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State commission revokes Dothan charter school’s contract

Members of the Alabama Public Charter School Commission revoked the charter of the Barnabas School for Leadership in Dothan on Monday.

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Classical charter school opening in Prattville in August — 'There’s the demand for it'

Alabama’s first classical charter school in Alabama is opening in Prattville in August.

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Legacy Prep ‘very happy’ about four-year charter school renewal

Legacy Prep, a K-6 charter school in Birmingham, received a four-year renewal from the Alabama Public Charter School Commission on Tuesday.

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LEAD Academy gets short renewal until 2025, blames past school lunch fraud woes

Members of the Alabama Public Charter School Commission gave Montgomery-based LEAD Academy a smaller-than-requested two-year renewal to be able to continue operating as a charter school authorized by the state on Tuesday.

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Justin Bogie: Alabama lawmakers should build on progress made during the 2023 session

There was worthwhile progress made in areas such as tax relief for citizens and expansion of the Alabama Accountability Act scholarship and charter school programs. More work remains, however.

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Ivey says charter school part of education push — 'I will take the lead and work with the legislators to make it reality'

During a wide-ranging interview on this week's broadcast of Alabama Public Television's "Capitol Journal," Gov. Kay Ivey elaborated on her pledge to consider school choice options she made during last week's inauguration.

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Alabama charter schools growth reflects national enrollment trend

With education slipping in Alabama, charter schools are popping up to offer solutions for students, especially in predominantly black communities in the Deep South.

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Tuberville joins colleagues to introduce National School Choice Week resolution

U.S. Senator Tommy Tuberville (R-Alabama) joined Sen. Tim Scott (R-South Carolina) and Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-California) to introduce...

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Rep. Charlotte Meadows champions school choice

By Craig Monger   Rep. Charlotte Meadows (R-District 74) is continuing her campaign for school choice in the state of Alabama. ...