Dec
19
2023
BRICK Buffalo Academy Charter School
Buffalo City School District

First Notice – The SUNY Trustees have received the following revision application:

BRICK Buffalo Academy Charter School is located at 30 Rich Street, Buffalo, NY 14211 in the Buffalo City School District and is chartered to serve 162 students in grades K-1 for the 2023-24 school year and growing to serve 486 students in grades K-5 for the 2027-28 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school requests an enrollment decrease to serve 56 students in grades K-1 for the 2023-24 school year and growing to serve 340 students in grades K-5 for the 2027-28 school year.

The SUNY Trustees, or their designees, the SUNY Charter Schools Committee, anticipate consideration of this application as early as January 30, 2024.  The Institute welcomes any comments you may wish to provide.  Please direct any comments or questions to [email protected] with the subject line “BRICK Buffalo Academy Charter School Revision Application.”

Dec
06
2023
Rochester Academy of Science Charter School
Buffalo City School District, Rochester City School District

First Notice – The SUNY Trustees have received the following revision application:

Rochester Academy of Science Charter School, a charter school education corporation authorized by SUNY, located at 150 Floverton Street and 545 Humboldt Street, Rochester, NY 14610 in the Rochester City School District seeks to merge with Buffalo Academy of Science Charter School, a charter school education corporation authorized by the New York State Board of Regents (“Board of Regents”), currently operating two charter schools, Buffalo Academy of Science Charter School and Buffalo Academy of Science Charter School II, located at 190 Franklin Street, Buffalo, NY 14202 and 335 Doat Street, Buffalo, NY 14211 in the Buffalo City School District such that when the merger is approved, Buffalo Academy of Science Charter School would be the successor education corporation under the proposed name “BrightSci Schools.”

The SUNY Trustees, or their designees, the SUNY Charter Schools Committee, anticipate consideration of this application as early as January 30, 2024.  The Institute welcomes any comments you may wish to provide.  Please direct any comments or questions to [email protected] with the subject line “Rochester Academy of Science Charter School Revision Application.”

Nov
14
2023
Success Academy Charter Schools – NYC
Bronx CSD 7

First Notice – The SUNY Trustees have received the following revision applications.

Success Academy Charter Schools – NYC, an education corporation with the authority to operate more than one school requests the following enrollment revisions:

    • Success Academy Charter School – Bronx 5 Lower, located at 604 East 139th Street, Bronx, NY 10454 in CSD 7, is chartered to serve 180 students in grades K-1 for the 2024-25 school year growing to serve 425 students in grades K-3 by the 2026-27 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school requests an enrollment revision to 240 students in grades K-2 for the 2024-25 school year growing to serve 640 students in grades K-4 by the 2026-27 school year.
    • Success Academy Charter School – Bronx 5 Upper, located at 604 East 139th Street, Bronx, NY 10454 in CSD 7, is chartered to serve 140 students in grades 2-4 for the 2024-25 school year growing to serve 725 students in grades K-4 by the 2026-27 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school requests an enrollment revision to serve 180 students in grades 3-5 for the 2024-25 school year growing to serve 525 students in grades K-6 by the 2026-27 school year.

The SUNY Trustees, or their designees, the SUNY Charter Schools Committee, anticipate consideration of these applications as soon as December 13, 2023.  The Institute welcomes any comments you may wish to provide.  Please direct any comments or questions to [email protected] with the subject line “Success Bronx 5 Revision Applications.”

Nov
14
2023
Amber Charter School Kingsbridge
Bronx CSD 10

First Notice – The SUNY Trustees have received the following revision application.

Amber Charter Schools, an education corporation with the authority to operate more than one school, seeks to add an at-risk preference to its admissions policies for the elementary program at Amber Charter School Kingsbridge, located at 3120 Corlear Avenue, Bronx, NY 10463 in Community School District 10, for the 2024-25 school year and beyond providing a preference for students with disabilities entering in grades K-2.

