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 …

Parent/Student Handbooks

Instructions: Please review the Parent/Student Handbooks, then complete the Acknowledgement Form below or feel free to download the PDF file to print and turn in hard copies of pages 37 & 38. Elementary Handbook Middle School Handbook Uniform Policy

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 …

Press Releases

Charter School Collaboration Press Release – January 30, 2017 Schnader Receives Pennsylvania Youth Court Champion Award – May 5, 2015 Students Shine In Regional STEM Competitions – May 5, 2012 A+ Schools corrects error in 2011 Report to the Community on Read More …

In the Media

View some of the latest news and other media information about the Manchester Academic Charter School. Great Charter Video – Apr 27, 2017 Young Scientists Make a Splash at Inclusive Innovation Week – April 12, 2017 Lightning-struck Allegheny Carnegie Library could 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 – Project Based Learning Director Tracy Carr – Special Education Read More …

Our Educational Philosophy

At MACS, education is our first priority. We believe that every child can succeed in the classroom and in life, and work hard to ensure that all of our students receive a strong educational foundation. Rigorous academics. The MACS curriculum Read More …

Early Dates To Know For The Start Of 2016-2017

Thursday, August 18th – Teachers and staff return. Thursday, August 25th – Parent/Teacher Conferences. 11am-7pm Friday, August 26th – Parent/Teacher Conferences. 10pm-6pm Monday, August 29th – Students first day of school. Monday, September 5th – MACS will be closed for Labor Day. Monday, September 12th – MYDC After School Program Read More …