Education Funding in the CARES Act

Charter Schools

Although government and public entities were prohibited from accessing the PPP, charter schools, which walk the line between public and private, and charter management organizations (CMO) were allowed to access these fund. Previous research by Good Jobs First has found over 1,200 charter schools and CMOs that recieved over $1 billion in PPP loans.

In addition to PPP loans, charter schools recieved grants through the Elementary and Secondary Schools Emergency Relief Fund, which provided grants to public schools adversley affected by the pandemic.

Use the chart below to view the charter schools in your state that receieved PPP loans.

Charter School Recipients by State