03 March

Board OKs Charter School

By Shelley Widhalm, Reporter-Herald Staff Writer ‘Legally obligated’ to approve application because it meets state criteria The founders of Loveland Classical Schools can open their new school this fall, the school board decided Wednesday, but for grades K-9 only, not …

03 March

Board of Education Approves Charter School

By Carl McCutchen, Loveland Connection Staff Writer Loveland Classical Schools will get its chance after all. After the proposed charter school’s initial application was remanded back to Thompson School District last month by the Colorado Department of Education, the school …

02 March

Charter Waits to Hear Future

By Shelley Widhalm, Reporter-Herald Staff Writer Board to re-examine Loveland Classical Schools’ application The founders of Loveland Classical Schools have a principal hired, but they won’t be announcing who will lead the K-12 charter school until they get the go-ahead …

15 February

School has all Ducks in Row

By Shelley Widhalm, Reporter-Herald Staff Writer State’s queries are addressed, claim charter co-founders Two of the founders of Loveland Classical Schools already have the answers to concerns raised by the state about their proposed charter school. “We’re going to address …

14 February

Loveland Classical Schools Supported by State Board of Ed

As posted on the Charter School Solutions blog… In a 6-1 vote, the State Board of Education voted to remand the Loveland Classical School charter school appeal back to the Thompson School District for further consideration. Thompson has only one …

10 February

Board Orders Second Look at School

By Shelley Widhalm, Reporter-Herald Staff Writer Charter application remanded to district DENVER — The Colorado State Board of Education told local school officials Wednesday to take another look at Loveland Classical Schools’ request to open this fall. In a unanimous …

09 November

Charter Seeks Recourse

By Shelley Widhalm, Reporter-Herald Staff Writer Proponents appeal denied application to open Loveland Classical Schools The four founders of a proposed charter school that was denied by the Thompson District school board submitted an appeal Friday to the State Board …

08 October

Charter School Supporters Speak Up

By Shelley Widhalm, Reporter-Herald Staff Writer If Loveland Classical Schools does not become a reality, Allison Flanscha of Loveland figures that home schooling will be her second-best choice. “I believe that charter schools allow parents to make educational decisions that …

06 October

Public Input on Charter School Sought

By Shelley Widhalm, Reporter-Herald Staff Writer Residents explain why they want classical education choice The founders of a charter school and Thompson School District officials want to find out if a second such school is what the community wants. The …

03 July

Charter School Plans Coalesce

Founders to host next information meeting Thursday By Shelley Widhalm, Reporter-Herald Staff Writer More than 100 families want to send their children to a school that, at this point, is just an idea. The school, a proposed K-12 charter school …