California Charter Schools

1,131 Charter Schools
514,172 Students in Charter Schools
1992 Year Legislation Passed

State Resources

Exploring Quality Programs for English Language Learners in Charter Schools: A Framework to Guide Future Research ReportsPeggie Garcia,P. Zitlali Morales, The University of Illinois at Chicago9 May, 2016 Although there has been a great deal of debate about the effectiveness of charter schools in the research literature, there has been surprisingly little attention paid to English... Read more
A Step Up: How Charter Schools Provide Higher Levels of California Public University Access ReportsCalifornia Charter School Association19 Apr, 2016 Report includes first-of-its-kind dataset combining data from the University of California (UC) system, the Cal State University (CSU) system, and all California public high... Read more
How to Recruit High-Performing Charter Management Organizations to a New Region ReportsCalifornia Charter School Association29 Mar, 2016 How to Recruit High-Performing Charter Management Organizations to a New Region: Results from the 2015 CMO Survey is designed to help policymakers and community leaders around the... Read more
Success for English Learners in Charter Schools ReportsMatt Taylor; California Charter Schools Association1 Jul, 2015 This study explores trends in English Learner (EL) student enrollments and academic outcomes in California’s charter schools. Our data analyses included the use of publicly... Read more