Jennifer graduated from Pivot Charter School in June, 2015. She attended Pivot for three years. Jennifer’s family was looking for homeschooling support for Jennifer and her sister. They moved around quite a bit, so homeschooling was a better option for their family than traditional school. When they visited Pivot, they knew it was the right […]
At Pivot, we call our teachers Educational Coordinators, or EC’s. That’s because they work tirelessly to lay out an educational path for each student and keep their students on that path throughout the year. Our EC’s use the full resources of Pivot to meet the educational needs of our students. Has your son fallen behind […]
In an effort to create a more challenging, robust, stimulating and interesting educational environment, Pivot Charter School is initiating several new programs in the 2016-2017 school year. Pivot is excited to bring these new and invigorating nontraditional enterprises to our students. Project Based Learning Project Based Learning will be implemented to either replace or supplement […]
Susan adopted her daughter Yessie at age 12 out of the foster care system. Yessie had been bounced around to a number of different homes and was in need of a more permanent situation. So Susan, having no parental experience whatsoever, took her in and gave her a stable home life, something she desperately needed. […]
Meet Nathan, a 6th grader at Pivot North Valley. This is Nathan’s first year at Pivot, as his family moved to the Chico area last summer. Nathan is passionate about animals and music, and he also enjoys reading. Nathan has a big heart and loves taking care of animals. His cat Leo has been a […]
Choice matters. It is a cornerstone of the founding principles of our country. Choice also drives our business world, creating competition and forcing innovation. Choice is forcing a revolution in the education of your child with the introduction of charter schools. As a parent, you now have more educational options than ever. The first charter […]
Field trips are an important and valuable part of the educational experience. It’s a chance for students to interact with one another outside the resource center and learn about new things. Our teachers are working hard to make sure every field trip is a fun and valuable learning experience. This year, we hosted a back […]
Our 3rd Annual Back to School BBQ was held on Friday, September 18th from 11am – 1pm at Wildwood Park in Chico. Students and staff played games and just got to know one another.
On Wednesday, September 2, 2015, our students and teachers came back to school. We are excited for the new school year, and looking forward to many fun and educational experiences. We can’t wait to share what we are learning and doing with you, so tune in for updates here!