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Tag: American Indian Charter Schools

June 7, 2013 | 8:29 am

Oakland American Indian Charter Schools Granted Reprieve

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An Alameda County judge says three top-ranked charter schools in Oakland may stay in business, for now, as they fight accusations of mismanagement. On March 20, the Oakland Unified school board voted 4-3 to revoke their charters, after finding the schools had not done enough to correct past financial problems. Yesterday’s ruling allows the American […]

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April 15, 2013 | 11:38 am

High-Performing American Indian Charter Schools Struggle for Survival

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Sometimes success is not enough. Students at the American Indian Model Schools have consistently outperformed most of their peers nationwide. But on Sunday night parents and board members were groping for a way to keep the schools’ doors open. The Oakland school board voted on March 20 to revoke the schools’ charter at the end […]

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