2011 Education Reform Grants

Below is a list of K-12 Education Reform and other education grants given by The Walton Family Foundation in 2011.

Shape Public Policy:  Amount 
50CAN, Inc $2,600,000
Agudath Israel of America, Inc. 500,000
Agudath Israel of Illinois 100,000
Alliance for School Choice, Inc. 1,202,000
American Center for School Choice 40,000
American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research 160,000
Americans for Prosperity Foundation 250,000
Arizona Charter Schools Association (ACSA) 200,000
Arizona School Choice Administration Corporation 400,000
Association of Missouri Charter Schools (AMCS) 447,901
Barry Goldwater Institute for Public Policy Research 200,000
Bellwether Education Partners 90,000
Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO) 796,000
Brookings Institution 200,000
California Charter Schools Association  CCSA 3,250,000
Catholic Association of Latino Leaders Inc 150,000
Center for Education Reform 930,662
Charter School Partners 70,961
The Children's Scholarship Fund (CSF) 10,925,000
Colorado League of Charter Schools 588,826
Colorado Nonprofit Development Center (CNDC) 357,000
Colorado Succeeds 215,000
Editorial Projects in Education 150,000
Education Pioneers 1,043,119
Education Reform Now, Inc. 1,100,000
Education Trust, Inc. 300,000
EG West Institute for Effective Schooling (WIES) 20,000
Excellent Education for Everyone, Inc. (E3) 421,500
Families Empowered 400,000
Florida Charter School Alliance FCSA 159,743
Foundation for Excellence in Education  FEE 1,550,000
Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice, Inc.  565,000
Friends of Choice in Urban Schools (FOCUS) 717,721
Georgia Charter Schools Association Inc. 700,000
Georgia Family Education and Research Council, Inc. 350,000
GreatSchools Inc. 4,775,000
Hispanic Council for Reform and Educational Options (HCREO) 100,000
Illinois Network of Charter Schools   (INCS) 1,038,784
Indiana Public Charter Schools Association, Inc. 380,000
Institute for Innovation of Public School Choice 388,763
Institute For Justice (IJ) 443,885
Institute of Public Charter Schools Innovation 45,000
International Education Foundation 475,000
LA Voice 100,000
Los Angeles Parent Union 1,200,550
Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools 679,202
Lutheran Urban Mission Initiative Inc. 5,000
MAPSA - Michigan Association of Public School Academies 744,002
Massachusetts Charter Public School Association (MCPSA) 200,000
MICAH Project 100,000
Milwaukee Chapter - Black Alliance for
Educational Options Inc. (MCBAEO)
75,000
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (NAPCS) 1,815,810
National Right to Work Legal Defense and Education Foundation     166,667
New Jersey Charter Public Schools Association (NJCSA) 86,149
New Schools for New Orleans Inc. 542,000
New Voice Strategies 351,480
New York Charter Schools Association NYCSA 1,062,955
NewSchools Venture Fund NSVF 3,540,600
Oakland Community Organizations 200,000
Ohio Alliance of Public Charter Schools (OAPCS) 61,840
Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina (PEFNC) 625,000
People Acting in Community Together (PACT) 200,000
PICO National Network 200,000
Pioneer Institute, Inc. 162,800
Public Education and Business Coalition 100,000
Rhode Island Mayoral Academies (RIMA) 500,000
School Choice Indiana 200,000
School Choice Ohio 700,000
Stand for Children Leadership Center 1,136,016
Stand Up 200,000
Step Up for Students  1,233,760
StudentsFirst Institute 1,000,000
Success Charter Network 1,000,000
Tennessee Charter Schools Association  356,874
Texas Charter Schools Association 900,000
Thomas B. Fordham Institute 650,000
United Community Center, Inc. 70,000
United Negro College Fund, Inc. (UNCF) 1,100,917
Shape Public Policy Total $60,063,487
   
Create Quality Schools:  Amount 
4.0 Schools $467,667
8 Points Charter School, Inc. 220,000
Academy of New Media Middle School 220,000
Amani Public Charter School 220,000
Arts in Action Community Charter School  220,000
Better Learning Communities  30,000
Blackstone Valley Prep 500,000
Bridge Boston Charter School 250,000
Brighter Choice Foundation 900,000
Broome Street Academy Charter High School 220,000
Building Excellent Schools  (BES) 2,546,400
Building Hope 1,618,000
Camino Nuevo Charter Academy 250,000
Catalyst Schools 30,000
Celerity Cardinal Charter School 250,000
Celerity Educational Group 60,000
Celerity Octavia Charter School 250,000
Celerity Palmati Charter School 250,000
Celerity Sirius Charter School 250,000
Charles A. Tindley Accelerated School 250,000
Charles School at Ohio Dominican University 30,000
Charter Fund, Inc.  (CSGF) 22,900,000
Charter School Finaincing Partnership LLC   CSFP 650,000
Christel House DORS  30,000
Christopher House  30,000
Cleveland Collegiate Preparatory School 220,000
College-Ready Academy High School #17 250,000
Colorado League of Charter Schools 28,500
Colorado Nonprofit Development Center (CNDC) 330,000
Columbus Collegiate Academy - West Campus 30,000
Community School for Creative Education  200,000
Cornerstone Health High School 220,000
Crescent City Schools Charter School 250,000
Damar Charter Academy 250,000
DC Preparatory Academy 250,000
DC Public Education Fund 108,459
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School 250,000
Early College Academy of Leaders and Scholars 250,000
East Harlem Scholars Academy 250,000
Educational Enterprises, Inc. 450,000
Edward W. Brooke Charter School 2 250,000
Elements Academy 2,374
Empower College Prep 30,000
Erie Elementary Charter School 250,000
Exalt Education  600,0000
Excel Academy Charter School - Chelsea 250,000
Excellent Education Development, Inc.  (ExED) 250,000
Experiencia Academy Project Team 30,000
Extera Public School 250,000
FirstLine College Prep High School 250,000
Fortune School of Education 250,000
Franklinton Preparatory Academy 30,000
Glazer Elementary 250,000
Global Green USA 25,000
Goodwill Education Initiatives, Inc. 500,000
Green Dot Public Schools 500,000
Heketi Community Charter School 250,000
Heritage Preparatory Academy 220,000
Heron Bay Academy 250,000
Hope Christian School 495,000
IFF 2,190,000
Jalen Rose Leadership Academy (JRLA) 250,000
Jamaa Learning Center Charter School 220,000
KIPP Foundation 6,404,020
KNOVA Reynolds Public Charter School 250,000
Lake Charles Charter Academy 250,000
Latin Academy Charter School 220,000
LAYC Career Academy Public Charter School 250,000
Legal Prep Charter Academy 220,000
Liberty Collegiate 220,000
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) 6,783,114
Lutheran High School Association of Greater Milwaukee 59,000
MATCH Community Day Charter Public School 250,000
Milwaukee College Preparatory School of Wisconsin 367,000
Milwaukee Math and Science Academy 250,000
Milwaukee Scholars Charter School 250,000
Mind Trust 500,000
Minneapolis College Preparatory School 250,000
Minnesota School of Science 250,000
Monarch Montessori of Denver 30,000
Morris Jeff Community School 220,000
Nashville Preparatory Charter School 220,000
Neighborhood Charter School of Harlem 220,000
New York City Montessori Charter School 220,000
NewSchools Venture Fund NSVF 2,386,615
Orange School 30,000
Partners for Developing Futures 1,297,827
Preclarus Mastery Academy 220,000
Regent Park Scholars Charter Academy 250,000
ReNEW-Reinventing Education 750,000
Richard Wright Public Charter School for Journalism and Media Arts  250,000
Robertson Charter School, Inc 30,000
Rocky Mountain Preparatory Charter School 250,000
Schools That  Can Milwaukee, Inc. 175,000
Seeds of Health, Inc. 165,000.00
Seminole Heights Charter High School 200,000
Sims-Fayola International Academy Denver 30,000
South City Preparatory Academy Charter School 220,000
Summit Public School: Rainier 250,000
Synergy Kinetic Academy 250,000
Synergy Quantum Academy 250,000.00
Tennessee Charter School Incubator  300,071
The Excel Center 220,000
The GLOBE Academy 30,000
The Intown Academy 220,000
The Loving School 250,000
United Community Center, Inc. 231,000
University Charter High School 30,000
University YES East Academy 250,000
UNO Charter School Network 750,000
Veritas Preparatory Charter School  220,000
Vincent Academy 250,000
Woodmont Charter School -The Bay Area Charter Foundation Inc. 250,000
Zenith Academy East 250,0000
Create Quality Schools Total $71,510,047
   
Improve Existing Schools:  Amount 
Achievement Network, LTD $62,500
Arizona Charter Schools Association (ACSA) 310,000
Charter Board Partners (CBP) 68,200
Colorado League of Charter Schools 150,000
DC Public Charter School Board 601,193
DC Public Education Fund 1,967,871
Denver Center for International Studies at Ford Elementary 300,000
Denver Center for International Studies at Montbello 300,000
Denver Public Schools  (DPS) 376,182
Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) 219,382
Generation Schools Network 20,000
Grant Beacon Middle School 20,000
Green Dot Public Schools 500,600
Green Valley Elementary 300,000
Greenwood K-8 20,000
High Tech Early College 300,000
Hope Christian School 300,000
Illinois Network of Charter Schools   (INCS) 50,000
Indiana Department of Education 25,000
Lena Lovato Archuleta Elementary School 20,000
Lutheran Urban Mission Initiative Inc. 60,000
McGlone Elementary  300,000
National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA) 2,157,000
National Council of La Raza - NCLR 352,640
New Orleans Military/Maritime Academy  (NOMMA) 50,000
New Teacher Project 2,941,239
Noel Community Arts School 300,000
Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) 82,500
Ohio Alliance of Public Charter Schools (OAPCS) 593,184
Teach for America (National) 12,572,500
University of Notre Dame 511,000
West Leadership Academy 20,000
Wisconsin Lutheran College 200,000
Improve Existing Schools Total $26,050,991
   
Research and Evaluation  Amount 
Hoover Institution, Stanford University $374,304
Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) 97,600
University of Arkansas Foundation, Inc. 80,283
University of Notre Dame 250,000
University of Southern California 133,562
University of Washington Foundation -
Center on Reinventing Public Education
54,590
University of Wisconsin - Madison 435,000
Research and Evaluation Total $1,425,339
   
   
K-12 Education Reform and Other Education Grants Total $159,049,864