Jul 28, 2014

New K-8 Charter School Option for Marin Families

New K-8 Charter School Option for Marin Families

Pivot Charter School, North Bay, an accredited, public charter school, will hold an informational meeting to gauge parental interest in a new charter school program located in Novato, which would offer an innovative educational choice for elementary and middle school aged children. The meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 11th at the Best Western Novato Oaks Inn located at 215 Alameda del Prado in Novato.  Spanish translation will be available.

Pivot Charter School, North Bay is proposing a new independent study resource center opening in Novato for the 2014-2015 school year. This elementary and middle school program would be free and open to any interested North Bay family and will feature:

    • Core Knowledge, a rigorous, detailed and sequential curriculum that is aligned with Common Core State Standards


    • A “blended learning” or “flipped” classroom model that allows teachers to focus on individual student needs and achievement


      • Common school-wide instruction allowing students to learn at their ability level vs. grade level


        • High academic and behavioral expectations, with a focus on global studies

        • Caring teachers

        For more information, interested parents are encouraged to attend the public meeting on February 11th, visit www.pivotnorthbay.com/community-meeting-k-8-public-charter-school-optionor call 530-550-7616.

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