New York, New York - The SUNY Board of Trustees’ Charter Schools Committee (“Committee”), acting on behalf of the full SUNY Board of Trustees and upon the recommendation of the SUNY Charter Schools Institute (“Institute”), yesterday approved an application for Buffalo Creek Charter School as well as resolutions to renew 9 SUNY authorized charter [...]
SUNY Authorized Charter Schools outperform the state in both ELA and mathematics by 14% and 20% respectively
As the New York State Education Department released the 2019 ELA and math assessment results for grades 3-8, the SUNY Charter Schools Institute is proud to share the strong accomplishments of SUNY authorized charter schools. When compared to their local school districts, over 88% of SUNY authorized charter schools outperformed their local district in ELA, [...]
Final Notice - the application for a new charter school has been approved by operation of law. Click Here.
Final Determinations for New York Proposals Submitted in Response to the 2019 RFP Round 1 Spring Cycle
Upon recommendation of the SUNY Charter Schools Institute, the SUNY Board of Trustees’ Charter Schools Committee (the “Committee”), acting on behalf of the full SUNY Board of Trustees, approved resolutions to approve 13 new charter schools. To view the public list of applications received with final determinations, Click Here.
The SUNY Charter Schools Institute (the “Institute”) has completed its initial review of new charter school applications submitted in response to the 2019 SUNY Request for Proposals Round 2 Spring Cycle (Outside NYC), which were due on February 25, 2019. The updated public list includes information about applications that based on this initial review met minimum [...]
The State University of New York Board of Trustees (“SUNY Trustees”), in its capacity as a charter authorizer, has received proposals in response to the 2019 SUNY Request for Proposals Round 1 Spring Cycle. The deadline for this round of applications was February 25, 2019. The public list indicates only receipt of a proposal. Inclusion [...]
Second Notice - SUNY has approved the application for charter renewal. Click Here.
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 [...]
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.
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 [...]