Massachusetts Schools

MA among school grant winners

  Massachusetts, after a series of recent steps to improve low-performing schools, has been awarded $250 million of the Obama administration’s Race to the Top education grants to help states with innovations.


Bay State a finalist for Race to the Top funding

Massachusetts has been named a finalist for the Obama administration’s grant competition to encourage states to revamp their education systems.


MA schools to get $58-million in funding

Senator John Kerry announced Monday that Massachusetts will receive more than $58-million in federal funding to help turn around the state’s persistently lowest achieving schools.