Charter School News

HB 166 Ohio Biennium Budget Bill Summary of Charter School Provision July 23, 2019 Positives for Charters 1. Auto Closure Automatic Closure for schools (which are not DOPR) – The final bill adopted the language of 3 of 3 years (rather than 2 of 3 years). PreK-3 schools: keeps current law conditions for closure. Changes […]

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Myths and Facts About Ohio Charter Schools

Myth:   Charter schools are not public schools. Fact:     Given the fact that charter schools cannot select their children and must take all children who wish to enroll if there is space, charter schools might be the most public of all schools. Myth:   Charter schools don’t perform as well as traditional schools. Fact:    Average scores on value-added […]

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