PCPCS News

Governor Wolf Continues His Attacks on Charter School Families

HARRISBURG – Once again targeting families seeking the best educational options for their children, Governor Tom Wolf today went to an Altoona school to repeat his efforts to limit public charter school opportunities in Pennsylvania.
“The governor is seeking to punish families who dare to leave their failing school districts,” said Ana Meyers,

PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News from the Week of September 21-27

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INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT: Spectrum Charter School

Don’t miss the latest edition of Innovation Spotlight featuring Spectrum Charter School titled Spectrum Charter School: Using Pet Therapy to Assist Students with Socialization and Communication Skills

PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News from the Week of September 7-13

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PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News from the Week of Aug 29- September 6

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PCPCS Responds to Governor Wolf’s Latest Attacks on Charter Schools and Charter Students

Harrisburg – Yesterday, Governor Tom Wolf announced that he has directed the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) to charge charter schools a $15 fee-for-service beginning September 15. Charters will be charged this fee-for-service every time they request PDE to redirect school district funds to cover unpaid charter tuition payments.