Metro school board approves four new charters for 2014-15 year

KIPP Elementary, Academy of Computer Science, Rocketship and Valor Collegiate were all approved More
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Case of Boys Prep shows charter schools face same startup challenges

Facilities problems, board turmoil, high attrition — just a taste of what can go wrong with first-year charter More

Metro school board braces for review of 6 new charter schools

Charters have become something of a sore spot for school board, which caught flack for rejecting Great Hearts   More

Smithson-Craighead, parents sue MNPS to prevent charter school from closing

Suit claims school's closure would be unjust, students would lead to 'lesser quality' educational experience More

Six Metro schools identified for potential state ASD intervention

The state's Achievement School District has contracted a handful of charter organizations to eventually take the reins at some of these schools. More

Great Hearts makes charter case to state; decision expected next week

In a letter, Mayor Dean urges state board to overturn Metro school board denial of Great Hearts' application More

Metro school board becomes arena for political class, biz execs

Nashville school board candidate suddenly equals state lawmaker, council member as cash target More

School board rejects Great Hearts, approves KIPP and Purpose Prep

Veteran board member Ed Kindall raises concerns of resegregation during heated discussion More

Letter to the Editor: An open letter to Alan Coverstone

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Metro Schools recommends denial of Great Hearts' amended charter application

On Monday, MNPS Office of Innovation recommended approval of KIPP Nashville and Purpose Preparatory Academy More
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