Published On: Fri, Mar 26th, 2010

Advisory Board, City Council, back plan to change Boca High to charter school

By Dale M. King

BOCA RATON – City and local school officials have agreed to move forward with a plan to make Boca Raton High School a charter school, which would take it out of the Palm Beach County School District and put it under the management of a nonprofit corporation.

Boca Raton High School



But the School District will have the final say in the matter.  And Fred Schwartz, chairman of a feasibility committee that has been studying the concept, said “the district is opposed to it.  The district will probably find a reason not to approve it.”

But he did say an appeals process exists, and noted that every legitimate charter appeal made to date has been approved.

The conversion of Boca High – which would be more of a fiscal and administrative change…..


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