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York City School Board: Just enough candidates on Nov. 3 ballot

What will the ballot for York City School Board look like Nov. 3? Technically, the race is not contested (there are just enough people on the ballot to fill all the seats). But there’s at least one write-in candidate trying … Continue reading

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Looking back on 2014 York County education news

Control of the York City School District, the closing of New Hope Academy and other stories dominated education news in York County in 2014.

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Blog: Receiver appointed for Mosaica

Diane Ravitch, a national voice¬†in debates over public education, reports on her blog that a federal judge in Atlanta has appointed a receiver for the Mosaica charter school chain, as a result of a lawsuit filed by a creditor. You … Continue reading

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York City School District audit coming

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York City teachers cite fraud report in fighting charters

York City teachers, who continue to fight the possibility that charter operators could be brought in to run district buildings next year, this week pointed to a report¬†detailing fraud by charter school officials in the state. The Center for Popular … Continue reading

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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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York College students to do service projects in York City on Saturday

York College will hold Spartan Service Day this weekend. Students will complete service projects at sites around York City.

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Rep. Schreiber announces new Valley Forge Military College scholarship program

The Valley Forge Military College Legislative Appointment Initiative will award one student from the 95th legislative district an annual scholarship to the school, according to a news release from state Rep. Kevin Schreiber’s office.

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York County Republican legislators to discuss school consolidation

York County’s Republican delegation will be holding a press conference tomorrow afternoon to discuss its request to have the state’s Independent Fiscal Office look into the potential savings for taxpayers if the county’s school district’s were combined, according to a news release.

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Lincoln, Thackston charter schools introduce new administrators to York

Lincoln and Thackston charter schools have new faces in top posts this year. The new administrators were taken on a tour of the city Monday.

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