What is a Charter School?

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Public charter schools are tuition-free, open-enrollment public schools that have the flexibility to adapt the educational needs of the individual students while still held to state academic and financial accountability standards.

Find a Charter School

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Public charter schools vary in mission and model, serving a diverse range of Texas students. Looking for a school in your area or want a school by specific mission type?

Start a Charter School

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Charter students represent nearly 4% of the public school population in Texas. With more than 105,000 students on waiting lists across the state, Texas students and families need more innovative options.

Our mission is to improve student achievement in Texas by advocating for and strengthening a diverse set of high quality charter schools.