Tribal Schools, Education Experts and Business Leaders Recognized as Key Voices in El Centro Lawsuit by State Supreme Court

For Immediate Release | October 19, 2017 Big Win for Charter Public Schools as Supreme Court Recognizes Tribal Schools, Education Experts and Business Leaders as Key Voices in Lawsuit Despite opposition from lobbying groups, the state Supreme Court accepted every amicus brief filed in support of charter public school families in El Centro de la … Read More


SOAR Academy in Tacoma ‘blows the roof off the myths’ about charter schools

By Matt Halvorson; originally published on Rise Up for Students Walk through the front doors of SOAR Academy these days and you’ll find the building teeming with life and energy, like a dream realized. In many ways, that’s what the public elementary school in Tacoma represents: the manifestation of a set of beliefs and ideas … Read More


Our Statement on Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ Visit to Washington State

For Immediate Release | October 10, 2017 This week’s anticipated appearance of U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos in Washington has engendered passionate conversation. In light of this, WA Charters would like to offer a few words reaffirming our organization’s commitment to all public school students. “Providing a high-quality public education to our students is our top … Read More