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    North Texas High School Rankings 2013 - Children at Risk

    North Texas High School Rankings 2013 CAMPUS DISTRICT COUNTY NORTH TEXAS RANK (Out of 191) STATE RANK (Out of 1171) “A” SCHOOLS School For The Talented And Gifted Dallas ISD Dallas 1 1 School Of ... Westlake Academy Westlake Academy Charter School Tarrant 20 50

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    Top 10 Austin schools ranked by nonprofit

    School were ranked highest on the list of the Austin area's top 10 schools, according ... (Charter School) 3. Westlake High ... Top Five Elementary Schools in Austin 1. Texas Preparatory School (Texas Preparatory School) 2.

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    Two Texas public charter schools win Race to the Top-District ...

    1 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 11, 2012 Press Contact: Tracy Young . phone: 512.584.8272 . email: [email protected] Two out of 16 across the country and only two awardees from Texas

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    Texas Charter School Academic & Athletic League TCSAAL

    a venue to showcase charter school students in Texas. TCSAAL Goals It is the goal of TCSAAL to facilitate safe, ... It is the goal of TCSAAL to promote the progression of Texas Charter Schools. ... TCSAAL. The top two teams from each division will advance to the playoffs.

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    Premier is top ranked charter campus in Texas : Abilene ...

    Premier is top ranked charter campus in Texas Rebecca Gholson Special to the Reporter-News Thursday, ... AEA schools take the same TAKS as non-charter schools, but unlike standard accountability schools, they are allowed to include retests in their overall “met

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    TEXAS CHARTER SCHOOL ACADEMIC & ATHLETIC LEAGUE (TCSAAL)

    Proudly serving over 150 of TexasCharter Schools. Letter from the President Dear Texas Charter Schools, ... will not be a regional round and the top 2 teams from each division will advance directly to the State Playoffs.

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    SCHOOL ACADEMIC & ATHLETIC

    championship against the other top charter schools across the state. By offering a ... league exclusively serving TexasCharter schools. Founded in 2007, TCSAAL serves students in grades 4 through 12 in three different age categories.

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    Florida’s Charter Schools News - Florida School Choice

    2008-2009 Charter School Annual Accountability Report The due date for charter schools that operated during the 2008-2009 academic ... Giraitis wrote her master’s thesis about the formative years of public charter schools in Texas. Over the past eight years, ...

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    140515 TBPPCS top three release FINAL - Broad Prize

    2014 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Karen Denne Thursday, May 15, ... proficiency rates for IDEA’s Hispanic students ranked in the top 30 percent of Texas when compared to Hispanic students in the rest of the state. By comparison, ...

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    Commentary on 'Alternative Strategies for Identifying High ...

    Identifying High-Performing Charter Schools in Texas" Robin J. Lake Center on Reinventing Public Education, University of Washington - Bothell Campus, [email protected] ... schools fall into the top quintile of the performance measures and

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    Texas Public School ISD’s Totally Outperform Their Charter ...

    Texas Public School ISD’s Totally Outperform Their Charter School Counterparts on State Ratings 18Aug 7.41% of ISDs statewide and 18.23% of charter schools received an “Improvement Required” ... o Top 25 Percent: Student Progress; o Top 25 Percent: Closing Performance Gaps; ...

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    Best Schools 2012 - Collierville

    There are 68 gold medal schools in New York and 46 in Texas, including the School for the Talented and Gifted (ranked No. 1 nationally) ... Among the top 20 Best High Schools, four are charter schools, which usually accept a limited number of

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    Texas Charter School Academic & Athletic League

    • It is the goal of TCSAAL to promote the utility and progression of Texas Charter Schools. • It is the goal of TCSAAL to provide a program that is an incentive to help foster the ... • The top two teams from each division will advance to the Regional Round of the playoffs

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    Charter School CapsCharter School Caps - Legislative News ...

    ... Ohio and Texas have the most charter schools. Nearly half the states have some kind of a cap on charter schools (as of this ... wave of debate about charter caps by creating Race to the Top grants. The grants, ... • Does your state have caps on charter schools or charter school students?

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    TEXAS PUBLIC POLICY FOUNDATION PolicyPerspective

    in 1995, charter schools were common in Texas long before what we now call “public” schools even came into existence. Although today, ... Proponents of the Reconstruction Era, top-down, cen-tralized, government-run system were disappointed

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    School district decentralization in action

    small district comprised solely of charter schools. Even in highly decentralized ... Texas, and New Mexico also ... National Alliance for Public Charter Schools. (2009). Top 10 Charter Communities by Market Share. Fourth Annual Edition.

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    Charter Schools: Proceed Deliberately, Monitor Diligently ...

    ... and Texas (207). The states which have no charter schools or charter school laws are Alabama, Kentucky, Maine, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, Washington, and ... • Charter schools should be monitored on a continuing basis and should be subject to modification or ...

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    CHARTER SCHOOL LAWS ACROSS THE STATES 2012

    BASIS Charter School of Tucson is annually named one of the top public high schools in ... LINK TO THE TEXAS CHARTER SCHOOL LAW TEXAS (Continued)! EQUITY ... what is proposed isnÕt strong enough and would not produce strong charter schools . Charter laws need to be enacted in these remaining ...

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    2011-12 NATIONAL CHARTER SCHOOL & ENROLLMENT STATISTICS

    Texas 413 31 444 149,348 Utah 80 5 85 38,643 Virginia 40 354 ... 3 1 4 894 TOTAL 5,196 518 5,714 1,941,831 The Center for Education Reform - December 2011 www.edreform.com 2011-12 NATIONAL CHARTER SCHOOL & ENROLLMENT STATISTICS ... http://www.edreform.com/issues/choice-charter-schools/ The ...

