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Chavez Schools Soar in DC Charter School Ratings

School Quality Report scores increase at all four middle and high schools focused on college readiness and public policy; Chavez Parkside High School approaches Tier 1 status Just-released ratings of the District of Columbia’s charter schools show across-the-board improvement at all four campuses of the Cesar Chavez Public Charter Schools for Public Policy, fueled by…
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Re: the Administration’s Recent Decisions on Eliminating TPS

The Honorable Kirstjen M. Nielsen Secretary of Homeland Security Washington, D.C. 20528 January 12, 2018 Dear Secretary Nielsen, We are saddened by your administration’s decision to end Temporary Protected Status for about 200,000 people from El Salvador and strongly condemn this action. We respectfully ask you to reconsider this decision and think about its impact on…
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DC Public Charter School Board’s 20-Year Review of Chavez Schools

The DC Public Charter Schools Board’s 20-year review of Chavez Schools’ charter coincides with both an important anniversary for our network of four schools and a period of aggressive improvement. We are disappointed that on Dec. 18 the Board voted 4-2 to follow its staff’s recommendations and close Parkside Middle School beginning in June 2018.…
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