School Visit Showcase

In the last two weeks, two U.S. Congressmen and Nashville’s Mayor took time out of their busy schedules to tour our charter schools. Thanks to Congressman Chuck Fleischmann, Congressman Diane Black and Mayor Dean your visits! Congressman Fleischmann visited Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy last Tuesday to learn more about their academic gains. CGLA earned Reward […]

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Mythbusters: #TruthAboutCharters


The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools has released a new series, “The Truth About Charters: Separating Fact from Fiction.” See below for the most updated mythbusting facts over this 4-week series! Share the infographics and use #TruthAboutCharters to join in with this national campaign! MYTH: Charter schools are not public schools. FACT: As defined in federal and state […]

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Full Steam Ahead for STRIVE Collegiate


Now the real work begins. The Metro Nashville Public School Board’s vote last night in support of STRIVE Collegiate Academy was thrilling. The school board’s vote of confidence is a victory because of all the effort that has gone into our vision to open a high quality charter middle school (grades 5-8) in the McGavock […]

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Top of the State in Progress, Performance for 15 Charter Schools

The Tennessee Department of Education released the 2014 Reward list today. Reward Schools are the top 5 percent of schools in the state for performance—as measured by overall student achievement levels—and the top 5 percent for year-over-year progress—as measured by school-wide value-added data. Congratulations to the students, families and staff of our 15 reward charter schools: […]

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