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Show Your Support for SW Charter at the Arts Oversight Committee Meeting at City Hall ~ Tuesday, February 17

Fired up about this art tax situation? We are trying to pull a group of Southwest Charter School and The Ivy School supporters together to attend the Art Oversight Committee meeting on Tuesday, February 17, at 5:00 p.m. at City … Continue reading

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Editorial from The Oregonian on Why Portland Should Restore Arts-Tax Funds to Two Schools

Here’s an excerpt from The Oregonian Editorial Board from February 7, 2015: If ever there was a campaign that relied on a “do it for the kids” message, it was the effort to sell the arts tax┬áto Portland voters. For … Continue reading

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Article in Willamette Week Discusses How SWCS & Ivy Charter Have Been Cut from Receiving City Art Tax Funds

On December 31, 2014, an article in the Willamette Week discussed how the city of Portland has cut Southwest Charter School and Ivy Charter School out of receiving arts-tax money. Here’s an excerpt from the article: Portland voters approved the … Continue reading

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