CWC charter finds yet another new home, at least for a year
* UPDATED Citizens of the World Mar Vista has a new new home. The charter school, which was forced to move from its co-location site at Stoner Elementary School after a tumultuous year, has turned down LA Unified’s most recent offer for classroom space and is moving onto a Catholic school campus. CWC finalized a...
By Vanessa Romo | July 23, 2014
Westside charter school finally finds a new home, or two
The long, bitter saga of a westside charter’s move to a new home after an unpleasant year at Stoner Elementary School has finally ended. Officials representing Citizens of the World Mar Vista said yesterday they have accepted an offer from LA Unified to relocate on the campuses of two Westchester elementary schools about 1.4 miles...
By Vanessa Romo | June 13, 2014
By missing deadline, CWC charter sent looking for new home
While officials of Citizens of the World Mar Vista said last week they were blindsided to learn they would not be returning to their shared campus at Stoner Avenue Elementary, LA Unified said today CWC was notified nearly a month earlier that it could remain at the site if the school wanted to stay. It...
By Vanessa Romo | May 27, 2014
Mar Vista charter school meets with neighbors to ease tensions
They came. They ate. They talked. And they came up with a few ideas they say might work. Four people from Citizens of the World Charter School (CWC) and four of its neighbors shared a meal at the school last night and discussed the traffic and parking problems that have angered local residents, causing friction...
By Michael Janofsky | May 16, 2014