle for  Colorado education transition team .
Friday, November 16, 2018
Adams 14 board rejects new KIPP charter school in district »
WHAT'S NEXT?  KIPP, the national charter school network, will not open a new school in the Adams 14 school district —...
Friday, October 26, 2018
Students Who Pursue Teaching Careers Promised Guaranteed Admission From Colorado Universities »
TEACHER SHORTAGE  - With reportedly 3,000 job vacancies waiting to be filled in the state, CU Boulder is now offering...
Friday, October 26, 2018
Fort Collins parents establish new language immersion charter school »
APPROVED -  The Colorado Charter School Institute (CSI) Board of Directors recently approved the new school applicati...
Friday, October 12, 2018
Adams 14 superintendent asks board to deny KIPP application, rejecting advice from his staff »
DECISIONS  - Despite being on the state’s accountability clock for eight years,  Adams 14’s superintendent  ...
Friday, October 12, 2018
Colorado gets $55 million to support charter school expansion »
Expansion  -  Colorado receives $55 million  to support charter school expansion. CDE was one of eight stat...
Friday, October 12, 2018
Advocates See Amendment 73 As A Chance For Voters To ‘Make It Right’ For School Funding »
Amendment 73  - See why advocates support  this amendment  and why proponents say it's too risky.
Friday, October 5, 2018
Aurora charter’s secret to top scores: ‘We try to make being nerdy cool’ »
LOCAL CHARTER:  See what this  Aurora charter school  did to go above and beyond to attain the highest...
Friday, October 5, 2018
DENVER LANGUAGE SCHOOL TO CELEBRATE MOVE TO FORMER GILPIN MONTESSORI SCHOOL WITH RIBBON CUTTING »
Contact: Katie Evereth, DLS Director of Communications Email: Katie@Denverlanguageschool.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE...
Friday, September 28, 2018
Here’s how some districts would spend their share of a $1.6 billion tax hike for education »
See how some districts would spend their share of a $1.6 billion tax hike for education.  Click here .
Friday, September 28, 2018
Charter School Turnaround at University Preparatory Schools »
Read this  case study  that explores the strategies University Prep used to drastically improve student outc...
Friday, September 28, 2018
Tax breaks for the rich and a ‘bargain with the devil’: Colorado candidates for governor spar over e »
  Click here  to see what educational priorities the gubernatorial candidates shared at this week's Leadersh...
Friday, September 21, 2018
Look up disparities in how your school is serving students with special needs »
Click here  to see how well your school is serving students with special needs.
Friday, September 21, 2018
Longmont's Flagstaff Academy earns high honors from state education officials »
See what local charter school's  preschool program  received a five star rating from state education officials.
Friday, September 21, 2018
Three things we heard at a gubernatorial candidates forum on early childhood »
See what the two gubernatorial candidates had to say about early childhood issues.  Click here .
Friday, September 21, 2018
Billions in Colorado school funding on the line as statewide tax, local bond issues crowd ballot »
The ballot will be packed with so many school-related funding requests. Which way will Coloradans vote? Learn more here
Monday, September 17, 2018
Loveland Classical students to host congressional debate for Neguse, Yu »
Students at Loveland Classical Schools will host and moderate a debate between Republican Peter Yu and Democrat Joe Neguse...
Monday, September 17, 2018
Longmont's Flagstaff Academy earns high honors from state education officials »
The school was honored Wednesday by Colorado Shines, a resource of the Colorado Department of Human Services and the Color...
Friday, September 14, 2018
Denver’s New 5280 High School Preaches More Than Academics »
  Click here  to learn about one of Denver’s newest charter schools, 5280 High School, that delivers more th...
Friday, September 14, 2018
Thursday, September 6, 2018
State Charters Score Well On SAT »
  Based on recent results reported by the Colorado Department of Education (CDE), charter schools accounted for...
Monday, September 3, 2018
Fort Collins charter school breaks Colorado's SAT record »
Liberty Common High School , a charter school in Fort Collins, breaks Colorado's SAT record.
Friday, August 31, 2018
Breaking Down The Latest Data Around Who Goes To College In Colorado »
  CPR education reporter  speaks about disparities in higher education.  
Friday, August 31, 2018
Some Colorado schools brace for state intervention, while others cheer their progress »
The  preliminary findings  from the state's accountability system are out. How did your school district or s...
Friday, August 31, 2018
Colorado Springs charter school roundup: 3 new ones open, others expand, improve programs »
Click here  for the charter school roundup in Colorado Springs. See what new schools opened, expanded and need to i...
Tuesday, August 28, 2018

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