Accountability Update: Proposed Charter Contract Extension

The SCSC plans to recommend extending all charter contract terms by one year. This extension will apply to all state charter school contract terms with the exception of schools that:

Majority of State Charter Schools Meet SCSC Performance Standards

A majority of state charter schools met performance standards in each section of the SCSC CPF in the 2018-19 school year. Additionally, the percent of state charter schools meeting performance standards increased from the 2017-18 to the 2018-19 school year. 

Majority of State Charter Schools Outperform on CCRPI Measures

2019 CCRPI

Comprehensive Performance Framework Updates 2019

Proposed Amendments

Statement from the State Charter Schools Commission on Georgia Cyber Academy and K12 Inc.

SCSC statement on GCA and K12

State Charter Schools Commission Appoints Lauren Holcomb as New Executive Director

July 18, 2019

Facilities Study Finds Georgia Charter Schools Pay a Premium For Less Adequate Space

ATLANTA – A newly released study of Georgia’s charter school facility and financing environment finds that Georgia charter schools pay more than their traditional district school and national charter school counterparts for less adequate facilities.

State Charter Schools Commission Announces Leadership Change

ATLANTA - The State Charter Schools Commission of Georgia (SCSC) announced today that Executive Director Dr. Bonnie Holliday will join the Georgia Charter Schools Association (GCSA) as Executive Vice President for Policy and External Relations beginning January 14.

State Charter Schools Commission Approves Spring Creek Charter Academy Petition

Replication of highly-successful Pataula Charter Academy to open in the 2019-20 school year.


Commission has voluntarily returned nearly $16 million to state charter schools since its establishment in 2013.