Petitioner Resources

Early Feedback Program

For the 2020 Petition Cycle, the SCSC is continuing its Early Feedback Program which allows petitioners an opportunity to receive feedback from the SCSC before submitting an “official” petition prior to the April 10, 2020 application deadline.

To learn more and enroll, review the Early Feedback Program overview and registration below. The deadline for registering in the Early Feedback Program is January 17, 2020.

SCSC Early Feedback Program Information


Petitioner Webinars

2020 Petition Overview and Fluid Review Introduction 

Thursday, October 17, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST

Click here to view the recording.

Funding and Budget Template Overview 

Thursday, October 24, 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST

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Petitioner Boot Camp

October 3, 2019 - Georgia Tech Global Learning Center

The Petitioner Boot Camp prepares potential petitioners for the SCSC charter petition process. Attendees will learn what goes into a successful charter petition, with a specific focus on timeline, legal requirements, board governance, financial controls, and budget preparation. Attendees will also hear directly from existing state charter schools and have the opportunity to ask questions of existing schools and SCSC staff.

2019 Petitioner Boot Camp Presentations