NYC CHARTER SCHOOLS KICK OFF 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR; MORE THAN 50% OF CHARTER SCHOOLS TO OPEN IN AUGUST

Six New Charter Schools Open Their Doors Across Four Boroughs (NEW YORK) – New York City charter schools began welcoming back an estimated 145,000 students to 273 public charter schools across the City. The total includes 6 new schools opening their doors this year in the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan, and Staten…

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LAS ESCUELAS CHARTER DE LA CIUDAD DE NUEVA YORK INICIAN EL AÑO ESCOLAR 2021-2022; MÁS DEL 50% DE LAS ESCUELAS CHARTER ABRIRÁN EN AGOSTO

Seis Nuevas Escuelas Charter Abren Sus Puertas En Cuatro Distritos (NUEVA YORK) - Las escuelas charter de la Ciudad de Nueva York comenzaron a dar la bienvenida a aproximadamente 145.000 estudiantes a 273 escuelas charter públicas en toda la Ciudad. El total incluye 6 escuelas nuevas que abren sus puertas…

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NYC CHARTER SCHOOL CENTER STATEMENT ON STATE BUDGET & CHARTER CAP

(NEW YORK) – – The New York City Charter School Center today released the following statement in response to New York State’s budget that provides funding for public charter schools but maintains an arbitrary charter cap: "While, this budget provides much needed funding for existing charter schools, it continues to…

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TOMORROW: FIRST EVER VIRTUAL NYC CHARTER SCHOOL FAIR; MORE THAN 150 SCHOOLS TO PARTICIPATE

TOMORROW: FIRST EVER VIRTUAL NYC CHARTER SCHOOL FAIR; MORE THAN 150 SCHOOLS TO PARTICIPATE Parents, Educators & Advocates Available to Interview; Virtual Tours Available for Media (NEW YORK) – Tomorrow, February 6, from 10am – 2pm, the New York City Charter School Center will be hosting the first ever virtual…

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NYC CHARTER SCHOOLS SEE SIGNIFICANT ENROLLMENT GROWTH DESPITE PANDEMIC

NYC CHARTER SCHOOLS SEE SIGNIFICANT ENROLLMENT GROWTH DESPITE PANDEMIC Public Charters See 7% - Nearly 10,000 Student - Overall Enrollment Growth; English Language Learners Grow By 16% (NEW YORK, N.Y.) – Following the release of new school enrollment data from the New York State Education Department, the New York City…

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CHARTER SCHOOL FAMILIES & EDUCATORS TESTIFY ON COVID-19 IMPACT ON EDUCATION

CHARTER SCHOOL FAMILIES & EDUCATORS TESTIFY ON COVID-19 IMPACT ON EDUCATION In Committee on Education Testimony, Students, Families & Educators Discussed Impact of COVID-19 on Learning & Demanded City Step Up for 135,000 Public Charter School Students (NEW YORK, N.Y.) – Yesterday, students, families and educators from ten public charter…

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EDUCATORS AND ELECTED OFFICIALS DEMAND DE BLASIO ADMINISTRATION PROVIDE COVID-19 TESTING TO PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS

EDUCATORS AND ELECTED OFFICIALS DEMAND DE BLASIO ADMINISTRATION PROVIDE COVID-19 TESTING TO PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS As Students Return After the New Year, More than 135,000 Public Charter Schools Students Remain Excluded from DOE COVID-19 Testing Program (NEW YORK, N.Y.) – The de Blasio administration is preventing tens of thousands of…

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FAMILIES AND EDUCATORS CALL ON CITY COUNCIL TO PRIORITIZE THE NEEDS OF SCHOOL STUDENTS MOST IMPACTED BY COVID-19

FAMILIES AND EDUCATORS CALL ON CITY COUNCIL TO PRIORITIZE THE NEEDS OF SCHOOL STUDENTS MOST IMPACTED BY COVID-19  NYC Charter School Students, Parents, and Teachers Send Testimonies to NYC Council Finance Committee on the FY’21 Executive Budget Urging for More Relief and Resources for Students in Low-Income and Minority Communities  Housing, Food,…

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