Established in 2002, FAME Public Charter School provides free public school education to its students. Located in Newark, Calif., it offers both site-based and independent study instruction with distinct programs. The school provides a range of programs to serve a diverse population of students with differing academic needs. Its programs are available in the areas of English literature, history, math, science, art and a foreign language. Fame Public Charter School is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and is authorized by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors.