Welcome to Democracy Prep Public Schools, a network of open-enrollment, high-performing, "no excuses" public charter schools operating in New York City, Camden, New Jersey, the District of Columbia, and Baton Rouge, LA. The mission of Democracy Prep is to educate responsible citizen-scholars for success in the college of their choice and a life of active citizenship. A simple philosophy guides Democracy Prep staff, scholars and alumni, alike: Work Hard. Go to College. Change the World!

Number of Baton Rouge Charter Schools Doubles in Three Years

The Advocate – 

Democracy Prep Baton Rouge is featured in this article about the growth of charter schools in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Read more: The Advocate

Student Voice in the Edtech Conversation: More Measured Than You’d Think

Student Voice in the Edtech Conversation: More Measured Than You’d Think

Ed Surge – 

Democracy Prep students serves on Ed Surge panel.  Click on the following to read more: Ed Surge

The Korean Street Festival on 134th

The Korean Street Festival on 134th

Harlem Bespoke – 

Democracy Prep held their 2nd annual Korean Street Festival in Harlem. Click on the following to read more: Harlem Bespoke

Does Anyone Care About Black Children?

The Baltimore Sun – 

Victoria Klein, a teacher at Democracy Prep in Washington D.C, wrote an article on caring and listening to black children. Click on the following to read about more: The Baltimore Sun

Emma Bloomberg on the Robin Hood Foundation’s Future


An alum of Democracy Prep Charter High School, who attends the Naval Academy, is mentioned in this Gotham article on the Robin Hood Foundation. Click on the following to read more: GOTHAM

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