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National Alliance Statement on 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling on Charter Schools

On August 9, 2021, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals included in a ruling that charter schools should not be considered “state actors,” and are therefore not subject to the Equal Protection Clause.

In Major Victory for Public Education, Washington State Supreme Court Rules Charter Schools Constitutional

In a historic ruling for public education in Washington, the state’s Supreme Court today ruled in El Centro de la Raza vs. Washington that public charter schools are constitutional, upholding their place in the public education system and ensuring current and future charter school students will have access to a high-quality public education.