Where is LAUSD enrollment shrinking?

LAUSD enrollment is declining. This is not news. But where is that happening? Is it happening all over, or just in certain places?And in what grades? Between in 2015-16 and 2016-17 school years, enrollment in traditional LAUSD schools dropped by 9,439 students. Meanwhile, charter school enrollment in LAUSD is growing. In the same time period, charter […]

What Happens When CCSA Calls for a Non-Renewal of a Charter School?

  Today, the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) made a public call for non-renewal of 6 charter schools. According to a statement, “the schools…did not yield evidence of student outcome success and growth in achievement beyond that which is seen at other schools.” But will those schools actually get closed? First, let’s talk about how they come […]