PCPCS News

Monthly Archive: August, 2018

NEWSLETTER: PCPCS Newsletter from the Week of August 24-30

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OPINION: School funding debate should focus on quality, accountability or achievement

The Executive Director of Excellent Schools PA and PCPCS board member, Stephen DeMaura, hits the nail on the head. Talking about which districts are winners and losers is the wrong funding debate! The debate should be about quality, accountability or achievement,

DON’T FORGET: Register for the 2018 PCPCS Annual Conference

It’s getting closer! Don’t miss the 2018 PCPCS Annual Conference on October 12, 2018 at this lovely place- the Radisson Hotel Harrisburg! We have secured some great speakers and have some incredible breakout sessions planned. For more information and to register,

NEWS: Deep Roots Charter School opens in Philadelphia

Deep Roots Charter School, one of PCPCS’s newest members, opens its doors in Philly! We can’t wait to see all the great work this school will do.

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NEWS: Avon Grove Charter School opens new early learning center

PCPCS is honored to have been able to be a part of the grand opening of Avon Grove Charter School’s early learning center new building today. AGCS offers an academically challenging curriculum in a small school setting with individualized learning plans for each student.

NEWS: Support for charter schools and private school voucher programs increases

Support for charter schools and private school voucher programs has gone up over the past year, with Republicans accounting for much of the increase, according to a survey published Tuesday.