Our Mission

The Cleveland Transformation Alliance is a public-private partnership dedicated to growing a portfolio of quality district and charter schools. The Alliance works to ensure every child in Cleveland can attend a quality school, and every neighborhood has great schools from which families can choose.

February 2017 Report to the Community

Click here to download the 2017 Report to the Community on the implementation and impact of Cleveland’s Plan for Transforming Schools.

Full 2017 Report


Full 2016 Report

2016 Executive Summary

Full 2015 Report

2015 Executive Summary


About Us

Cleveland’s Plan for Transforming Schools outlines four work roles for the Transformation Alliance:


Assess the quality of all district and charter schools in Cleveland.

The Alliance reports on school quality using state and local measures, and publishes an annual School Quality Guide for families and the community. This interactive website includes all the information from the Guide and more.


Communicate to families about quality school options in Cleveland.

The Alliance empowers families to make informed choices through regular communications about school quality and its annual “report card” on all public schools in Cleveland.


Ensure fidelity to the citywide education plan — The Cleveland Plan​. 

Assess and report on the impact and implementation of the Cleveland Plan.


Monitor charter sector quality and growth.

The Alliance works to ensure new and existing public charter schools in Cleveland reflect quality educational standards.

Download the Cleveland Plan & Legislation Download the Cleveland Plan Executive Summary