Virginia Schools Insider: charter schools


Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 06/13/2012

Fairfax considers first charter school

A Tuesday night meeting, meant to introduce the community to a proposed charter school, doubled as a protest venue for opponents

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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 04/26/2012

Proposed Fairfax charter school wins state endorsement

Now the proposal will be considered by the local School Board, which under state law has ultimate authority to approve or deny charter applications.

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Posted at 06:26 PM ET, 02/22/2012

Fairfax charter school seeks approval from state board of education

State education officials indicated support Wednesday for the proposed Fairfax Leadership Academy, moving it one step closer to becoming Northern Virginia’s first charter school.

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