Alta Vista Community Charter School

Famed artist pops up in local charter school

Auburn local and renowned pop-up book artist David Carter visited Alta Vista Community Charter School Tuesday to read, inspire and share some of his creations with students. The s ...

Kid cook stirs up support for new kitchen at Alta Vista

Many grade school cafeterias are ill-equipped – and not renowned – for quality cuisine, but to 10-year-old Mason Partak, that’s no excuse. As a fourth-grader at ...

Auburn area schools vary on holiday approach

When it comes to the holidays, religion and schools can be a sensitive subject for administrator to navigate. In Auburn, two charter schools symbolize the stark contrast with which ...

New Alta Vista Charter School has a handle on education

When asked by his principal what he likes best about Alta Vista Community Charter School, TJ Nevarez, 10, responds with a high-five and a simple statement - "hands-on learning." T ...

Another View: Auburn's charter schools provide quality, alternative education choices

It seems ?charter? has become Auburn?s buzzword of the year. For school districts like the Auburn Union School District, a charter school provides additional funding possibilities, ...

Alta Vista Charter approved by board

The Auburn Union School District Board of Trustees voted to move forward with its plans to open a charter school at the former site of Alta Vista School Wednesday night, providing ...