The SUNY Trustees, or their designees, the SUNY Charter Schools Committee, anticipate consideration of this application as soon as December 13, 2023.  The Institute welcomes any comments you may wish to provide.  Please direct any comments or questions to [email protected] with the subject line “Amber Kingsbridge Revision Application.”

Nov
14
2023
Academic Leadership Charter School
Bronx CSD 7

First Notice – The SUNY Trustees have received the following revision application.

Academic Leadership Charter School, located at 677 East 141st Street, Bronx, NY 10454 and 470 Jackson Avenue, Bronx NY 10455 in Community School District 7, is chartered to serve 931 students in grades K-8 by the 2027-28 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school requests an expansion to add a high school program starting in the 2024-25 school year serving 716 students in grades K-10 and growing to serve 928 students in grades K-12 by the 2027-28 school year.

The SUNY Trustees, or their designees, the SUNY Charter Schools Committee, anticipate consideration of this application as soon as January 30, 2024.  The Institute welcomes any comments you may wish to provide.  Please direct any comments or questions to [email protected] with the subject line “Academic Leadership Revision Application.”

Nov
07
2023
KIPP Capital Region Public Charter Schools
Troy City School District

Second Notice – The SUNY Trustees have approved the following renewal application.

KIPP Capital Region Public Charter Schools, an education corporation with the authority to operate more than one school, sought to renew its authority to operate the following school:

  • KIPP Troy Prep Charter School, located at 2 Polk Street, Troy, New York 12180, and 3055 6th Avenue, Troy, New York 12180, in the Troy City School District, and is chartered to serve 751 students in grades K-12 for the 2023-24 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school sought a five-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024. According to the renewal application, the school will expand to serve 1,358 students in grades K-12. The SUNY Trustees: 1) received the renewal application on or about March 17, 2023, and 2) approved the renewal on October 12, 2023.
Nov
07
2023
University Prep Public Charter Schools
Bronx CSD 7

Second Notice – The SUNY Trustees have approved the following renewal applications.

University Prep Public Charter Schools, an education corporation operating more than one charter, sought to renew its charter for five years as well as its authority to operate the following charter schools:

  • University Prep Charter High School is located at 600 Ann’s Avenue, Bronx, NY 10455, in CSD 7 and chartered to serve 450 students in grades 9-12 for the 2023-24 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school sought a five-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024. According to the renewal application, the school will continue to serve 450 students in grades 9- 12.
  • University Prep Charter Middle School is located at 470 Jackson Avenue, Bronx, NY 10455, in CSD 7 and chartered to serve 496 students in grades 5-8 for the 2023- 24 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school sought a five-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024. According to the renewal application, the school will expand to serve 900 students in grades K-8.

The SUNY Trustees: 1) received the renewal applications on or about March 17, 2023, and 2) approved the renewals on October 12, 2023.

Nov
07
2023
Uncommon New York City Charter Schools
Brooklyn CSD 16, Brooklyn CSD 17, Brooklyn CSD 23

Second Notice – The SUNY Trustees have approved the following renewal applications.

Uncommon New York City Charter Schools, an education corporation operating more than one charter, sought to renew its authority to operate the following charter schools:

  • Brownsville Collegiate Charter School is located at 364 Sackman Street, Brooklyn, NY 11212, in CSD 23 and chartered to serve 85 students in grades 6-8 for the 2023-24 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school sought a two-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024, to align its charter with other schools under the education corporation. According to the renewal application, the school will serve 220 students in grades K-4.
  • Excellence Boys Charter School of Bedford Stuyvesant is located at 225 Patchen Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11233, in CSD 16 and chartered to serve 780 students in grades K-8 for the 2023-24 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school sought a two-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024, to align its charter with other schools under the education According to the renewal application, the school will serve 412 students in grades K-8.
  • Excellence Girls Charter School is located at 794 Monroe Street, Brooklyn, NY 11233, 1600 Park Place, Brooklyn, NY 11233, and 1485 Pacific Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216, in CSDs 16 and 17 and chartered to serve 1,585 students in grades K- 12 for the 2023-24 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school sought a two-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024, to align its charter with other schools under the education corporation. According to the renewal application, the school will serve 870 students in grades K-12.

