Multiple Choice: Charter Performance in 16 States

  • Print

CREDO, June 2009

This study looks at charter performance across 16 states, and includes a look at the effectiveness of charter schools, which varies by state. Nationally, charter students in elementary and middle school have significantly higher rates of learning than students in non-charters, but students in charter high schools and multi-level schools have significantly worse results. Additionally, 17% of charter schools provide superior education opportunities for their students; 46% have results that are no different from the local traditional public schools, and 37% deliver results that are significantly worse than local traditional public schools.

Read more

Ask A Question

From Our Blog

CCSA Answers: Procedure for Designating Expenditures for EPA Payments

CCSA takes a deeper look at Proposition 55 and the procedure by which charter schools are required to use for

State Superintendent Announces Major Recognition of Top California Model Public School In Los Angeles

State Superintendent of Public Instruction (SPI), Tom Torlakson, announced Multicultural Learning Center (MLC) Independent Charter School has been recognized as