Charter School Office

Law, Regulations & Current Memos

Education Law Article 56 -New York State Charter School Statute 

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Key Charter School Memos- 2018:

April 2018:
College Counseling and Access for Youth Experiencing Homelessness PDF Document
Employee Fingerprint Clearances PDF Document
English Language Learners/Multilingual Learners Student Counts for Title III PDF Document
Expiring Initial and Professional Certificate Holders PDF Document
Feminine Hygiene Products in Schools PDF Document
Group III NYS School Report Card PDF Document

May 2018:
Commissioner's Regulations on Health Education PDF Document
NYS School Report Card PDF Document
SIRS Data Reporting Requirements PDF Document

June 2018:
Annual Verification of Contact Information in SEDREF PDF Document

September 2018:

BEDS Online - Fall 2018 PDF Document


Key Charter School Memos- 2017:

October 2017:
Yearly Fire Inspection in NYC and Rest of State PDF Document

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