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November 7, 2018

School on the Move Prize Winner Featured in East Boston Times

The November 7, 2018 East Boston Times article by John Lynds, “Well Deserved Honor:Donald McKay Becomes First Eastie School to Win Prestigious Thomas W. Payzant School on the Move Prize”, highlights the strength of the school community of the 2018 School on the Move Prize Winner, the Donald McKay K-8 School. From the...

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October 31, 2018

School on the Move Prize Winner Featured in The Boston Globe

The October 31, 2018 Boston Globe article by Jackson Cote, “East Boston school honored with Payzant prize for academic achievement”, overviews the rapid progress of the 2018 School on the Move Prize Winner, the Donald McKay K-8 School. From the article: Six years ago, the Donald McKay K-8 School in East Boston was ranked in the...

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October 31, 2018

School on the Move Prize Winner Featured in WBUR Edify

The October 31, 2018 WBUR Edify article by Kathleen McNerney, “East Boston Elementary School Awarded $100,000 Prize For Academic Achievement”, highlights the improvement story and foundation of community of the 2018 School on the Move Prize Winner, the Donald McKay K-8 School. From the article: Principal Jordan Weymer said...

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July 17, 2018

Laura Perille walked unusual path to interim superintendent

The July 16, 2018 Boston Globe article, “Laura Perille walked unusual path to interim superintendent”, profiles former EdVestors CEO, Laura Perille, and describes her appointment to Interim Superintendent of Boston Public Schools by Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Boston School Committee. From the article: [E]ducators who have...

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July 11, 2018

4 JP Public Schools to Benefit from $450K in Arts Expansion Grants

The July 10, 2018 Jamaica Plain News article, “4 JP Public Schools to Benefit from $450K in Arts Expansion Grants", highlights the BPS Arts Expansion grant funding to four JP Public Schools. In total, over $450,000 in grants were provided to Boston Public Schools for arts instruction. From the article: The Hennigan K-8 School,...

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