2019 Start-Up Charter School Application Cycle

The 2019 SCSC petition cycle for new start-up charter schools will launch in December 2018. Applicants petitioning during the 2019 cycle will be eligible to open, if approved, for the 2020 – 2021 school year.

Important Dates

October 30, 2018 – Petitioner Bootcamp (Register via the SCSC website)
November 2018 – Application Released
January 18, 2019 – Early Feedback registration due (more information on the SCSC Early Feedback program available here)
February 1, 2019 – Early Feedback applications due
April 12, 2019 – Applications due


Interested groups should review the FAQs, SCSC Guidance and Comprehensive Performance Framework (CPF) pages for more information and to become familiar with SCSC standards and expectations.