It's not too late! Families can still apply for the 2023-24 school year.
Explore NYC Charter Schools
February is Charter School Open House Month. Visit (virtually and in-person) charter schools in your neighborhood to see what they have to offer your child.
Explore What Charter Schools Can Offer Your Child
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Inside NYC Charter Schools
charter schools in all five boroughs
estimated students enrolled in NYC charter schools
percentage of charter school students who are economically disadvantaged
Charter school students are EXCELLING, including Multilingual Language Learners and students with disabilities.
NYC charter school students continued the trend of achieving higher proficiency rates than traditional district and state counterparts in the 2021-22 ELA and math state assessments.
Charter schools serve students with disabilities and offer a wide range of accommodations and supports.
Multilingual Language Learners in charter schools are more likely to attain proficiency in English at a faster rate than their district counterparts.
If the number of applicants to a charter school exceeds the number of available seats, then the school holds a random admissions lottery.