Following his latest rejection, the lead petitioner of a proposed charter school in Berkeley is looking to appeal to the Berkeley Unified School District — again.
A proposal for a charter school was turned down by the Berkeley Unified School District’s Board of Education this week. The board followed with the staff recommendation at its Wednesday meeting to reject the proposal for Integrity Education Center, an earlier version of which the board denied earlier this year.
As the Berkeley Unified School District Board of Education convenes for the first time this month, the board is planning on doling out an all too familiar verdict. Soumya Karlamangla is the assistant city news editor.
Following the opening of Berkeley Unified School District’s first charter schools last month, the district held a public hearing Wednesday to gather community opinions about a proposal for a new charter school. Weiru Fang covers local schools.
In the wake of the opening of Berkeley Unified School District’s first charter school late last month, the district’s Board of Education will consider another charter school petition this week. At its meeting Wednesday, the board will review a proposal from Oakland-based Integrity Educational Center, which resubmitted a petition to