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Charter School Finds Home
Charter School Finds Home
The City on a Hill Charter School has finally announced where its New Bedford school will be located. Officials have signed a five-year lease for a building at 384 Acushnet Avenue, where Artworks was formerly housed. According to assistant Director of Development Marissa Burgess, more than 100 ninth grade students will be attending classes there, starting in August...
Mayor, Others Question City on a Hill Charter School Proposal
Mayor, Others Question City on a Hill Charter School Proposal
Mayor Jon Mitchell questioned the effectiveness the proposed City on a Hill Charter School would have on students in New Bedford. The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education held a hearing in the city Thursday night, and listened to the opinions of officials and concerned residents regarding the Boston-based charter school's proposal to locate in New Bedford...