Propel is a not-for-profit charter school organization, founded to bring new, high performance schooling options to Western Pennsylvania families. Propel operates its eleven schools as a regional federation, a new kind of non-geographic district, that blends the most effective elements of current school district governance with the innovative potential and entrepreneurial spirit of small, independent schools.
Propel schools are not alternative schools or alternative placements. Propel’s schools are public schools of choice. Families choose to enroll their children because they believe the school is right for their child and children are welcomed regardless of ability or disability, race, religion or national origin.
Propel’s charter schools are located in and around Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. All of Propel’s eleven schools are located in Allegheny County: