KIPP’s graduating class sent out 1,936 college applications and received 779 acceptance letters to more than 100 schools.
Author David Osborne offered potential ways by which public schools in San Antonio could benefit from operating like charters.
For the first time in Texas, charter schools will receive funding from the State to pay for leasing and maintaining buildings and facilities.
Compass Rose Academy will move into a building formerly occupied by Brooks Estrella Academy on the city’s Southeast side.
Mayor Ivy Taylor and Councilman Ron Nirenberg (D8) partook in a town hall debate focused exclusively on education at the KIPP Cevallos Campus Monday.
Mayor Ivy Taylor and District 8 City Councilman Ron Nirenberg, one of 13 candidates vying to unseat her, will address various education issues in a town hall meeting Monday, March 27, at KIPP Cevallos Campus south of downtown.
On the green manicured grounds of the San Antonio Country Club, Andre Agassi wore black.
A few blocks south of new lofts sprouting up around the Bluestar Arts Complex, planted along the Phase 3 section of the San Pedro Creek Improvements Project, a different kind of urban development project has made a home in the San Antonio.
These days, it’s almost impossible to ignore the recent explosion of charters schools in San Antonio’s urban school districts.
San Antonio’s ambitions as a city on the rise include tackling one of its deepest and most challenging problems: the failure of most students in public schools to earn a four-year college degree.