Early Dates To Know For The Start Of 2017-2018

Teachers Report August 21 Students Report August 28 Students Last Day June 14 Staff Last Day June 15 Parent/Teacher Conferences August 24, October 20 Vacation Days Labor Day Professional Development Veteran’s Day Thanksgiving Winter Break Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Read More …

Special Education

Manchester Academic Charter School is responsible for locating, identifying and educating children who are in need of special education programming. Each year, Pennsylvania school districts are required to publish the Annual Public and Parent Notice. Click here for the Annual Read More …

R.O.S.O.

Reading Out of School Often (R.O.S.O.) is a system to improve reading capability and long term academic achievement by increasing the amount of reading students do out of school. Beyond increasing amount of reading, the other goals are to have students get Read More …

Middle States Accreditation

Since September 2013, the administration, faculty, staff, students and a group of stakeholders of MACS have been preparing for the re-accreditation from the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The Middle States organization is an independent evaluator designed to Read More …

In the Media

View some of the latest news and other media information about the Manchester Academic Charter School. Tom Ridge celebrates Pennsylvania’s 20-year-old charter school law – 6/19/2017 Charter Schools Were Supposed To Share Innovation, That Didn’t Happen – 6/13/2017 Great Charter Video Read More …

Staff

Members of the staff can be directly emailed by clicking on the name of the staff person you want to reach. Administrative Vasilios Scoumis – Chief Executive Officer Dennis Henderson – Deputy Chief Executive Officer Phylissa Thomas – Middle School Principal Read More …

OUR MISSION

We foster the dreams of all children by providing an outstanding and dynamic education in a nurturing environment. Our Vision: We will continue to be an educational center of excellence and become a community pillar of support where students excel, Read More …

ABOUT MACS

The Manchester Academic Charter School has operated as an independent charter school since 1998, with strong roots in the Manchester community reaching back over 40 years. School founders Dr. Betty and Rev. James Robinson established the Manchester Youth Development Center Read More …