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Charter School Kicks Off National School Choice Week in Boise

An Idaho ♥ Education Choice partner is kicking off National School Choice Week 2015 in Boise with educators and families at the “Coffee Kickoff” on January 26, 2015. A local charter school community celebrate National School Choice Week 2015 with coffee, doughnuts, and comments from education leaders. Celebration participants made posters with personal statements about why choice is more »

Xavier To Buy School Building

By Julie Wootton From The Magic Valley Times-News January 22, 2015 TWIN FALLS • After struggling for years with high rent and nearly closing two years ago, Xavier Charter School is buying its building. The public charter school has reached a verbal pact with its landlord and is waiting for the official contract, said Xavier more »

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Heritage Charter’s Remarkable Turnaround

By Julie Hahn From Idaho Education News January 19, 2015 Heritage Community Charter School, which opened in 2011 in Caldwell, is unlike most Idaho charter schools: More than 70 percent of its students get reduced or free lunch and spend their days in a dual language immersion program. Yet, despite the depressed economic circumstances of its students more »