Welcome to the Charter School Accountability & Support (CSAS) website. We hope this website provides helpful information about our work within the NYC Department of Education, which includes authorizing 69 of the 183 charter schools in New York City, acting as the liaison between the NYC DOE and all existing and future charter schools in NYC, and engaging with the NYC community.
Visit this page to learn about charter schools in New York City, how to enroll in the non-discriminatory admissions lotteries for schools, how to file a grievance, and about charter school law.
For charter schools
Visit this page to discover supportive resources to help with accountability and operations, including timelines, forms, user guides, and more.
Charter schools are accountable through the terms of a 5-year performance contract. Visit this page to accountability documents for individual charter schools including annual and renewal reports.
Visit this page to find notices for hearings for new charter school applicants, charter revisions and renewals, and facilities siting. Also learn how to apply to open a charter school.