NYC charter schools by borough
Since the rst New York City charter school was established in 1999, morehave opened each year to meet rising parent demand. Charter schools arenow located in every borough of the city, serving students from all areas andneighborhoods.
The New York City Charter School Center
is an independent nonprot committed to expanding access tohigh-quality public schools for all students regardless of wherethey live and the challenges they face. We believe that charterschools are partners in a larger effort to build and maintain agreat system of public schools.The Charter Center fosters an environment in which publiccharter schools can open and ourish, and, through theirinnovative approaches, provide models for improving all publicschools. We help new charter schools get started, supportexisting schools, and engage the charter school communityaround key issues.
 NYC Department of Education;  NYC Department of Educationand NYC Charter School Center analysis;  NYC Department of Education; Hoxby, Mararka, Kang (2009);  NYC Department of Education; NYC Independent Budget Ofce analysis of 2008-09 data;  NYC Departmentof Education, NY State Education Department, and SUNY;  NYC Charter SchoolCenter;  New York Daily News-Marist Poll (September 2010)
D e s i g n e d b y B i g D u c k
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