Top 10 Best Washington Charter Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 10 charter public schools serving 2,498 students in Washington.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public schools in Washington are Rainier Prep, Summit Public School: Atlas and Spokane International Academy Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Washington charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Washington public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 61% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Washington Charter Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Rainier Prep Charter School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10211 12th Ave S
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206) 494-5979

    Grades: 5-8 | 333 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Summit Public School: Atlas Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    9601 35th Avenue Sw
    Seattle, WA 98126
    (206) 307-7645

    Grades: 6-12 | 181 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Spokane International Academy Elementary School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 53% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2706 E Queen
    Spokane, WA 99217
    (509) 209-8730

    Grades: K-8 | 406 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Summit Public School: Sierra Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1025 S King St
    Seattle, WA 98134
    (206) 453-2520

    Grades: 9-11 | 297 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Pride Prep School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    811 E. Sprague, Suite A
    Spokane, WA 99202
    (509) 389-4848

    Grades: 6-12 | 395 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Summit Public School: Olympus Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    409 Puyallup Ave
    Seattle, WA 98134
    (253) 444-9781

    Grades: 9-11 | 167 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Excel Public Charter School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    19300 108th Ave Se
    Kent, WA 98031
    (253) 487-7530

    Grades: 7-9 | 160 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Rainier Valley Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3900 S. Holly Park Drive
    Seattle, WA 98118
    (206) 659-0956

    Grades: 6 | 102 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Destiny Middle School Charter School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1301 E. 34th Street
    Tacoma, WA 98404
    (253) 722-5883

    Grades: 6-8 | 277 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Soar Academy Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2136 Martin Luther King Jr. Wa
    Tacoma, WA 98405
    (253) 444-6759

    Grades: K-8 | 180 students
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