Primary Reasons Why Charter Schools Are Closing in Washington, D.C.

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Primary Reasons Why Charter Schools Are Closing in Washington, D.C.

  1. 1. School Chartering Authority at Opening Chartering Authority at Closing Year Opened Year Closed Revocation or Relinquished Reason 1 High Road School and Alternative Learning Center PCS BOE BOE Never Opened 1996 2 Marcus Garvey BOE BOE 1996 1998 Revoked Management deficiencies 3 Young Technocrats BOE BOE 1998 1999 Revoked Financial and management deficiencies 4 New Vistas BOE BOE 1999 1999 Revoked Financial and management deficiencies 5 Richard Milburn BOE BOE 1998 2002 Revoked Financial and management deficiencies 6 Techworld BOE BOE 1998 2002 Revoked Financial and management deficiencies 7 Mechanical Industrial Technical PCS BOE BOE Never Opened 2003 8 Auto Arts Academy PCS PCSB PCSB Never Opened 2003 Never Opened 9 Arts Explorer PCS BOE BOE Never Opened 2004 10 Village Learning Center BOE BOE 1998 2004 Revoked Financial and management deficiencies 11 World BOE BOE 1998 2002 Revoked Financial and management deficiencies 12 Academy for Renewal in Education (ARE) PCSB PCSB 1998 2003 Relinquished Voluntarily relinquished, due to issues surrounding effectiveness of special education program 13 Jos-Arz BOE BOE 2000 2006 Relinquished Voluntarily surrendered their charter after their five year review resulted in a 180 day probationary period 14 Colin L. Powell PCS – First Petition PCSB PCSB Never Opened 2007 15 SouthEast Academy PCSB PCSB 1999 2005 Revoked Failed to meet academic and governance standards upon its five year review 16 New School for Enterprise and Development PCSB PCSB 2000 2006 Revoked Failed to meet academic and governance standards upon its five year review 17 Sasha Bruce PCSB PCSB 2000 2006 Revoked Financial and management deficiencies 18 Phillips Academy PCS PCSB PCSB Never Opened 2007 19 Hope Academy PCSB PCSB 2007 2007 Relinquished Low enrollment and subsequent financial deficiencies 20 Washington Academy BOE PCSB 2005 2008 Relinquished Financial and management deficiencies 21 Tri Community PCSB PCSB 2001 2007 Relinquished Voluntarily relinquished charter after PCSB initiated revocation process, due to academic and governance deficiencies 22 Colin L. Powell PCS – Second Petition PCSB PCSB Never Opened 2008 23 City Lights BOE PCSB 2005 2009 Relinquished Financial and management deficiencies 24 Meld Evenstart (MEI) PCSB PCSB 2007 2009 Revoked Academic, governance and financial reasons 25 Barbara Jordan BOE PCSB 2002 2009 Relinquished Low enrollment leading to financial insolvency 26 Academia Bilingue de la Communidad (ABC) PCSB PCSB 2005 2009 Relinquished Low enrollment leading to financial insolvency 27 City Collegiate PCSB PCSB 2006 2010 Relinquished Low enrollment 28 Young America Works BOE PCSB 2004 2010 Revoked Financial, academic and management deficiencies 29 KAMIT PCS BOE PCSB 2000 2010 Revoked Academic reasons 30 ALTA PCS PCSB PCSB 2005 2010 Relinquished Voluntarily relinquished charter 31 Children’s Studio PCS BOE PCSB 1996 2010 Relinquished Voluntarily relinquished charter 32 Thea Bowman Preparatory Academy PCS PCSB PCSB 2008 Summer 2011 Relinquished Low enrollment 33 Nia Community Public Charter PCSB PCSB 2006 Summer 2011 Revoked Academic reasons 34 The School for Arts in Learning (SAIL) PCSB PCSB 1998 Summer 2011 Relinquished Financial reasons 35 IDEAL PCS – High School PCSB PCSB 1999 2011 Closed high school program Academic reasons 36 William E. DOAR PCS – high school program only PCSB PCSB 2004 2011 Closed high school program Academic reasons 37 Community Academy PCS – Rand campus BOE PCSB 2004 2012 Closed the Rand campus Academic reasons 38 Septima Clark PCSB PCSB 2006 Summer 2013 Relinquished Academic reasons – Merged with Achievement Prep 39 Howard Road Academy PCS - Pennsylvania Avenue PCSB PCSB 2000 2013 Closing MLK and Penn. Ave Campuses. LEA Eliminating grades 1-8 Academic reasons 40 Howard Road Academy PCS - Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue Middle School PCSB PCSB 2000 2013 Closing MLK and Penn. Ave Campuses. LEA Eliminating grades 1-8 Academic reasons 41 Community Academy – middle school BOE PCSB 2004 2013 Closing the middle school Academic reasons 42 IDEA – middle school BOE PCSB 1998 2013 Closing the middle school Academic reasons 43 Imagine Southeast PCS PCSB PCSB 2008 2014 Relinquished Academic reasons -- Democracy Prep to operate 44 Maya Middle PCS - Middle School PCSB PCSB 2008 2014 Closing the middle school 45 Arts and Technology PCS PCSB PCSB 1999 2014 Revoked Academic reasons - KIPP DC to operate 46 Booker T Washington PCS BOE PCSB 1999 2014 Revoked Academic reasons 47 Community Academy PCS - Amos III BOE PCSB 1998 2014 Closing the middle school Academic reasons 48 Perry Street Preparatory - PCS (Upper School) PCSB PCSB 1998 2015 Closing the high school Academic reasons 49 Hospitality High PCS PCSB PCSB 1999 2015 Relinquished Academic reasons - DCPS to operate

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