Washington, D.C. A new national survey of parents with school-age children released today shows that 78 percent of parents support having a charter public school open in their neighborhood, with 73 percent in support of more charter schools opening nationwide.
More Than One-Third of Nations Top 100 High Schools Are Charter Schools According to U.S. News and World Report
More than one-third of the nations top 100 high schools (34 schools) are charter public schools, according to the U.S. News and World Report.
Nearly one in three of the top 100 schools on the Washington Posts annual list of America's Most Challenging High Schools are charter public schools.
Nina Rees released the following statement upon the announcement that SB 6194 will become law in Washington State.
New National Alliance Report Shows How States and Cities Can Attract High-Quality Charter Management Organizations
A new report details the conditions that CMOs seek in a community before deciding to expand there.
Washington, D.C. Nina Rees, president and CEO of the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, released the following statement in response to Washington state's House passage of charter school bill, SB 6194:
Washington, D.C. Today, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools released the latest report evaluating the health of the charter public school movement in key states across the country.
WASHINGTON, D.C. Today, President Obama unveiled his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2017, which includes $350 million for the Charter Schools Program a 5 percent increase over the $333 million included in the FY2016 Consolidated Appropriations Act.
Enrollment in charter schools has grown by 250,000 students in the 2015-16 school year.
Poll: Virginian Voters Overwhelmingly Want More Charter Public Schools in State, Will Support a Constitutional Amendment
A new poll shows that support for more charter schools is high among Virginia voters.