The Ohio Council of Community Schools (OCCS) sponsors 48 charter schools across Ohio ensuring they are legally, financially, and academically sound.
As a sponsor of community schools, OCCS is a student-centered organization advocating excellence in education through strategic partnerships.
Advancing educational choice and achieving excellence through leadership and innovation.
We strongly believe in advancing educational choice and achieving excellence through leadership and innovation. At the heart of our organization are our five core values:
Charter schools introduce an unprecedented level of accountability into public education. If a charter school is not improving student achievement as laid out in its charter contract, it can be closed down.