The new school application is used for founding teams seeking to open a new charter school. Contact Janet Dinnen (JanetDinnen@csi.state.co.us) for more information.
Prospective applicants should plan to attend an orientation with CSI staff prior to submitting a Letter of Intent.
New School Application Timelines
|Key Process Steps||Fall 2019 Cycle||Spring 2020 Cycle|
|Letter of Intent Due||Jul 12, 2019||Feb 28, 2020|
|Application Due||Aug 1, 2019||Mar 27, 2020|
|Applicant to Host Geographic Meeting||Aug-Sep 2019||Apr-May 2020|
|Applicant Presentation to CSI Board’s Performance Management Committee||Sep 10, 2019||May 12, 2020|
|Applicant Interview with CSI Review Team||Aug-Sep 2019||Apr-May 2020|
|CSI Staff Recommendation to CSI Board’s Performance Management Committee||Oct 8, 2019||Jun 9, 2020|
|CSI Board Vote (at CSI Board’s Colorado Springs Regional Meeting)||Oct 15, 2019||Jun 16, 2020|