Comments for: Charter school debate flares back up in Portland as Baxter Academy begins accepting applications

Posted Jan. 02, 2013, at 5:04 p.m.

PORTLAND | Portland’s first public charter school began accepting applications Tuesday, providing the institution with another milestone in its long march to a Sept. 3 opening. The city’s mayor, however, maintained his vocal opposition to the school, saying it will siphon dollars away from established public high schools in …

Guidelines for posting on

The Bangor Daily News encourages comments about stories, but you must follow our terms of service.

  1. Keep it civil and stay on topic
  2. No vulgarity, racial slurs, name-calling or personal attacks.
  3. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked.
The primary rule here is pretty simple: Treat others with the same respect you'd want for yourself. Here are some guidelines (see more):

Similar Articles