PCPCS News

PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News from the Week of November 30-December 6

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NEWS: University of Arkansas report reveals charter school funding gap

The University of Arkansas released a report on Wednesday that shows that eleven years after it was first revealed that public charter schools receive less revenue than their TPS counterparts in eight major cities, the large charter school funding gap has grown by almost 79 percent.

PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News From The Week of November 23-29

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SCHOOL VISIT: PCPCS visits Laboratory Charter School of Communications and Language

Yesterday PCPCS visited Laboratory Charter School of Communications and Language. The school’s mission is to provide a program that will prepare students to communicate effectively in more than one language and to see the world from three perspectives: global, international and national.

PARTNERSHIP: Conrad O’Brien

Today we our celebrating our partnership with Conrad O’Brien!
Conrad O’Brien advises charter school administrators and charter school boards regarding operational issues related to federal, state and administrative code compliance, student discipline, special education compliance and litigation, employment and contractual issues,

ACHIEVEMENT: Jessica Zuk named MicroSociety Coordinator of the Year

Congratulations to Mrs. Jessica Zuk, MicroSociety Coordinator and Curriculum Coordinator at Penn Hills Charter School of Entrepreneurship, for being named MicroSociety Coordinator of the Year!
Each school year, MicroSociety Innovation Center officials issue awards in several categories during the organization’s annual conference.