Florida Charter Schools

654 Charter Schools
312,367 Students in Charter Schools
1996 Year Legislation Passed

State Resources

Student Achievement in Florida’s Charter Schools: A Comparison with Achievement in Traditional Public Schools ReportsFlorida Department of Education01 Mar, 2012 The ultimate proof of success for any charter school is the achievement of its students. The analysis of 2010-11 student achievement data demonstrates that charter schools offer… Read more
Verdict Form, Nash-Utterback vs. School Board of Palm Beach County 01 Jan, 2012 This is the July 24, 2012, verdict form in the federal court trial in Florida of Deborah Nash-Utterback vs. School Board of Palm Beach County. An overview of the key developments… Read more
Successful Charter Schools Reports01 Jun, 2011 This 2004 report from the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Innovation and Improvement discusses elements of effective charter schools and provides profiles of eight… Read more
Sigsbee Charter School Documents 25 Jan, 2011 The Sigsbee Charter School, located on Naval Air Station Key West in Florida, has posted on its website copies of its Charter School Application, and its Charter Contract, Part 1 … Read more
How to Start a Charter School in Florida ToolkitsFlorida Department of Education, Office of Independent Education and Parental Choice01 Jan, 2011 This handbook from the Florida Department of Education contains an overview of the various phases of new charter school development in the Sunshine State. Links to national and… Read more
Case Study: Leveraging Community Partnerships to Support Charter School Operations ReportsNational Resource Center on Charter School Finance and Governance22 Mar, 2010 This profile from the National Resource Center on Charter School Finance and Governance details how Metropolitan Ministries Academy in Tampa, Florida, built strong relationships… Read more