In the News

29
Apr
2016

Langtree Charter Academy has hired a new principal

New principal has experience with high school expansion MOORESVILLE, NC. (April 28, 2016) – Langtree Charter Academy has hired a new principal to lead the K-8 and oversee the school’s expan- sion to high school. […]

12
Apr
2016

New Leadership at Lake Charles College Prep

Veteran Team to Bring The Prep to the Next Level LAKE CHARLES, La. (April 5, 2016) – Felix Harris has accepted the position of principal at Lake Charles College Prep. He most recently served as […]

22
Mar
2016

Renaissance Charter School at Westyn Bay Changes Name to Crown Point

Governing board responds to city officials’ requests OCOEE, Fla. (March 21, 2016) – Following Ocoee City Council’s approval of the site location for a new school in Ocoee, an important change took place. The name […]

20
Jan
2016

Families Invited to Outdoor Food Truck and Film Screening Event during School Choice Week

Port Saint Lucie, Fla. (Jan. 19, 2016) – Current and prospective families are invited to enjoy an evening of food truck fare and see a free screening of the film “Most Likely to Succeed” at […]

11
Dec
2015

Bench Buddies Project “Courts” Downtown Miami Charter School Students

Prominent legal community leaders promote literacy with young students MIAMI, Fl. (Dec. 10, 2015) – Often a visit to court is associated with difficult circumstances in a young person’s life and could cause children, especially […]

07
Dec
2015

Gateway Charter Students Show their Love for Lukas

Students collect money for a young boy with stage IV cancer FORT MYERS, Fla (Dec. 4, 2015) – Lukas Moulder, a 5-year-old kindergarten student at Skyline Elementary School has inspired an entire school across the […]

09
Nov
2015

Magnolia School of Excellence Celebrates Veterans Day

Decorated veteran to be keynote speaker at event Shreveport, LA – (Nov. 9, 2015) – Colonel Robert Maness will be the keynote speaker at Magnolia School of Excellence’s annual Veterans Day Celebration to be held on […]

19
Oct
2015

St. Gabriel Health Clinic Opens in Three Local Charter Schools

BATON ROUGE, LA. (Oct. 14, 2015) – Students and faculty at South Baton Rouge Charter Academy, Iberville Charter Academy and Baton Rouge Charter Academy at Mid City have a convenient health care option right on […]

06
Oct
2015

Cardinal Charter Academy joins global community of Cambridge schools

                      CARY, N.C. (Oct. 6, 2015) – Cardinal Charter Academy has been awarded Cambridge International School status by Cambridge International Examinations and is now approved to offer Cambridge programs […]

23
Sep
2015

Students at Three Lake Charles Charter Schools Learn Important Lessons from Dance

Dancing Classrooms build character and self esteem LAKE CHARLES, La (Sept. 21, 2015) – Students are literally dancing their way into classrooms at Southwest Louisiana Charter Academy (SWLCA), Lake Charles Charter Academy (LCCA) and Lake […]

20
Sep
2015

Manual teacher’s mission is for parents to learn alongside their kids

Robin Clark hopes the lessons can help parents earn their high school equivalency Manual High School math teacher Robin Clark was tired of waiting around for legislators and policymakers to curtail Indiana’s number of high […]

18
Sep
2015

Charter Schools USA announces new director of government affairs

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (September 8, 2015) – Charter Schools USA (CSUSA) today announced Sheela VanHoose as the director of government affairs and public policy. In this position, she will be responsible for developing an internal government […]

25
Mar
2015

Duval Charter High School at Baymeadows Hires Former Jacksonville Jaguar

Well-known coach has visions of promoting young men to collegiate careersJacksonville, FLA (March 25, 2015) – Duval Charter High School at Baymeadows has a new football coach. Quinn F. Gray, Sr. just started his first […]

20
Mar
2015

New High-Performing Renaissance School to Open in Clay County

Enrollment is now open for 2015-2016 school yearMIDDLEBURG, Fla. (Mar. 19, 2015) – A new charter school is opening in Clay County; Clay Charter Academy will open at 1417 Red Apple Road, a new road […]

19
Mar
2015

Four Corners Charter School Expands to Add High School

Enrollment is now open for 2015-2016 school year DAVENPORT, Fla. (Mar. 17, 2015) – Four Corners Charter School parents and students as well as all those in Osceola, Polk, Lake and Orange Counties will now […]

07
Jan
2015

Charter Schools USA Releases First Annual Report

Report Provides Data and Analysis on 2013-14 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Jan. 7, 2014) – Charter Schools USA (CSUSA) today released its first company-wide annual report. The report offers data on three levels: organization-wide, state-by-state and […]

15
Dec
2014

CSUSA Honors Emma Donnan Teacher with the New American Hero Award

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Dec. 15, 2014) – Charter Schools USA (CSUSA) awarded Emma Donnan Middle School’s teacher, Grace Underwood, with its top honor today – The New American Hero award. The New American Hero Award […]

01
Dec
2014

Renaissance Charter School at Wellington Students To Present Check to Wreaths Across America

WELLINGTON, Fla (Nov. 24, 2014) – With a mission to “Remember, Honor, Teach,” Wreaths Across America coordinates wreath laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery and veterans’ cemeteries in all 50 states and beyond. Students at […]

14
Nov
2014

Coral Springs Charter Panthers Prepare for Championship Game

Showdown takes place at Florida Atlantic University Stadium CORAL SPRINGS, Fla (Nov. 12, 2014) – Coral Springs Charter Panthers will take on the Calvary Christian Eagles in the Southeastern Football Conference Championship game. The Title […]

06
Nov
2014

Turnaround Schools Show Improvement in Grades

Emmerich Manual High School is no longer an “F” schoolINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Nov. 5, 2014) – After only two years under CSUSA management, turnaround schools are showing significant progress. Positive results are evident today with the […]

06
Nov
2014

Charter Schools USA Hosts Leading Edge Professional Development for Teachers

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Nov. 5, 2014) – Charter Schools USA teachers and support staff from across the country attended the Leading Edge professional development program yesterday. Leading Edge is a rigorous internal professional development program […]

02
Oct
2014

Langtree Charter surpasses proficiency standards

Lake Norman Citizen. (Tuesday, 30 September 2014) Retrieved from http://www.lakenormancitizen.com/schools/school-briefs/item/7113-langtree-charter-surpasses-proficiency-standards.html MOORESVILLE, N.C. — In its first year of operation, Langtree Charter Academy In Mooresville posted positive results in state-wide academic testing. Langtree Charter students exceeded proficiency […]

02
Jul
2014

Iberville Charter Academy hires founding principal

Veteran educator brings more than 24 years of experience to school IBERVILLE, La – (June 19, 2014) – Iberville Charter Academy has hired its founding principal, veteran educator Andrea Thompson. Long time Louisiana resident, Thompson […]

27
May
2014

Jonathan Hage joins CER Board of Directors

(WASHINGTON, DC) – The Center for Education Reform (CER) announced the election of Jonathan Hage, founder, chairman, president and CEO of Charter Schools USA, Inc. to its Board of Directors. From his service in the […]