MCS Charter Application

 

Monroe City School Board 2021 District Charter School Application Process
for Schools Opening in the 2023-2024 School Year or Beyond

Forms and Information Needed for Submission of a Type 1 or Type 3 Charter School Proposal

Charter application rules

 

I. Charter School Application

Applicants should complete the 2021 Common Charter School Application found here

Applicants should complete the appropriate application based on whether or not they are a New Charter Operator, an Experienced Charter Operator or an applicant proposing to open a Virtual Charter School.

II. Charter School Process Schedule

  • December 1, 2021: Charter application released
     
  • December 10, 2021: Deadline for districts to post all required information to their websites
     
  • January 28, 2022: Applications due
    Applicants should email all application components to brent.vidrine@mcschools.net.
     
  • April 15, 2022: Last day for Monroe City School Board to make decisions to approve or deny charter applications

III. Charter Application Review Process

All charter applications will be reviewed by an independent evaluator with educational, organizational, legal, and financial expertise.  Applicants will have the opportunity to provide to the evaluator a written response to the independent evaluation of their charter application before the evaluator provides a final recommendation to Monroe City School Board.

IV. Charter School Contact Information

Individuals or organizations with questions about the district's charter application process should contact:

Dr. Brent Vidrine, Superintendent
brent.vidrine@mcschools.net
(318) 325-0601

  Posted December 7, 2021