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The latest news, information, and press releases from the Charter Schools Institute

11 02, 2019

SUNY Trustees Renew Seven Charter Schools

2019-02-11T13:59:31+00:00February 11th, 2019|News|

New York – Upon recommendation of the SUNY Charter Schools Institute, the SUNY Board of Trustees’ Charter Schools Committee (“Committee”), acting on behalf of the full SUNY Board of Trustees, today approved 7 resolutions to renew 7 charter schools. To view the press release, click here.

12 12, 2018

SUNY Releases Final 2019 RFP

2019-01-02T12:57:41+00:00December 12th, 2018|2019 Request for Proposals - Round 1 "Spring Cycle", Uncategorized, News|

The SUNY Charter Schools Institute (“Institute”) announces the release of the 2019 SUNY Request for Proposals (“RFP”) to open new charter schools in New York State, including New York City.  The New York Charter Schools Act of 1998 (as amended, the “Act”) requires New York's charter authorizers to solicit applications to establish new charter schools [...]

16 11, 2018

SUNY Releases 2019 RFP Draft for Comment

2018-11-16T14:37:27+00:00November 16th, 2018|2019 Request for Proposals - Round 1 "Spring Cycle", News|

The SUNY Charter Schools Institute, on behalf of the SUNY Board of Trustees, is pleased to announce the release of the Draft 2019 SUNY Request for Proposals ("RFP") to establish new charter schools, and for existing education corporations to operate additional schools. The Charter Schools Act of 1998 (as amended) requires SUNY to accept charter [...]

18 10, 2018

SUNY Trustees Approve Four Applications for New Charter Schools and Renew Two Charter Schools

2018-10-18T14:24:33+00:00October 18th, 2018|Uncategorized, News|

Upon recommendation of the SUNY Charter Schools Institute, the SUNY Board of Trustees’ Charter Schools Committee (“Committee”), acting on behalf of the full SUNY Board of Trustees, today approved 4 resolutions to approve 4 new charter schools and 2 resolutions to renew 2 charter schools. To view the press release, click here.    

12 09, 2018

APPR Submission Deadline Update

2018-09-26T14:20:52+00:00September 12th, 2018|News|

This year, the New York State Education Department (“NYSED”) significantly delayed the release of the aggregated 3rd through 8th grade assessment results in English language arts and mathematics. Each year, SUNY authorized charter schools rely on this public release of data to complete the required Accountability Plan Progress Report (“APPR”), typically due on September 15.  (This [...]

8 08, 2018

All Schools: Register for Epicenter Training and Request User Account Setup Now!

2018-12-08T11:20:21+00:00August 8th, 2018|Uncategorized, News|

As we prepare for the 2018 – 2019 school year, the Institute strives to streamline existing processes and optimize time-saving strategies.  Over the past several months we have been working with the National Charter Institute to develop Epicenter, a cloud-based system that will streamline managing compliance and submissions to the Institute. Schools will provide all [...]

15 06, 2018

Teach for America’s Schools to Learn From Program: 2018 Application Now Open

2018-06-15T09:12:45+00:00June 15th, 2018|News|

Teach For America’s Schools To Learn From program highlights five schools each year that are delivering an excellent education for students. These schools share best practices with educators and school leaders across the country throughout the school year. The 2018 application is now open. For more information or to apply, please click here.

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