Founder of Harlem-born network of charter schools is going to prison
Seth Andrew helped launch highly regarded Democracy Prep Public Schools, then stole from it.
Jul 29, 8:11 PM
Former Obama Advisor Stole $218K From Charter Schools To Receive A Better Mortgage Rate, Feds Say
Seth Andrew was filmed wearing a distinctive yellow Democracy Prep baseball cap at the bank when he went to withdraw the funds, investigators noted.
Apr 27, 2021 3:55 PM
NYC Charter Schools Report Increase In Enrollment As Public Schools Lose Students
The 267 public charter schools in the city have reported a 7% increase in enrollment this year, or an increase of nearly 10,000 students.
Feb 2, 2021 3:57 PM
Success Academy Blames City For Not Allowing Access To School Buildings By August 4th
Governor Andrew Cuomo has to approve the reopening plans for all schools in the state, including charters.
Jul 21, 2020 5:20 PM
Parents & Pro-Charter Advocates Sue NYC Over Violence In Schools
The City has countered that violence is actually declining.
Updated: Apr 8, 2016 1:40 PM
P. Diddy Is Opening A Charter School In Harlem
It will have a swimming pool.
Updated: Mar 30, 2016 9:43 AM
"Horndog High" Teacher Hired, Then Fired By Unsuspecting NJ School
The head of the Hackensack charter school said he learned about the accusations in the Sunday paper.
Updated: Jul 7, 2015 1:42 PM
De Blasio Doesn't Totally Hate Charter Schools, Okay?
Only 6% of NYC public school students go to charters.
Updated: Mar 24, 2014 10:30 AM
Charter School Combats Gangs With "Safety Knights"
Actual "safety knight" not pictured Territorial gang warfare in Harlem has
Updated: Mar 10, 2011 4:18 PM
Wait, City Votes To
So this is unexpected: a vote to close Brooklyn's PS 114
Updated: Mar 1, 2011 2:31 PM
Charter School For Pregnant Girls, Teen Parents Proposed
A group has submitted a proposal for a charter high school
Updated: Feb 24, 2011 10:26 AM
Charter School Protest Shoots Itself In The Foot
By now, it's quite clear that the battle over charter schools
Updated: Jan 22, 2011 5:22 PM
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