Tennessee Charter Schools

107 Charter Schools
30,000 Students in Charter Schools
1997 Year Legislation Passed

State Resources

Valor Collegiate Academies: Charter Schools Intentionally Designed to Serve Diverse Students and Families 15 Dec, 2016 As public schools of choice, charter schools can implement a school model that aims to recruit, enroll, serve, and maintain a diverse student body while being held accountable for… Read more
Turnaround Case Study: Cornerstone Prep 19 Jan, 2016 Grades Served: PreK-5 Number of Students: 450 % of students who receive free or reduced meals: 99% % of students with disabilities: 15% % of English learners: 5% ​​Cornerstone… Read more
Tennesse Charter School Center: State of the Sector Report ReportsTennessee Charter School Center23 Feb, 2015 A comprehensive review of the developments in Tennessee's charter space to then end of 2013-2014 school year. 
How to Start a Charter School in Tennessee Toolkits Tennessee Charter School 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 Tennessee, click "view resource" above.
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
Better Choices: Charter Incubation As a Strategy for Improving the Charter School Sector ReportsPublic Impact08 Dec, 2011 This December 2011 policy brief from the Cities for Education Entrepreneurship Trust and the Thomas B. Fordham Institute discusses the use and means of supporting local incubator… Read more
Tennessee Charter School Incubator ReportsTennessee Charter School Incubator17 May, 2011 The National Charter School Resource Center and the U.S. Department of Education hosted a full-day conference in New Orleans on May 12, 2011, titled Transforming Urban Public… Read more