BROWSE STATES

Rhode Island Charter Schools

30 Charter Schools
8,000 Students in Charter Schools
1995 Year Legislation Passed

State Resources

How to Start a Charter School in Rhode Island ToolkitsRhode Island League of Charter Schools18 Feb, 2015 Every state has its own specific laws detailing how to open a charter school. To find out more about the process in Rhode Island, click "view resource" above.
The Charter School Facility Landscape in Rhode Island ReportsThe Rhode Island League of Charter Schools, the Colorado League of Charter Schools, and the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools 05 Jan, 2015 This report details the status of charter school facilities in Rhode Island.  
Charter School Facilities Initiative | Initial Findings from Twelve States ReportsCharter School Facilities Initiative28 Aug, 2014 Charter schools across the nation struggle with inadequate and costly facilities. Recognizing the need for accurate facilities-related data, the Colorado League of Charter… Read more
When Charter Schools and Non-Chartered Schools Work Together: A Grant to Encourage Collaboration 05 Apr, 2013 This April 2013 article provides highlights and lessons from discussions and presentations at a meeting of recipients of the U.S. Department of Education's Charter Schools Program… Read more
Central Falls (Rhode Island) District-Charter Collaboration Compact 18 Oct, 2011 This section of the Central Falls (Rhode Island) School District’s website is focused on the District-Charter Collaboration Compact signed in 2011 by the district and area charter… Read more
Rhode Island District Superintendent Describes Start of Collaboration with Charter Schools Reports17 Oct, 2011 A collaboration between a charter school and the Central Falls School District in Rhode Island that began five years ago has broadened into a formal cooperation compact involving … Read more
Inside Charter Schools: Unlocking Doors to Student Success ReportsBetheny Gross, Center on Reinventing Public Education,14 Feb, 2011 This February 2011 report from the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) at the University of Washington Bothell in Seattle finds that charter schools are using autonomy… Read more