Charter School Office

Actions Taken by the Board of Regents - 2018

January 2018

During its January 22-23, 2018 meeting, the Board of Regents approved four charter renewals and one charter revision.  The items presented to the P-12 Committee and acted on by the Full Board are available here.

Charter Renewals (Authorized by the Board of Regents)

  • Charter School of Educational Excellence (Five-Year Renewal)
  • Great Oaks Charter School (Four-Year Renewal)
  • Harlem Hebrew Language Academy Charter School (Four-Year Renewal and Enrollment Expansion)
  • Utica Academy of Science Charter School (Five-Year Renewal and Enrollment Expansion)

Charter Revision (Authorized by the Board of Regents)

  • Charter School of Educational Excellence (Increase in Maximum Enrollment)

February 2018

During its February 12-13, 2018 meeting, the Board of Regents approved three Board of Regents (BOR) charter renewals, three NYC Department of Education (NYCDOE) renewals, and three NYCDOE charter revisions.  The items presented to the P-12 Education Committee and acted on by the Full Board is available at:  http://www.regents.nysed.gov/meetings/2018/2018-02/p-12-education.

Charter Renewals (Authorized by the NYCDOE)

  • Hyde Leadership Charter School - Brooklyn (Five-Year Renewal and a Middle School Expansion)
  • South Bronx Charter School for International Cultures and the Arts (Five-Year Renewal and a Middle School Expansion)

Charter Revisions (Authorized by the NYCDOE)

  • New Heights Academy Charter school
  • New York French American Charter School

Charter Renewals (Authorized by the Board of Regents)

  • Brighter Choice Charter School for Boys (Short-Term, Three-Year Renewal)
  • Brighter Choice Charter School for Girls (Short-Term, Three-Year Renewal)
  • New American Academy Charter School (Short-Term, Two-Year Renewal with a Corrective Action Plan for Academics and Governance)

Upcoming 2018 Regents Meeting Dates:

March 12-13, 2018

April 9-10, 2018

May 7-8, 2018

June 11-12, 2018

July 16-17, 2018

August 2018 -- No meeting

September 17-18, 2018

October 15-16, 2018

November 5-6, 2018

December 10-11, 2018

To view the full items acted on by the Board of Regents, visit the Board of Regents website.



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Last Updated: February 22, 2018