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    Winfree Academy Charter Schools

    Winfree Academy Charter Schools Texas The 2013 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools PAGE DATA 3 Understanding the Data Report 4 Background Information

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    The TRUTH about CHARTER SCHOOLS - MEA-MFT

    The TRUTH about CHARTER SCHOOLS In recent years, ... In Florida and Texas alone, you can find numerous references to charter school personnel ... We consistently score in the top 10 states for student achievement in reading, math, and

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    TOP 10 CHARTER COMMUNITIES BY MARKET SHARE Second Annual ...

    TOP 10 CHARTER COMMUNITIES BY MARKET SHARE ... Senior Policy Analyst, National Alliance for Public Charter Schools October 2007 In the year that has elapsed since our first report on charter market share ... (Texas). The growing numbers of virtual charter schools that enroll children from across ...

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    Job Title: Houston ISD Hiring Teachers now for the 2014-15 ...

    ... student-centered school district that’s just as innovative as the nation’s top charter schools. HISD is looking for teachers who are excited by innovation, committed to inspire and motivate all learners, ... hold a valid Texas teaching certification (or reciprocal out -of-state ...

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    STEM Charter System Receives High Ratings from State Texas ...

    Top 25 Percent: Student Progress; ... Harmony Public Schools is a charter network with 43 high performing K-12 college preparatory charter schools across Texas. Harmony blends high standards and expectations with a rigorous math and science-centered curriculum, ...

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    Charter School Incubation - CEE-Trust

    Charter School Incubation ... Recruiting top talent to lead new charter schools is one of the primary goals of any charter incubator. This session ... placements in charter schools, as well as performance and data systems in schools. The total

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    School Choice in Texas: Who Opposes It—And Why

    The most significant opposition to school-choice initiatives such as vouchers and charter schools comes from teacher and school administrator ... http://www.americanindependent.com/149262/big-spenders-texas-top-political-donors-over-the-past-three-elections. 11 Texas Parent PAC, http://www ...

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    DI in Charter Schools

    charter schools. Schools experience improvement in student performance and demonstrate ... Texas and one of the top ten fastest growing networks in the US. The implementation of DI at IDEA Public Schools has produced many benefits for students.

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    Media Contact: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Vista Academy of The ...

    ... Responsive Education Solutions (ResponsiveEd), Texas’ largest public charter school holder, announced the opening of Vista Academy of ... demonstrated by exceptional student performance and top academic ... Vista Academies are free public charter schools that are accredited by the Texas ...

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    Winfree Academy Charter Schools Graduation

    Winfree Academy Charter Schools Graduation Dear 2013 Graduate: ... or top 10%, please consult your Student Resource Guide. As in previous years, ... Irving, Texas 75039 Dress: Ladies: Dark dress or slacks, no jeans, ...

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    Houston Higher Education Finance Corp., Texas Cosmos ...

    ... and to date there have been no cases in which a Cosmos Foundation charter renewal has been denied. According ... delayed charter renewals for schools throughout Texas. Cosmos Foundation's original ... two Harmony high schools listed in the Top 10 Miracle High Schools Network in the U.S ...

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    Houston Gateway Academy Charter Schools, Inc. Elite College ...

    Houston Gateway Academy Charter Schools, Inc. Elite College Prep Academy Committed to Excellence in Education . Press Release . ... ranks within the top 3% of Southeast Houston and the top 5% of all Texas schools. In addition, the Coral campus was 1 of only 75 schools, of a possible 1,417, ...

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    Texas Education Today

    Results for assessments conducted in 2011 showed scores in the top twelve for Texas students taking the 8th grade Mathematics exam ... Texas began authorizing charter schools in 1995 and with the recently approved applicants, currently has 209 charters awarded out of a

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    Thomas Ratliff - Texas Association of School Administrators

    I find it ironic that charter schools were supposed to bring free market principals ... I think the Texas Legislature and/or the Commissioner of ... Area Type Salary Enrollment $/student Top 10 charter Charter $242,172 3,037 $79.74 Highest charter Charter $299,000 15,535 ...

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    Uplift Education, Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

    Uplift Education is a network of charter schools serving predominately urban neigh- ... One of the first charter schools in the state of Texas, ... list of the top International Baccalaureate programs in the country. 3

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    PREDOMINANTLY HISPANIC CHARTER SCHOOL NAMED AMONG NATION’S BEST

    “America’s Top Public High Schools” List MIAMI, FL, June XX ... announced that Mater Academy Charter High School was listed among the nation’s top 1,300 high schools ... Academica is a charter school service and support organization that works with schools in Florida, Utah and Texas.

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    Charter Schools - Education Policy Center - Home

    to enact legislation permitting charter schools in the state. This paper seeks to ... to the Top program. In fact, according to the National Alliance for Public ... Texas. 3 have highlighted these findings as an indicator of the weakness of charter schools, ...

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    Best Practices in Math and Science in Texas Public High Schools

    science instruction in Texas. Best Practices in Math and Science in Texas Public High Schools ... Although no charter schools appeared in the list (due most likely to their smaller size), seven of the ... in top math schools have approximately the same amount of

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    A Breakthrough Decade for Charter Schools

    for Charter Schools For years, philanthropists large and small have labored to improve student outcomes at ineffective public schools. From the Ford Foundation’s decades of interventions, to hordes of concerned corporate