Charter schools are held strictly accountable for academic performance and for compliance with laws and regulations that protect students and safeguard public dollars.
of charter school applications were approved by NYSED in 2018.
1 Each charter school has only one authorizer. The three authorizers in New York are the New York State Board of Regents, the State University of New York Board of Trustees, and the Chancellor of the NYC Department of Education. These three authorizers are supported by staff from, respectively, the NYS Education Department, the SUNY Charter Schools Institute, and the NYC Department of Education.