Enrollment does not equal demand

When we look at public charter schools, enrollment numbers only capture part of the story.  The number of families seeking seats for their children, DEMAND, is best reflected in the total number of applications a charter school receives. When the collective enrollment numbers for a group of charter schools are predicted two years ahead of […]

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Analyzing school choice in Nashville

MNPS has compiled application numbers for each one of their optional schools for the upcoming 2014-15 school year. Some key information from their blog post: 84 schools on the Optional Schools Application, including charter schools for the first time 16,400 applications (up 4% from 2012) 6,400 students applying 73% of applications were submitted online MNPS provided a […]

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