Category Archive: News

PCPCS IN THE NEWS! PCPCS Board Member Dr. Maurice Flurie’s Op-Ed Published on Pennlive!

In the American public education system, communities support their schools and trust that those schools eventually return to them educated, contributing, productive members of society. In essence, our communities are the customers and students are the valuable products being provided to them.

PCPCS IN THE NEWS! ED Ana Meyers Op-Ed Published in The Intelligencer!

Throughout the Keystone state, thousands of families are benefiting from the educational opportunities provided by public charter schools. As public schools, charters are tuition free, non-sectarian and serve students from a diverse array of backgrounds. Click here to read the recent op-ed by Ana!

IMPORTANT INFO: Act 44 of 2018 — Important Information on the School Safety and Security Grant Program and Safe2Say Something Tipline

Click here to read the important information on the School Safety and Securit Grant program 

PCPCS IN THE NEWS! PCPCS Executive Director has Op-Ed Published

PCPCS Executive Director Ana Meyers recently had an Op-Ed printed in the Morning Call. See her article “Stop blaming charter schools for districts’ financial distress” here. 

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,

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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