Helping create diverse public charter schools through research, advocacy, and outreach.
We’re a Coalition of charter schools that have racially, culturally and socioeconomically diverse student populations.
Annual Report 2021
Our core values provide insight into the mindset of our team. Our Case for Support document clarifies the core purpose of DCSC.
Communities of Practice at DCSC
Connect as leaders. Grow expertise. Bring justice to education. Leverage your skills for the benefit of all.
DCSC 2021 Annual Convening
We brought together 200 leaders from member schools and partners from across the nation. See more on our highlights page.

Realizing the Promise of Intentionally Integrated Schools.

Diverse Charter Schools Coalition
Diverse Charter Schools Coalition


The Diverse Charter Schools Coalition connects members with each other and with outside resources to help improve their practice.

Diverse Charter Schools Coalition
Diverse Charter Schools Coalition

Story tellers

We amplify the stories of success that prove that school integration is possible and worth trying.

Diverse Charter Schools Coalition


We advocate that government and philanthropic support incentivizes demographic diversity in public schools.

 our approach

We support the movement of schools working toward true integration by founding new schools, developing new models of peer-to-peer learning and gathering leaders of this burgeoning field.

Photo: Baltimore Montessori Charter School

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Press & Updates

from the DCSC blog

Blackstone Valley Prep

Blackstone Valley Prep (BVP) Mayoral Academy is a growing network of tuition-free public charter schools in northern Rhode Island serving 1,800 scholars in grades [...]

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Attend a Member Event

See events & happenings hosted by our member schools around the country.

09mar11:00 am12:00 pmHomeroom with Education Leaders | Entrepreneurship and EducationLive Virtual Event [11:00am - 12:00pm EST]

10mar11:00 am12:00 pmHow We Can Teach for EquityLive Virtual Event [11:00am - 12:00pm EST]

11mar3:00 pm4:00 pmA search for common ground: Conversations about the toughest questions in K–12 educationLive Virtual Event [3:00pm - 4:00pm EST]

12mar12:30 pm1:30 pmInspired Teaching Demonstration School Virtual VisitLive Virtual Event [12:30pm - 1:30pm EST]

16mar2:00 pm3:00 pmRace & Education | The Invisible Tax: Educators of Color and the Water They CarryLive Virtual Event [2:00pm - 3:00pm EST]

16mar3:00 pm4:00 pmHow the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted higher educationLive Virtual Event [3:00pm - 4:00pm EST]

18mar4:00 pm5:00 pmAdvancing Equity in SchoolsLive Virtual Event [4:00pm - 5:00pm EST]

25mar2:00 pm3:00 pmSelf and System: How School Districts Can Take a Comprehensive Approach to EquityLive Virtual Event [2:00pm - 3:00pm EST]

31mar11:00 am12:00 pmTeachers and Leaders Respond: Meeting Students’ AspirationsLive Virtual Event [11:00am - 12:00pm EST]

20junAll Day232021 National Charter Schools ConferenceLive Virtual Event [June 20-23]

12julAll Day15Reimagining Education: Teaching, Learning, and Leading for a Racially Just SocietyLive Virtual Event [July 12-15]

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