The facts, history, and future of charter schools
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Doubling the number of charter school students in NYC to 200,000 by 2020 would essentially close the achievement gap in our highest need neighborhoods.
Charter schools serve the highest need kids. New York City charter schools serve a student population that is 92% Black and Hispanic.
Charter schools serve the highest need kids. More than 85% of students in Connecticut’s charter schools are Black or Hispanic.
Almost half of New York City charter schools make up the city’s highest-performing schools. 19 charter schools ranked in the city’s top 50 schools in 2016.