CASE STUDIES

Franklin Phonetic Charter School

Saturday, July 29, 2017
Established in 1996, Franklin Phonetic Primary School, Inc. (Franklin or the School) is a public charter school that serves students in grades K-8 in Prescott Valley, Arizona. Franklin first began operating as a charter school in August of 19...

Coram Deo Academy

Saturday, April 1, 2017
Coram Deo Academy, located in Flower Mound, Texas, was established in 1999 as a private, faith-based, non-denominational school operating in multiple locations in the Dallas – Fort Worth area. The school currently operates from three campuses...

Discovery Charter Preparatory School

Saturday, December 31, 2016
Discovery Charter Preparatory School (Discovery) is a 501(c)3 corporation that operates a grade 9-12 charter school located in Sylmar, California. Founded in 2002, Discovery currently has 252 students – 100% of which are Hispanic and 95% of which...

American Heritage Education Foundation

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
American Heritage Education Foundation is a 501(c)(3) corporation that supports three charter schools, the American Heritage Charter Schools, which are all located in Escondido, California.

SilverLakes Equestrian and Sports Park

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
SilverLakes Equestrian and Sports Park (SilverLakes), located in Norco, California, is a state-of-the-art facility designed to cater to the youth sports market, with a primary emphasis on soccer. SilverLakes is undergoing a redevelopment that, upo...

Intrinsic Schools of Chicago

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Intrinsic Schools (Intrinsic) is an Illinois 501(c)(3) that currently operates a single school (Belmont School) in Chicago, IL. Intrinsic was founded in April 2012 by respected Chicago education leader Melissa Zaikos to demonstrate a new education...

SANTA ROSA ACADEMY

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Santa Rosa Academy is a 501(c)(3) corporation that operates a K-12 charter school located in Menifee, California. Founded in 2005, the school has grown from 59 students to nearly 1,600 students today. Santa Rosa enrolls students in three trac...

Noble Network of Charter Schools

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Noble Network of Charter Schools (“Noble”) was founded in 1998 by two former Chicago Public School Teachers, Michael Milkie and Tonya Hernandez Milkie. Their collective experience in Chicago public education made them well aware of underserved min...

Inner City Education Foundation

Friday, November 1, 2013
Inner City Education Foundation (ICEF) is a not- for-profit charter management organization that operates twelve public, tuition-free charter schools in South Los Angeles. ICEF was founded in 1994 with the mission of serving disadvantaged minoriti...

Cesar Chavez Academy Denver

Friday, July 5, 2013
Cesar Chavez Academy Denver (CCAD or the School), is a public, tuition free charter school located in northwest Denver, Colorado. The School opened in 2009 with 332 students in grades K-8. By Fall 2012, enrollment had grown to 441 students. Servin...