S&P Lifts Colorado Charter School From CreditWatch

Albanese, Elizabeth
October 2002
Bond Buyer;10/23/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31497, p36
Trade Publication
Reports that Standards and Poor's on 22, October 2002 removed a Colorado Charter schools from Credit Watch and reaffirmed its triple B-minus rating in response to the local district decision to the school's probationary status. Financial and accounting procedures of Jefferson Academy, Denver Colorado.


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