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NEW VIDEO: Charter and District Schools Collaborate

Every Day, Charter and District Schools Collaborate to Best Serve NYC Students

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The Bronx Celebrates Charter Schools

Congratulations to all Bronx charter school educators. The Charter Center, along with Council Member, Ritchie Torres, thank charter schools for their incredible work for the last 20 years!

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#ParentsNeedtoKnow

NYC parents, stand up for your right to know about ALL education options available! We are calling on Mayor de Blasio to allow parents to make the most informed choices for their families.

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The Collaborative for Inclusive Education

The NYC Special Education Collaborative has a new name! It has expanded programming to encompass educational equity and inclusion.

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Lift the Cap!

Lift the cap now! School leaders, parents and teachers call for a NYC charter school cap lift in Albany.

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20 Years of Charters

Charter schools have revolutionized New York City’s educational landscape. To celebrate 20 years of service, hear from the students, educators and community leaders who make it all possible.

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The New York City Charter School Center

helps new charter schools get started, supports existing schools and builds community support so that highly effective schools can flourish.
235

charter schools in NYC

52700

students on charter school wait lists

81%

of charter school students are economically disadvantaged

  • 20 Years of Charters in NY
123,000

charter school students in all 5 boroughs