Jun 7, 2012

Florida Tops The Nation In Hispanic Graduation Rates

Hispanic and African American students in Florida are much more likely to graduate from high school than their counterparts in other states according to a new national report. Education Week today released the 2012 Diplomas Count report highlighting Florida’s graduates compared to the nation.

May 21, 2012

South Florida Charter High Schools Ranked Among Best In The Country

Newsweek Magazine released their list of the top 1,000 high schools in the country today – ranking schools by graduation rate and college readiness.

May 8, 2012

Successful Charter Schools Featured On Videos

A picture says a thousand words. In celebration of National Charter Schools Week, the Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools (FCPCS) has posted a few videos that highlight some of the best charter schools in the state. From Blue Ribbon recipients to graduating seniors, the videos will introduce viewers to the charter schools that are making an incredible contribution to education and the community they serve.

Apr 30, 2012

New report reveals charter school success

Miami Times Online

Since their inception here in Florida in 1996, there have been numerous studies and heated debates over whether charters are a better option for students than traditional public schools.

Apr 29, 2012

Successful charter schools that incubate new schools are models of excellence

An article published by The Miami Herald on April 29, 2012 completely failed to mention that charter school incubation is a model of excellence and is helping many fledging charter school become high quality schools.

Apr 10, 2012

Charter School Students Excel Across the Board

Mar 27, 2012

Somerset Academy Davie Recognized Among Top Schools In Florida

Somerset Academy Davie has been recognized by the Florida Department of Education for placing in the top ten percent of all elementary schools in Florida. Based on the 2011 ranking of all schools, the list