charter school

Definition of "charter school"
  1. A free public school that operates under a contract with a government agency, allowing more flexibility in its operations and management while still adhering to state assessments, federal civil rights laws, and other relevant health, safety, and audit requirements
How to use "charter school" in a sentence
  1. The success of a charter school largely depends on the effectiveness of its unique educational objectives.
  2. Charter schools provide an alternative educational approach while remaining tuition-free and public.
  3. While providing flexibility, a charter school must still meet standards set by state assessments and federal laws.

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