Lift New York’s Charter Cap Now
The cap on NYC charter schools continues to shut the door on families’ educational choices. The Charter Center continuously work to urge lawmakers to right this wrong and ensure an equitable education landscape where every kid has a chance to succeed.
Apply to Public Charter Schools
NYC charter schools are now accepting applications for the 2023-24 school year. Use the Common Online Charter School Application to apply to multiple schools with one easy-to-use application.
2022 State Test Scores & NYC Charter Schools
NYC charter schools continued the trend of achieving higher proficiency rates than traditional district and state counterparts.
The New York City Charter School Center helps new charter schools get started, supports existing schools, and builds community support so that highly effective schools can flourish.
charter students in all 5 boroughs
charter schools in NYC
of charter school students have IEPs
of charter school students are economically disadvantaged