Latest PA Cyber Charter School Stories

2014-06-06 12:27:01

PITTSBURGH, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School will graduate 1,400 members of the Class of 2014 in three commencement exercises across the commonwealth, announced CEO Dr. Michael J. Conti. Graduation ceremonies are set for 11 a.m. this Saturday, June 7, in Pittsburgh's Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 14, in Philadelphia's Kimmel Center, and 2 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at The Forum in the State Capitol Complex in...

2010-10-18 10:07:00

20 Colleges coming to first PA Cyber college fair in Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As more and more seniors are graduating from cyber charter schools, colleges and universities show an increased interest in recruiting them, according to a PA Cyber Charter School guidance counselor who is coordinating the first college fair the online school has ever hosted at its Philadelphia office. With 2,800 juniors and seniors among its nearly 10,000 students - and SAT...

2010-07-20 23:01:00

High school program believed unique in nation MIDLAND, Pa., July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- High school students anywhere in Pennsylvania will be able to get an early start on a career in sports media and broadcasting in a new program being offered this year by the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School. The Ellis Cannon Academy of Sports Media and Broadcasting is a two-semester program to be taught by the veteran sports broadcaster himself in real time as a Virtual Classroom course. It is...

2010-04-29 12:07:00

MIDLAND, Pa., April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cyber charter school - is there an app for that? "The iPad may prove to be a useful tool to put in the hands of cyber school students," said Dr. Nick Trombetta, CEO and founder of the 9,000-student Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School. Dr. Trombetta attended the Apple Education Leadership Summit 2010 in Dallas, Texas, April 21-23. "We attended the summit to begin a conversation with Apple about educational uses for the iPad," said Dr....

2009-12-03 10:23:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PA Cyber Charter School is a prime example of the educational innovation intended when the state charter school law was passed in 1997, said State Sen. Jeffrey E. Piccola. Piccola (R-Dauphin) cut the ribbon for PA Cyber's new Harrisburg Support Center in the TecPort Business Center Dec. 2. The school moved into new, larger offices in response to enrollment growth. The center serves PA Cyber students in central Pennsylvania- about 800 of...

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