What We Do

A Unified Voice

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. The New York Charter Schools Association supports public charter schools throughout New York by:

Advocate

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

Convene

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.

Promote

We promote the positive impact public charter schools have on the lives of students and help parents to find schools to send their children to.

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: