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CCSA Answers: How Nonclassroom-Based Schools Apply for Funding Determination

Question: How do nonclassroom-based charter schools apply for a funding determination? Answer: A nonclassroom-based charter school (NCB) must request a funding determination with the CDE to be eligible for funding for its NCB ADA, in accordance with Education Code sections…

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CCSA Answers: Preparing for and Responding to a Crisis

Learn how your school can prepare for and respond to a crisis like the wildfires currently burning across the state.

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CCSA Answers: Receiving Credit for Emergency Days When Determining ADA

Wildfires throughout California have led to emergency closures at some charter schools. Learn how you can receive credit for emergency days when determining average daily attendance.

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Don't Miss CCSA's Upcoming HR Workshop!

Charter school leaders are encouraged to participate in this in-person workshop to learn about essential elements needed to build a strong HR framework for a charter school’s success. You will learn valuable practical tips and receive an update on the…

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CPR - Charter Professional Roundtables for Employee Benefits

Learn from medical, dental and volunteer carriers’ perspectives what we can do to make the most of your benefit programs as charter school organizations! We want to help bridge the gap around benefits between charter schools, teachers & team members…

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CCSA Answers: AB 2601 and Charter Schools

Question: What are the new requirements for charter schools under AB 2601: Pupil instruction: sexual health education: charter schools? Answer: AB 2601: Pupil instruction: sexual health education: charter schools extends California’s sexual health education law, The California Healthy Youth Act,…

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CCSA Answers: Counting a Current Teacher Salary toward the Local Solutions Grant Funding Matching Requirement

Question: Our charter school is planning to apply for Local Solutions Grant funding. If a Local Solutions grant participant is currently employed at our school, can we count their current salary toward the matching funds requirement? Answer: Charter schools can…

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CCSACon: Spooky Savings For Conference

CCSA is happy to offer the Early Bird registration rate until November 30th for the 26th CCSA Annual Conference taking place March 11-14, 2019 in Sacramento. Set yourself up to experience the charter movement at its best with informative sessions,…

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CCSA Answers: Establish an SSC or SPSA

Question: Do charter schools have to establish an SSC or SPSA? Answer: AB716: Public elementary and secondary schools: consolidated applications for funding: school plans for student achievement: school site councils, creates new flexibilities for charter schools. Beginning on January 1,…

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CCSA Answers: The 1% Threshold and Justification Form

Question: Must charter public schools complete the 1 Percent Threshold and Justification Form? Answer: Yes, the 1 Percent Threshold Justification form complies with the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) regulations. ESSA requires local educational agencies to notify the CDE if…

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