PCPCS News

PCPCS SPECIAL REPORT: Governor Wolf’s 2018-19 State Budget Address

Earlier today, Governor Wolf delivered his fiscal year budget address, articulating his 2018-19 vision for Pennsylvania, to a joint session of the General Assembly. PCPCS’ Director of Operations & Data Analytics, Brandie Karpew partnered with Malady & Wooten to put together a summary of his proposal,

NEWSLETTER: PCPCS News From the Week of January 27- February 2

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SCHOOL VISIT: Franklin Towne Charter High School

Ana visited Franklin Towne Charter High School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Franklin Towne Charter High School is a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence with over 1,200 kids and 96% graduation rate!

NSCW RECAP: See All the Highlights from National School Choice Week!

Last week, across the country tens of thousands of schools participated in National School Choice Week to show their support for parents having education options. See the highlights from all the events held across Pennsylvania!

NEWS: Antonia Pantoja Charter School receives award from Philadelphia Mayor and Superintendent

Congratulations to Antonia Pantoja Charter School in Philadelphia who was honored by Mayor Kenney and Superintendent William R. Hite Jr. for their school progress. The awards were earned by students, staff and other stakeholders who spend countless hours working towards providing a quality education to children who otherwise would likely be trapped in a failing school.

NEWS: Grassroots activists rally in Philadelphia to support charter schools

Grassroots at its best at a press conference in Philadelphia yesterday supporting charter schools. Our board Vice-Chair, Larry Jones, is featured in this article and did a great job speaking on behalf of charters at this rally.

Image Credit: The Phliadelphia Inquirer