Rocketship in the News

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

'QueenHype' After-School Program Empowers Girls Through Art and Activism

Rocketship Discovery Prep's LaToya Fernandez represents California in EdSurge’s 50 state project, reflecting on her experience founding QueenHype, an empowerment club that acts as a safe space for girls to confront their insecurities and establish a strong sense of self-love and purpose.

Friday, March 31, 2017

Concord: Rocketship to Move to Former Glenbrook school

After months of accusations that the Mt. Diablo school district was discriminating against its students and denying them equal access to public school facilities, Rocketship Futuro Academy charter school will finally be moving to a different campus with plenty of room to grow.

Monday, March 13, 2017

The Accidental Educator

UNC Alumni Magazine writes a story on Rocketship's Co-founder and CEO Preston Smith and his restless energy towards eliminating the achievement gap with Rocketship's innovative educational philosophy.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

MPS approves new calendar, more Montessori, Rocketship

The Milwaukee School Board panel has approved the concept of overseeing two charter schools run by Rocketship Education, a California-based charter-management organization that entered the Milwaukee market in 2013.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

De Viaje a Clases

Univision covers a Spanish language story on the Dyson family, a Rocketship Si Se Puede family who commutes daily from Gilroy.

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