Start a New Charter School
The 2020 SCSC petition cycle for new start-up charter schools is anticipated to launch in November 2020. Applicants petitioning during the 2020 cycle will be eligible to open, if approved, for the 2021 – 2022 school year.
|October 3, 2019||Petitioner Bootcamp (presentations available here)|
|October 7, 2019||Application Released (more information here)|
|January 17, 2020||Early Feedback registration due (more information here)|
|February 3, 2020||Early Feedback applications due|
|April 10, 2020||Applications due|
*Please note that these dates are subject to change.
All 2020 applications should be completed and submitted from the Fluid Review petition platform (accessed here). Before submitting a petition, 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.
Should you have a disability that prevents online completion of the application, please contact Charter Development Manager Kristen Easterbrook.