RA Listed as the #1 Pennsylvania K-12 Charter School

RA Listed as the #1 Pennsylvania K-12 Charter School
Posted on 12/15/2014
This is the image for the news article titled RA Listed as the #1 Pennsylvania K-12 Charter SchoolPHOENIXVILLE, PA --- The Renaissance Academy Charter recently announced that the 2013-2014 Pennsylvania School Performance Profile scores have been released publicly by the PA Department of Education. Gina Guarino Buli, CEO of Renaissance Academy was proud to release the school’s outstanding score on Pennsylvania's School Performance Profile, a newly developed tool to provide comparative data on all public schools in PA. With a score of 92.5, Renaissance Academy has the highest score of any K-12 charter school in the state. Additionally, Renaissance Academy is in the top 90th percentile of all public schools in Pennsylvania.

The School Performance Profile academic performance score is based not only on state assessment performance but many other factors that signal student achievement. A student growth factor measures changes in student achievement levels on state assessments. Also measured are graduation and attendance rates, degree of rigorous course offerings at the secondary level, and college ready benchmarks.

About her school’s continued success, Mrs. Guarino Buli, CEO said, “This is a testament to the consistent efforts and high expectations of the students, staff, and entire community of the Renaissance Academy. We look forward to sharing our success and best practices with others in the Commonwealth.”
Established in 1999, Renaissance Academy is a K-12, award-winning, tuition-free, college prep charter school located in Phoenixville, PA. Renaissance Academy was also named as a 2013 Newsweek Best High School in America. For more information on the school visit their website at www.rak12.org.
More information about the Pennsylvania’s School Performance Profile can be found on the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s website at www.paschoolperformance.org.
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