Education Advocates Celebrate 30th Anniversary of Landmark California Charter School Law that Created Public Schools for the Community, by the Community

Majority of Charter School Students are Latino and Low-Income, Overwhelming Majority of California Parents Support Charter Public Schools LOS ANGELES, CA – Today, local families, school leaders, and public education advocates gathered at Ednovate’s USC Hybrid High College Prep in South Los Angeles to celebrate 30 years of California charter public schools. In September 1992, the Charter Schools Act […]

CCSA Releases 2022 Portrait of the Movement Report Charters at 30: Reimagining Public Education

California Public School Students are Majority Latino and Low-Income, Charter Public School are Redefining College and Career Readiness LONG BEACH, CA – Today, the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) released a new statewide report, Charters at 30: Reimagining Public Education. The study examines the characteristics of charter public schools and their students; the unique ways charter public school educators prepare students for […]

Charters at 30 Livestream Kickoff

CCSA is celebrating 30 years of charter public schools as part of a months-long celebration, Charters at 30: Reimagining Public Education. To kick off the campaign, CCSA President and CEO Myrna Castrejón was joined for a special program of reflection on the charter movement and looking ahead to the next 30 years. Special guests included: […]

California Charter Schools Association Launches ChartersAt30.org Website

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) announced the launch of a new website as part of a months-long celebration, Charters at 30: Reimagining Public Education. The new website ChartersAt30.org will serve as an interactive hub for the charter community that reflects on 30 years of the charter movement and looks ahead to a bright future for […]

California Charter Schools Association to Honor Legacy of Senator Gary K. Hart, Launch 30th Anniversary Celebration of Charter Public School Movement

SACRAMENTO, CA – On Wednesday, February 23 at 5:30 pm PT, the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) will host an online gathering of friends and former colleagues of the late state senator Gary K. Hart, celebrating a legacy that has benefitted more than eight million K-12 public students by creating new public education options for parents across California. […]