Grade Band Policy

Article I


The purpose of this grade band policy is to ensure that the State Charter Schools Commission of
Georgia (SCSC) approves start-up, replication, and expansion charter applications in a manner that
promotes transparency and educational continuity.

Article II


The SCSC will not approve start-up, replication, or expansion applications that propose partial
grade bands. This policy shall not constrain any school from serving partial grade bands in
accordance with its proposed enrollment plans.

Adopted by the SCSC on September 29, 2021.

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