Category Archives: York City School District

Did a charter operator submit an Allentown proposal in York?

I’m sorting through all of the questions that community members asked of the seven charter operators that expressed an interest in taking over one or more York City schools one day. And it looks like someone was wondering the same … Continue reading

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More documents filed in York City/New Hope lawsuit

Court filings keep coming in the lawsuit filed against the York City School District by New Hope Academy Charter School families.

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Auditor general recommends charter oversight improvements

A report from the state auditor general’s office recommends creating a statewide oversight board for charter schools, among other suggestions for improving effectiveness and accountability in that process.

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Recap from the April 17 York City School Board meeting

Follow along with tweets from the York City School Board meeting.

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New Hope Academy criticizes city schools’ renewal of Thackston charter

New Hope Academy Charter School, whose charter was not renewed by York City school district, criticized the district for extending Helen Thackston Charter School’s charter for five years this week.

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York City to hold after-school program, starting Tuesday

York City will hold an after-school program for children at the Princess Street Center, starting Tuesday.

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Districts in Berks County talking about merger

The Reading Eagle reports that the Exeter and Antietam school districts are looking at the possibility of merging. It’s an idea that was batted around in the 70s, according to the story, and has become the subject of a feasibility … Continue reading

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York City education group hears questions on substitutes, new Cornerstone program

Discussion at Wednesday night’s Community Education Council meeting included questions about substitute teachers and the new Cornerstone program.

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York City interviews school board candidate

York City School Board interviewed one candidate for a vacant seat Monday night.

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New Hope Academy matters could see court in January, March

According to the docket sheet for New Hope Academy Charter School’s appeal case, there could be some motion in January and March.

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