PCPCS News

Monthly Archive: May, 2020

PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News From the Week of May 23-29

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State Budget Would Fund Public Schools for Another Year

Public charter schools continue to serve students and their communities during pandemic
HARRISBURG (May 28, 2020) – The General Assembly today sent Governor Wolf a five-month state budget that flat funds education spending for public charter schools and district schools for the fiscal year 2020-2021.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT! Federal Programs Updates and COVID-19 Webinar!

Join Charter Choices and PCPCS to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on charter school federal grant programs and requirements. Participants will review updated regulations, Division of Federal Programs’ COVID FAQs, and ESSER funds guidance. Time will be set aside to have a roundtable discussion on ESSER allowable uses and possible expenditures.

PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News From the Week of May 16-22

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143K Rising Advocates Urge Gov. Wolf To Ensure Equitable Funding

Over the past month, 143K Rising families have been contacting Governor Wolf to demand that charter schools receive an equitable share of the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund made available through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News From the Week of May 9-15

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