Charter Schools in Delaware 

Charter Schools were authorized by Del. C., Title 14, Chapter 5, originally passed in 1995. Charter Schools were created to improve student learning; encourage the use of different and innovative or proven school environments and teaching and learning methods; provide parents and students with improved measures of school performance and greater opportunities in choosing public schools within and outside their school districts; and to provide for a well-educated community.

About Our Charter Schools 

Charter School Operations

Charter School Accountability

Opening a Charter School

Charter School Performance Fund

Information For The Public

Contact Information

Charter School Office
Delaware Department of Education
401 Federal Street, Suite 2
Dover, DE 19901-3639 
Email: InfoCSO@doe.k12.de.us