Charter School Office

Informational Webinar

Informational Webinar
For New Charter School Applicant Groups Seeking to Establish a Charter School Authorized by the New York State Board of Regents

Thank you for joining our Informational Webinar on January 31st, 2018! We hope you enjoyed it, and gained insight on what the application process is like when seeking to establish a charter school authorized by the Board of Regents.

For those who couldn't join us, the webinar and the slideshow have been posted below. Applicants are encouraged to review the 2018 Final RFP and Application Kit and related application materials prior to viewing the slideshow.

  • The webinar is available for you to view by following this link. (Please note, you may be prompted to install an extension prior to viewing this recording.)
  • The slideshow is available to view by clicking here. .PDF file

Based on applicant questions from previous years, please feel free to review the Frequently Asked Questions .PDF file (FAQ) and submit additional questions to New questions raised prior to and during the session will be incorporated into the FAQ and reposted when it is available. Please check back shortly.

2018 Application Cycle

Submission Rounds

Letter of Intent Due

Full Application Due

Regents Action

Round 1 Application Cycle

February 8

March 14

June 11-12

Round 2 Application Cycle

July 9

August 16

November 5-6


Looking forward to working with you!

David Frank, Executive Director
Vickie Smith, New Schools Coordinator
NYSED Charter School Office

To view the full Informational Webinar Flyer, please click here. .PDF file

Last Updated: February 16, 2018