Mission & Vision

What We Believe

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.

Every day we fight to unlock every child in New York’s full potential.

Our Vision

A growing, more effective public charter school sector will significantly increase student outcomes throughout the state. We envision a future where every child in New York has the opportunity to attend a great public charter school where he or she can unlock their full potential.

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: