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Parents Rally To Save LA Charter Schools At Risk Of Closure

Parents rallied outside a downtown L.A. courthouse Thursday in support of two campuses run by Magnolia Public Schools.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2014

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LAUSD To Look Into Alleged ‘Rude Public Insults’ From Woodland Hills Principal

Frustrated parents converged on a Woodland Hills charter school Wednesday over what they described as a failure by the school’s principal to tackle campus issues.

02/19/2014

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Superintendent Outraged After Charter School Test Mocks Public High School

A teacher at a local charter school is out of the classroom after writing a multiple choice question on a history exam that mocked the neighboring public high school.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/17/2013

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LAUSD Eyes $80M Redevelopment Plan For Blighted Schools

Four blighted schools in the San Fernando Valley could be getting makeovers if Los Angeles Unified school officials have their way

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/10/2013

Juan Cardoza was arrested on April 24 by the Sheriff’s Department Special Victims Bureau.  (courtesy LASD)

Charter School Teacher Accused Of Sexual Molestation

A South Los Angeles charter school teacher faced sexual molestation charges Monday after his arrest last week, authorities said.

04/29/2013

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KNX On Your Corner: Glendale City Charter

For a very long time now, Glendale’s city budget has enjoyed the benefits of having a very large benefactor.

10/19/2012

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Judge: District Must Allow School Conversion

A San Bernardino County school district must immediately comply with a previous court order allowing a parents group to convert a failing elementary school into a charter, a Superior Court judge ruled Friday in a case is seen as an important test of California’s “parent trigger” law.

10/12/2012

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Lakers Fans Out Of Luck…Unless They’re With Time Warner Cable

Die-hard Lakers fans hoping to catch one of the pre-season exhibition games on television are out of luck—unless they’re Time Warner Cable subscribers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/09/2012

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High School 7 Days A Week? USC Launches Charter Campus

A new charter school near the USC campus opened on Tuesday in pursuit of a lofty academic goal: a 100 percent graduation rate.

09/04/2012

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LAUSD Votes To Revoke Charter At Birmingham Community High School

The Los Angeles Board of Education voted Tuesday to begin the process of revoking the three-year-old charter of Birmingham Community Charter High School.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/02/2012

Some of the proud members of the Grenada Hills Charter High School academic decathlon team as they arrive back home Sunday night. (credit: CBS)

Granada Hills School Wins State Academic Decathlon 2nd Consecutive Year

A team from Granada Hills Charter High School has won the state’s academic decathlon for the second consecutive year.

03/18/2012

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LAUSD Teachers Split On Future Of Charter Schools

Teachers across the Southland are divided in a vote on a pair of labor contracts for Los Angeles Unified school district.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/12/2011

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Charter Schools Face Possible Shutdown Over Link To Cheating Scandal

A Southland charter school operator that was brought in to clean house after a local cheating scandal may be shut down over a scandal of its own.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/13/2011

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Andre Agassi Launches Charter School Building Fund

Former tennis champion Andre Agassi and a real estate venture capital firm have teamed up to form an investment fund to finance buildings for charter schools.

06/02/2011

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SoCal Charter School Still In Race For Obama Speech

High Tech High International is among three schools left in the running for a commencement speech from President Obama.

05/03/2011

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