Instructions how to submit application: Five hard copies of the application must be submitted to Benita Young at the district office according to timeline.
District Charter Application Process: By August 5th, each local district is required by law to start their district charter school application process. Districts must use the common district charter school application found on the Department's district charter webpage. The Department has created a manual and a walkthrough PowerPoint that will guide district leaders through the steps required to set up a district charter application process.
Districts with questions regarding the district charter application process should contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Conversion of an existing school to a Type III Charter School will require a favorable vote of the faculty and parents.
NOTE ABOUT APPEALS: Applicants that are not successful in the district charter application process may appeal directly to the state for authorization. Applicants may also appeal to the state if the district does not properly conduct the district charter application process. Applicants with questions about the appeals process should contact email@example.com