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Evidence Suggests Charter Schools in New York City Succeeding With Less Funding
The Daily Signal / By Jonathan Butcher
Originally published: 8.31.2017

In July, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio made a deal with state legislators: The mayor would retain control of city schools for two more years in exchange for a commitment to increase the number of charter schools.

It’s no secret to New Yorkers that de Blasio opposes charter schools—public schools that typically operate independent of traditional school districts—and he has engaged in high-profile efforts to slow charter school growth.

But new research suggests that what The New York Times calls his “unwritten concession” on charter schools may work out well for taxpayers and students.

Brooklyn Test Results Reveal Charter Schools A Savings Grace In Black/Hispanic Nabes
Kings County Politics / By Kings County Politics
Originally published: 8.29.2017

According to an exclusive KCP numbers crunch of Brooklyn schools results in the recent state exams in math and English Language Arts (ELA) given to third- and eighth-graders, Success Academy Charter schools dominated with nine of the top 20 schools in test scores – including several in black and Hispanic neighborhoods.

Charter Officials Blast De Blasio for ‘Normalizing’ Bad Test Grades
New York Post / By Selim Algar
Originally published: 8.24.2017

Success Academy charter-school officials took dead aim at Mayor de Blasio at a press conference Thursday for “normalizing” the city’s improved but still abysmal state exam results released this week.

Charter School CEO Says Mayor Shouldn’t Celebrate Recent Test Scores
Spectrum News NY1 / By NY1 News
Originally published: 8.24.2017

Test scores show that students at Success Academy charter schools out-perform their public school peers by a wide margin in both Math and English. Success Academy CEO Eva Moskowitz held a news conference to highlight this achievement gap.

Test Scores Don’t Lie: Charter Schools Are Transformative - https://www.wsj.com/articles/test-scores-dont-lie-charter-schools-are-transformative-1503528384
Test Scores Don’t Lie: Charter Schools Are Transformative
Wall Street Journal / By Eva Moskowitz
Originally published: 8.23.2017

The highest performing charter schools, like Success Academy, have actually reversed the achievement gap. Black and Hispanic students from Central Harlem’s seven Success Academy schools outperform white students across the city by 33 points in math and 21 points in reading; low-income students outperform the city’s affluent students by 38 and 24 points in math and reading respectively.

More Kids Should Get the Chance to Excel at Success Academy - http://nypost.com/2017/08/22/more-kids-should-get-the-chance-to-excel-at-success-academy/
More Kids Should Get the Chance to Excel at Success Academy
New York Post / By Post Editorial Board
Originally published: 8.22.2017

This year, a remarkable 95 percent of SA kids passed the math exam; 84 percent passed English. The citywide pass rates were just 38 percent and 41 percent. SA students of color outperformed the citywide rates for white children. So did Success’ special-needs scholars, and those who live in shelters.

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