Charter Schools: Solutions for DoD Families

This presentation summarizes the start-up and operation of Belle Chasse Academy charter school on Naval Air Station/Joint Reserve Base New Orleans in Louisiana.

Founding and current Principal Jane Dye delivered the presentation at the 2011 National Charter Schools Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, as part of a panel about charter schools on military bases. The presentation includes information about academic programs, school culture, finances, enrollment demographics and issues to consider when starting a school.