Fighting to give every student a choice in education.

What We Do Matters

Every day we fight to ensure that every child in New York has the opportunity to attend a great public charter school capable of unlocking his or her potential.


We advocate at the state and local levels for access to resources and fair policy for charter schools.


We bring together stakeholders to build a stronger public charter schools sector.

Increase Quality

We increase quality in the charter school sector by advancing new opportunities for schools to grow and thrive.


We promote the positive impact public charter schools have on the lives of students.

About New York Charter Schools Association

The New York Charter Schools Association is a nonprofit membership organization that serves as a unified voice for the over 300 public charter schools, representing their interests at the state and local levels.

About New York Charter Schools

By The Numbers

See how charter school students are performing.

Find A Charter School

 Find a high-quality public charter school near you.


Board of Regents P-12 September Meeting

We’re pleased to bring you the following recap of the September meeting of the NYSED Board of Regents meeting in Albany. Assessment Discussion The Regents began by discussing the recently released assessment scores for grades 3-8 in ELA and Math. Specifically:...

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Get Involved

There are many ways you can get involved to support the growing charter movement in New York. Find out about the ways you can help support equity in education here: