Two Concept Schools Firsts! MIT Graduate and University of Chicago Full-Ride

HSA-Columbus 2009 alumnus Dorma Flemister graduated from MIT on June 6, 2014 This school year marked two historic firsts for the Concept Schools network—which includes 30 schools in 6 Midwest states and which began in 1999—and both are from Horizon Science Academy Columbus, a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. We could not be prouder of […]

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Charter Schools: One Way to Close the Educational Achievement Gap

Diversity is not an aspirational concept; it is America. As the American population and workforce become increasingly more diverse, we can’t afford to ignore the wide achievement gap that exists between students from African American and Latino backgrounds and white students. Startling Statistics The latest ACT scores show that: College-ready in math:          […]

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All Students Deserve a Better Education

A hot-topic debate in countries  throughout the world is over educating the up and coming youth. The United States is known for having some of the best institutions of higher learning, but also for routinely setting the bar low for K-12 education. Many parents have become frustrated by the terrible spending policies in public school […]

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