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Tyler Classical Academy

Students Get Ready for the STAAR Test

Tyler Classical Academy students have a pep rally to prepare for the STAAR test. Read more at the Tyler Morning Telegraph.

ResponsiveEd Brings Classical Education to Underserved Families in Dallas and Mesquite

As the first week of school kicked off on August 24, Maria Elena Gomez sat with her son Juan in the school entrance at Founders Classical Academy in Mesquite watching him eat his breakfast....
Premier High School of Abilene

Premier High School Graduate Devora has Sights Set on Nursing Career

Premier High School of Abilene graduate Rafael Devora said school helped him pursue nursing. “When I’ve needed help with things, I would be able to go to the teacher and have conversations and receive as...
Responsive Education Solutions

Premier High School Provides Comanche Student with Options

When Mary Wooten-Justice enrolled at Premier High School last spring, she needed an option that would allow her to complete her senior year of high school in just three months. In May, she walked...

ResponsiveEd Gains Support in the Financial Community for its Approach to Growth

This story also appeared in the Dallas Morning News, follow link to read there. Rising up next to Interstate 35 in Corinth, Texas, is a new school building. Designed to accommodate 600 students, the new...

Texas Virtual Academy Students Log On To Start School Year

On August 24th more than 6,000 3rd through 12th grade students across Texas will log on to Texas Virtual Academy (TXVA) to greet their teachers and classmates for the 2015-2016 academic year as the school...
Responsive Education Solutions

Vista Kindergarten Teacher Takes Desks out of Classroom

Mallory Latham, Kindergarten teacher for Vista Academy℠ of Denton, noticed her students struggled to pay attention and complete their work during “desk” time and performed better during classroom activities away from their desks. She decided...
Founders Classical Academy

REVISITED: Education Watchdogs Highlight Founders Classical Academy as Example of School Choice in Action

Last January, Education Watchdogs highlighted Hillsdale College's efforts to promote classical schools through the Barney Charter School Initiative. Among the schools mentioned, the site lauded Founders Classical Academy in Leander, a ResponsiveEd school, for...

Program Gives iSchool Students a Boost in College

iSchool High Montgomery students can earn up to 60 hours of college credit while still in high school. Located on a Lone Star College campus, the high school students have access to all the...

First Graduating Class from Founders Classical Academy of Lewisville Awarded $800K in College Scholarships

Founders Classical Academy of Lewisville's first graduating class of 21 seniors was awarded college scholarships totaling more than $800,000. Read more at Education Watchdog.