UPDATED INFORMATION: The Board of Education of The School District of Philadelphia shall hold public hearings pursuant to the Charter School Law on the proposed nonrenewals of the Charters of Olney Charter High School and John B. Stetson Charter School.  The hearings will be held on March 12, 13, 15, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27 and 29, 2019, as needed, at the Education Center, 440 N. Broad Street commencing each day at 9:30 a.m. Any additional hearing dates will be posted on the School District’s website. Call the Office of the Board of Education for the latest information (215) 400-4010.

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Applications are Open for the Board of Education’s Parent and Community Advisory Council

PHILADELPHIA — The Board of Education is now accepting applications for it’s Parent and Community Advisory Council. The Advisory Council will provide input and guidance to the Board by communicating the interest and concerns of Philadelphia public school parents and community members. The Council will work together to develop plans that produce real results and…

Board of Education’s First Finance and Facilities Committee Meeting Concludes

Board of Education’s First Finance and Facilities Committee Meeting Concludes

This morning the Board of Education held its first Finance and Facilities Committee Meeting at 440 N. Broad Street. The Board introduced its committee structure at its first meeting on July 9 and adopted the structure at the August 16 meeting. For more information on each committee, please visit the Board of Education website. “We…

Board of Education Announces Committee Appointments

The Board of  Education announced today which members will serve on the Board’s proposed committees. The Board introduced the proposed committee structure at its public meeting on July 9, and during the meeting Board members expressed their interest in serving as a member or chair of the committees. Board President Joyce Wilkerson made the appointments,…