The SUNY Trustees: 1) received the renewal applications on or about March 17, 2023; and 2) approved the renewals on October 12, 2023.

Nov
07
2023
Success Academy Charter Schools – NYC
Bronx CSD 8, Brooklyn CSD 21, Brooklyn CSD 22, Manhattan CSD 5, Manhattan CSD 6, Queens CSD 28, Queens CSD 29

Second Notice – The SUNY Trustees have approved the following renewal applications.

Success Academy Charter Schools – NYC, an education corporation operating more than one charter, sought to renew its authority to operate the following charter schools:

  • Success Academy Charter School – Bensonhurst is located at 99 Avenue P, Brooklyn, NY 11204, in CSD 21 and chartered to serve 445 students in grades K-4 for the 2023-24 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school sought a three-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024, to align its charter with other schools under the education corporation. According to the renewal application, the school will expand to serve 664 students in grades K-4.
  • Success Academy Charter School – Bergen Beach is located at 1420 East 68th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11234, and 3109 Newkirk Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11226, in CSD 22 and chartered to serve 735 students in grades K-8 for the 2023-24 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school sought a threeyear renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024, to align its charter with other schools under the education corporation. According to the renewal application, the school will expand to serve 1,103 students in grades K-8.
  • Success Academy Charter School – Bronx 4 is located at 885 Bolton Avenue, Bronx, New York, NY 10473 in CSD 8 and chartered to serve 445 students in grades K-4 for the 2023-24 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school sought a three-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024, to align its charter with other schools under the education corporation. According to the renewal application, the school will expand to serve 643 students in grades K-4.
  • Success Academy Charter School – Rosedale is located at 147-65 249th Street, Queens, NY 11422 and 109-55 128th Street, Queens, New York 11420 in CSDs 29 and 28 and chartered to serve 1,077 students in grades K-10 for the 2023-24 school year, the final year of the current charter The school sought a three-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024, to align its charter with other schools under the education corporation. According to the renewal application, the school will serve 1,124 students in grades K-8.
  • Success Academy Charter School – Springfield Gardens is located at 132-55 Ridgedale Street, Queens, NY 11413, in CSD 29 and chartered to serve 1,025 students in grades K-8 for the 2023- 24 school year, the final year of the current charter The school sought a three-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024, to align its charter with other schools under the education corporation. According to the renewal application, the school will serve 822 students in grades K-8.
  • Success Academy Charter School – Washington Heights is located at 701 Fort Washington Avenue, New York, NY 10040, and 461 West 131st Street, New York, NY 10027 in CSDs 6 and 5 and chartered to serve 925 students in grades K-6 for the 2023-24 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school sought a three-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024, to align its charter with other schools under the education corporation. According to the renewal application, the school will serve 790 students in grades K-8.

The SUNY Trustees: 1) received the renewal application on or about August 15, 2022, and 2) approved the renewal on October 12, 2023.

Nov
07
2023
Public Prep Charter School Academies
Bronx CSD 12, Bronx CSD 7

Second Notice – The SUNY Trustees have approved the following renewal application.

Public Prep Charter School Academies, an education corporation operating more than one charter, sought to renew its authority to operate the following charter school:

  • Boys Preparatory Charter School of New York is located at 192 East 151st Street, Bronx, NY 10451, and 1160 Beach Avenue, Bronx, NY 10472, in CSDs 7 and 12 and chartered to serve 969 students in grades K-10 for the 2023-24 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school sought a one-year renewal of the charter commencing August 1, 2024, to align its charter with other schools under the education corporation. According to the renewal application, the school will expand to serve 795 students in grades K-11. The SUNY Trustees: 1) received the renewal application on or about March 17, 2023, and 2) approved the renewal on October 12, 2023.