School Choice & Charters

Grading the Chartering Organizations

June 11, 2003 1 min read
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The Thomas B. Fordham Institute in Washington released a report last week giving states and the District of Columbia the following grades for their policies related to charter schools.

STATE OVERALL
Grade Rank
Massachusetts B+ 1
Texas B+ 2
Arizona B 3
New Jersey B 4
North Carolina B 5
Wisconsin B 6
Indiana B- 7
Michigan B- 8
District of Columbia B- 9
Connecticut B- 10
Ohio B- 11
Illinois B- 12
New York B- 13
Delaware C+ 14
Florida C+ 15
Louisiana C+ 16
Missouri C 17
Minnesota C- 18
Colorado C- 19
Oklahoma C- 20
Oregon C- 21
California D+ 22
Pennsylvania D+ 23
New Mexico D 24
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