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The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Stephen L. DiNatale

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To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
Court assembled:

The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act relative to regional charter schools.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Stephen L. DiNatale

3rd Worcester

Danielle W. Gregoire

4th Middlesex

Dennis A. Rosa

4th Worcester

Steven Ultrino

33rd Middlesex


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By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Stephen L. DiNatale and others relative to the state assessment system for regional charter schools.  Education.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Eighty-Ninth General Court
(2015-2016)

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An Act relative to regional charter schools.

 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
 

The second subparagraph of paragraph (2) of subsection (i) of section 89 of chapter 71 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2014 Official Edition, is hereby amended by adding the following sentence:-

An application for a regional charter school to be located in a region where student performance on the statewide assessment system, when taken in the aggregate for all districts to be included in the region, is in the lowest 10 per cent statewide in the 2 years preceding the charter application shall not be approved unless the regional charter school shall be physically located in a district within the region where such performance is in the lowest 10 per cent statewide in the 2 years preceding the charter application.