Charter School News

Voter-approved funds for teachers’ raises should include those at charter schools, too

date January 30, 2019
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Voter-approved funds for teachers’ raises should include those at charter schools, too

BY BERNIE NAVARRO JANUARY 29, 2019 07:15 PM, UPDATED JANUARY 29, 2019 07:15 PM In November, Miami-Dade County voters overwhelmingly supported a ballot referendum that will raise our property taxes to fund pay increases for […]

We invite you to participate in our 17 Acts of Kindness initiative

date January 29, 2019
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We invite you to participate in our 17 Acts of Kindness initiative

Charter Schools USA is honoring the 17 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School victims from the tragedy that occurred on 2/14/2018, by encouraging our students, staff, and community to engage in 17 Acts of Kindness. This initiative […]

SouthShore Charter Academy welcomed back Staff Sergeant Alejandro Rivas

date December 11, 2018
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SouthShore Charter Academy welcomed back Staff Sergeant Alejandro Rivas

Just in time for the holidays, SouthShore Charter Academy welcomed back Staff Sergeant Alejandro Rivas, who returned from deployment with the Air Force on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.  Rivas, who returned to his position as middle […]

Founding principal selected to lead Don Soffer Aventura High School

date November 9, 2018
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Founding principal selected to lead Don Soffer Aventura High School

Veteran leader chosen to open new school AVENTURA, Fl (Nov. 8, 2018) – Veteran educator, David McKnight, has been selected as principal of Don Soffer Aventura High School located at 3151 NE 213th Street in […]

Coweta Charter Academy at Senoia is Highest Performing State Charter School in Georgia Second Year in a Row

date October 30, 2018
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Coweta Charter Academy at Senoia is Highest Performing State Charter School in Georgia Second Year in a Row

Students outperform Coweta County School system SENOIA, Ga (Oct. 30, 2018) – Coweta Charter Academy at Senoia (CCAS) outscored Coweta County on the Georgia Department of Education College and Career Readiness Performance Index (CCRPI) scores […]

Application Process begins October 1, 2018 for Don Soffer Aventura High School

date October 1, 2018
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Application Process begins October 1, 2018 for Don Soffer Aventura High School

AVENTURA, Fla (Oct. 1, 2018) – The City of Aventura announces the beginning of the application process for Don Soffer Aventura High School, set to open in August 2019.  The school will accept ninth grade […]

The Center for Education Reform 25th Silver Anniversary Summit

date September 11, 2018
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The Center for Education Reform 25th Silver Anniversary Summit

Don’t miss The Center for Education Reform’s (CER) 25th Anniversary and the premiere event of the year for anyone in education – with unbeatable opportunities to network and connect with others in your field and professionals […]

Jon Hage one of eight outstanding leaders to be honored

date June 4, 2018
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Jon Hage one of eight outstanding leaders to be honored

Eight outstanding leaders will receive their awards and recognition for their unique accomplishments at the Center’s Silver Anniversary Summit & Celebration, October, 25 – 26, 2018 in Miami, Florida, “The Road to Innovation for ONE […]

Celebrating Charter Schools Week 2018

date May 7, 2018
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Celebrating Charter Schools Week 2018

Happy #CharterSchoolsWeek! Join us in recognizing our high-quality public #charterschools! Follow the hashtag as we celebrate the Change Makers in our states throughout the week. #CharterSchoolsUSA #GreatnessStartsHere @charteralliance @CharterSchools

Congratulations to our March Bright Spot Winner

date April 18, 2018
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Congratulations to our March Bright Spot Winner

Join us in congratulating Alex Dishman, a fifth-grade teacher at Renaissance Charter School at West Palm Beach, as the CSUSA March Bright Spots winner! Her submission involved the incorporation of ELA standards with a Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) lesson […]