BROWSE STATES

California Charter Schools

1,275 Charter Schools
630,300 Students in Charter Schools
1992 Year Legislation Passed

State Resources

How to Recruit High-Performing Charter Management Organizations to a New Region ReportsCalifornia Charter School Association29 Mar, 2016 How to Recruit High-Performing Charter Management Organizations to a New Region: Results from the 2015 CMO Survey is designed to help policymakers and community leaders around the… Read more
Case Study: Camino Nuevo's Kayne Siart Campus 18 Mar, 2016 Grades Served: K-8th Number of Students: 492 % of Hispanic/Latino Students: 98% % of African-American Students: 1% % of Other Students: 1% % of English Language Learners: 44% % of… Read more
Success for English Learners in Charter Schools ReportsMatt Taylor; California Charter Schools Association01 Jul, 2015 This study explores trends in English Learner (EL) student enrollments and academic outcomes in California’s charter schools. Our data analyses included the use of publicly… Read more
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An Analysis of the Charter School Facility Landscape in California ReportsThe National Charter School Resource Center, the Colorado League of Charter Schools, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, and the California Charter Schools Association20 Apr, 2015 The National Charter School Resource Center (“Resource Center”), the Colorado League of Charter Schools (“League”), the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (Alliance) and… Read more
Special Education in California Charter Schools: All Students Welcome ReportsCalifornia Charter Schools Association15 Apr, 2015 Charter public schools are often criticized for serving fewer students with disabilities than traditional public schools. Opponents often assume that this is due to charters… Read more
How to Start a Charter School in California ToolkitsCalifornia Charter Schools Association18 Feb, 2015 Every state has its own specific laws detailing how to open a charter school. To find out more about the process in California, click "view resource" above.
El Sol Multimedia Case Study National Charter School Resource Center13 Feb, 2015 The mission of El Sol Science and Arts Academy (El Sol) is to provide a rigorous academic environment that prepares students for entrance into a college preparatory track at the… Read more
English Learner Case Study: El Sol 06 Jan, 2015 Background The mission of El Sol Science and Arts Academy (El Sol) is to provide a rigorous academic environment that prepares students for entrance into a college preparatory… Read more
Summit Prep 10 Oct, 2014 READ THE CASE STUDY OVERVIEW In 2003, Summit Public Schools’ flagship school, Summit Preparatory Charter High School (Summit Prep) in Redwood City, California began its first year… Read more
El Dorado County Charter SELPA | ANNUAL DASHBOARD Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) REPORT OF SELECT STATISTICS May 2013 ReportsEl Dorado County Charter SELPA28 Aug, 2014 El Dorado Charter SELPA (Special Education Local Plan Area) began in 2006-07 with four charter partners, operating 10 charter schools. The Charter SELPA has grown to include… Read more