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Mass. investigating a charter school

Springfield facility’s leap in MCAS scores preceded allegations

This is not the first time a state agency has investigated the Robert M. Hughes Academy in Springfield. Four years ago, the state auditor discovered financial mismanagement issues. This is not the first time a state agency has investigated the Robert M. Hughes Academy in Springfield. Four years ago, the state auditor discovered financial mismanagement issues. (Gretchen Ertl for The Boston Globe)
By James Vaznis
Globe Staff / November 25, 2009

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By any standard, the rise was meteoric. The Robert M. Hughes Academy’s math scores this spring improved at the fastest pace in the state, with English scores not far behind. (Full article: 1112 words)

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