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Percentage Of Common Online Applicants Self-identifying As Ells

The proportion of applicants self-identifying as speaking another language at home (English
language learners) has more than tripled since 2015.

2016-17 Math And Ela Performance, English Language Learners

ELLs in charter schools score proficient in Math and English Language Arts at higher rates than citywide averages.

2016-17 Math And Ela Performance, Students With Disabilities

Students with disabilities in charter schools are more likely than their district peers to be declassified from special education and move into less restrictive settings.