North Carolina Charter Schools

188 Charter Schools
110,605 Students in Charter Schools
1996 Year Legislation Passed

State Resources

How to Start a Charter School in North Carolina ToolkitsNC Alliance for Public Charter Schools18 Feb, 2015 Every state has its own specific laws detailing how to open a charter school. To find out more about the process in North Carolina, click "view resource" above.
North Carolina Charter Schools: Excellence and Equity through Collaboration 2014 ReportsCenter for Community Self-Help, A.J. Fletcher Foundation, and Public Impact01 Jul, 2014 On January 27, 2014, Self-Help and the A.J. Fletcher Foundation convened over 40 North Carolina education leaders to shed light on the challenges and opportunities of an expanding… Read more
Map Showing Proposed Site for Proposed Fort Bragg (N.C.) Regional High School Charter School Reports18 Apr, 2012 This map shows the proposed site for Fort Bragg (N.C.) Regional High School, a proposed charter school, and is part of the application for approval submitted to the North Carolina… Read more
Fort Bragg (N.C.) Regional High School, Charter School Proposal Reports17 Apr, 2012 This proposal for a charter high school to open at Fort Bragg in August 2013 has been submitted to the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. The 344-page application,… Read more
Charter Schools Possible on Fort Bragg, Downtown Fayetteville Fayetteville Observer08 Mar, 2012 This March 8, 2012, article from the Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer discusses the prospect of charter schools being established at the Fort Bragg military installation.
N.C. Court of Appeals Opinion: Charter School Access to Per Pupil Funding and District Budgeting Practices Reports05 Oct, 2011 This North Carolina Court of Appeals opinion, filed September 20, 2011, affirms a lower court decision that the Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy, a charter school in Rutherford… Read more
N.C. Court of Appeals Opinion: Charter Schools and Access to County Capital Funds ReportsN.C. Court of Appeals11 Aug, 2011 This is the North Carolina Court of Appeals opinion, filed Aug. 2, 2011, affirming a lower court’s decision in Sugar Creek Charter School versus State of North Carolina that a… Read more
Insights into Alternative Certification: Initial Findings From a National Study Daniel C. Humphrey and Marjorie E. Wechsler, SRI International25 Apr, 2011 This 2007 article describes seven alternative certification programs in detail, drawing on interviews and document reviews. The seven programs are: Teacher Education Institute in… Read more