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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 »

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Former Charter Board Chair Named To Boise School Board

By Jennifer Swindell From Idaho Education News January 12, 2015 David Wagers, president of the Idaho Candy Co., was elected to the Boise School Board on Monday night during a regularly scheduled meeting. Wagers was away on a business trip in Seattle so he did not attend the meeting and was unable to be sworn in. more »

Let’s Lift All Schools and Students

Public Testimony to the Senate Education Committee By Terry Ryan, President Idaho Charter School Network January 13, 2015 Chairman Mortimer, members of the committee, thank you for the opportunity to speak with you today. My name is Terry Ryan and I am president of the Idaho Charter School Network. The face of public education in more »