Charter News

Jun
05
2014
Renewal Financial Template
As part of the charter renewal process, SUNY authorized charter schools must submit financial information using the appropriate template.  Template: Renewal – Five Year Budget Outlook
Jun
05
2014
Annual Budgets, Quarterly Reports and Audits
SUNY authorized charter schools must submit an annual budget, quarterly reports and annual audited financial statements. Guidance: Instructions for Annual Budgets, Quarterly Reports and Audit Submission Templates: 2018-19 Annual Budget & Quarterly ...
Jun
05
2014
Annual Report
The Annual Report is required by statute and governed by regulations promulgated by the State Education Department. Guidance is available through the New York State Education Department.  Charter School Annual Report Guidelines  
Jun
05
2014
Accountability Plan Progress Report
As part of annual reporting requirements, each SUNY authorized charter school must submit an Accountability Plan Progress Report using the progress report template.  Schools must also use the data correction template to report data inaccuracies or ...
Jun
05
2014
SUNY Renewal Benchmarks
The SUNY Renewal Benchmarks provide a framework for the Institute to gather and evaluate evidence to determine whether a school has made an adequate case for renewal. In addition, the Benchmarks provide schools with a guide to understanding the ...
Jun
04
2014
Complaint Policy Guidance
The charter agreement for all SUNY authorized charter schools requires that the school board of trustees must implement a policy to receive and handle any complaints. The Complaints and the Charter Schools Act document provides guidance to schools for how ...
Jun
04
2014
SUNY Trustees Approve Seven New Charter Schools
Institute News
Seven new charter schools were approved by the SUNY Board of Trustees Charter Schools Committee. Six are located in New York City and one in Elmira.  SUNY Charter Schools Institute Press Release and final Public List for the January 2014 RFP Spring ...
Jun
04
2014
Final Public List from Spring Cycle
Final Public List for the January 2014 Request for Proposals (RFP) Spring Cycle. 
Jun
04
2014
Charter Renewal Handbook
The Renewal Handbook is a comprehensive resource for SUNY authorized charter schools, compiling the information needed as they plan for, and apply to, the Board of Trustees of the State University of New York for renewal. 2014 Charter Renewal Handbook
Jun
03
2014
Criminal Background Checks and Fingerprinting
Charter school education corporations have an ongoing obligation to clear all employees prior to employment by means of a fingerprint-supported criminal background check through the New York State Education Department’s Office of School Personnel ...