An essay is presented on Catholic and charter schools and the closing of such schools in the U.S. The academic performance, parental involvement and the after-school religious education targeted for charter school students is discussed. The connections between the Catholic and charter schools and the legal issues governing conversion to charter schools is also discussed along with the concerns in the urban community due the closure of Catholic schools.
Nicole S. Garnett,
Are Charters Enough Choice - School Choice and the Future of Catholic Schools,
Notre Dame L. Rev.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.nd.edu/ndlr/vol87/iss5/4