Navigator Morgan Hill Denied

Santa Clara County Board of Education votes 4-3 to deny Navigator Morgan Hill, the first denial after 38 approvals in a row In a late night Jan 14th vote, the Santa Clara County Board Of Education (SCCBOE) voted to deny…

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Navigator Charter Gets Denial Recommendation

Navigator: Deny, Rocketship: Withdrawn Could this be the first charter turned down by the SCCOE after 38 approvals in a row? The County Office of Education staff has followed Morgan Hill Unified’s lead, issuing a staff recommendation to deny Navigator’s…

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Rocketship withdrawls Morgan Hill Request

MORGAN HILL COMMUNITY STOPS ROCKETSHIP After fierce community, regional, and national resistance, Rocketship has decided to pull its application to open a new charter school in Morgan Hill, as reported in the Morgan Hill Times, and in a statement released…

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Rocketship’s Broken Promise #3: Local Control

In the late night of Dec 14th, 2011, the Santa Clara County Office of Education approved 20 Rocketship county charters. Rocketship bypassed the local district, going straight to the county for approval, short circuiting the local community’s ability to hold…

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Rocketship’s Broken Promise #1: API Contract

In the late night of Dec 14th, 2011, the Santa Clara County Office of Education approved 20 Rocketship county charters.  Rocketship bypassed the local district, going straight to the county for approval, short circuiting the local community’s ability to hold…

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