Alan Rowe College Prep Prepares For Grand Opening

ELK GROVE – With the start of school just days away, teachers and staff of a local charter school system took the opportunity to do some last-minute homework. Key educators and support staffers from throughout the Fortune Charter School System all gathered at its Sacramento headquarters last week for a summer symposium focused on professional […]

MARGARET FORTUNE: Keeping the Honor in Honor Roll

OPINION – With all the news about Black students being suspended, you might get the impression that there is something inherent in our kids keeping them on the naughty list. But, as a school principal, I know first-hand that’s not true. My biggest leverage with my students (90 percent of whom are African American) is […]

New Charter School Opens: William H. Lee College Preparatory Academy

SACRAMENTO – After a major enrollment push, the Fortune School of Education is poised to open the doors to its second area charter school, William H. Lee College Preparatory Academy, on September 5. The school is named after Dr. William H. Lee, publisher of The Sacramento OBSERVER. “This is an incredible honor,” Dr. Lee said. […]