The Laws Regarding Student Outreach, Admissions and Lottery Preferences:
Charter law in the area of student outreach and admissions is filled with complex and confusing statutory inconsistencies. The admissions process, especially regarding the application of preferences and the administration of public random drawings, can also be overwhelmingly daunting. This session will critically examine these admissions and outreach requirements and offer viable solutions for meeting your charter school’s goals while maintaining a lawful process.
Proposition 39 and the Implementing Regulations are conveniently condensed into a handy booklet.
to Acquire Facilities Under Prop. 39 (PowerPoint and Audio
presentation)(Sept. 1, 2011)
Charter schools are entitled to reasonably
equivalent facilities from their district. Districts must treat
charter and non-charter school students equitably in the allocation
of facilities. Know your entitlements under the law so you can
negotiate the best facilities solution for your school. If you
are a charter school developer or an operating charter school
(conversion or startup) you can benefit from this online workshop.
We provide tips for submitting a Prop. 39 request, responding
to the District’s offers, and negotiating a facilities
use agreement that protects the charter school’s rights.
Learn to negotiate shared-use agreements, reduce the pro rata
share fees and oversight charge, and to leverage the best agreement
possible for your school. View