Promising Gains for Washington’s Charter Public School Students

For Immediate Release | September 13, 2017 Contact: Maggie Meyers at Seattle – The Washington State Charter Schools Association (WA Charters) today released a summary of statewide test results that indicate compelling rates of proficiency and improvement among systemically underserved students attending Washington’s charter public schools. “Standardized assessments are just one of many instruments used to measure student … Read More


King County Charter Schools Students to Benefit from $20,000 through Trauma-Informed and Restorative Justice Grants

For Immediate Release | Thursday, September 7, 2017 Contact: Maggie Meyers at or 724-263-9826 WA Charters and Seneca Family of Agency Receive Funding through King County’s Best Starts for Kids Initiative Seattle – The Washington State Charter Schools Association (WA Charters) announced today that charter public school students will benefit from $20,000 of grant funding through King County’s … Read More


Our Statement on the Trump Administration’s Decision to End DACA

For Immediate Release | September 5, 2017 In response to today’s announcement from the Trump administration, WA Charters released the following statement and call to action: As expected, this morning, the Trump administration announced its decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. DACA has allowed certain undocumented immigrants who were brought … Read More