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The Phoenix Charter Academy Network manages a growing portfolio of free, open-enrollment, college preparatory public high schools in Massachusetts. Here’s what’s happening.

Dec 15 2016

Phoenix Academy celebrates 11 graduates

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HAVERHILL — The 11 graduates of Phoenix Academy Lawrence Class of 2016 walked across the stage at Northern Essex Community College's Haverhill campus Thursday afternoon. Phoenix Academy is an alternative high school option within the district that accepts students who struggled in a traditional school system. Phoenix serves a diverse... Read More »

Dec 15 2016

Phoenix Academy students showed that yes you can

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Lawrence, MA – Ambar Alcántara, Germarie García y Janesa Rapaglia- Santos no son estudiantes tradicionales, pero recibieron sus diplomas de la escuela superior después de obtener una segunda oportunidad en la Academia Phoenix. García no sabía suficiente inglés cuando se mudó de Puerto Rico a Lawrence; Alcántara y Rapaglia-Santos, ambas... Read More »

Dec 15 2016

CBS News covers Phoenix Chelsea graduation

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It’s a special high school graduation for two young women who never thought they’d make that triumphant walk to accept a diploma. The accomplishment is thanks to their extremely hard work, and a special school that not only cares for them, but for their children as well. Twenty-one students are... Read More »

Dec 15 2016

The Pioneer Institute publishes white paper examining how “How Phoenix Academies Transform Potential High School Dropouts into College Grads”

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BOSTON – A network of three Massachusetts public schools is using “relentless support” to help at-risk students not only graduate from high school, but also succeed in college, according to a new study published by Pioneer Institute. In Massachusetts Charter Public Schools: Best Practices from the Phoenix Charter Academies, author... Read More »

Nov 16 2016

Phoenix announces Phoenix Gala 2016

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Phoenix is excited to share that after two wonderful years at Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology, we are moving our annual gala to The Innovation and Design Building on Drydock Avenue in South Boston. As leaders in the education reform movement, we can't think of a better place to celebrate... Read More »

Oct 28 2016

Phoenix 2016 graduates featured on NECN’s The Take

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Phoenix Charter Academy graduates Gisma Ahmad and Destiny Morton, alongside Amy Ciaraldi, child care director at the school in Lawrence, Massachusetts, tell Sue O'Connell how important their charter school is to them. Furthering their education, Destiny is going to Brandeis and Gisma is going to Benjamin Franklin Institute of technology.... Read More »