The SUNY Charter Schools uses a Request for Proposals (RFP) to solicit proposals to establish SUNY authorized charter schools. The Institute may hold more than one round seeking proposals for each RFP.

2022 Timeline

01/05/22
Request for Proposals
01/20/22
Final RFP Issued
02/08/22
Intent to Apply Form
02/22/22
Proposals Due
June 2022
Meeting of the SUNY Trustees Charter School Committee
Fall 2023
Earliest Approved Opening Date

2022 Proposals

School District Proposal Status
BRICK Buffalo Academy Charter School Buffalo City School District Received
Green Tech Rochester Elementary School Rochester City School District Withdrawn
Rochester Sports Academy Rochester City School District Withdrawn

2022 Updates

04
Mar-2022
Requests For Proposals

The SUNY Charter Schools Institute (the “Institute”), on behalf of the State University of New York Board of Trustees (the “SUNY Trustees”), in its capacity as a charter authorizer, has received the following applications in response to the February cycle of the 2022 SUNY Request for Proposals (“RFP”) by the February 22, 2022 deadline.  A proposed charter’s appearance on the list below does not indicate that the SUNY Trustees have approved or will approve the proposed charter.

The following application did not meet the minimum eligibility requirements of the 2022 RFP. Therefore, the Institute will not consider the application.

 

 

20
Jan-2022
Requests For Proposals

The SUNY Charter Schools Institute (the “Institute”) announces the release of the 2022 SUNY Request for Proposals (RFP) to open new charter schools in New York State. 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 by way of a Request for Proposals process. The statute also mandates that SUNY issue a draft RFP for public comments prior to issuing the RFP. The Institute did not receive any public comments on the draft 2022 RFP.

05
Jan-2022
Requests For Proposals

The SUNY Charter Schools Institute (the “Institute”) announces the release of the draft of the 2022 SUNY Request for Proposals (“RFP”) to open new charter schools in New York State. 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 by way of a Request for Proposals process. The statute also mandates that SUNY issue a draft RFP for public comments prior to issuing the RFP.

The Institute will accept comments via email to: [email protected] through 5 P.M. on January 19, 2022.

Download: 2022 SUNY Request for Proposals (RFP)_Draft for Comment