June 2017

CCSA Answers: Fire Drill Requirements for Charter Schools

Question: Do the requirements outlined in Education Code 32001, related to fire drills, apply to charter schools? Answer: This can vary depending upon the charter school’s location and legal circumstances. Charter schools are exempt from the school district requirements outlined…

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CCSA Answers: Does AB 2246 Apply to Charter Schools?

Question: Does AB 2246 apply to charter schools? Answer: Yes. In accordance with AB 2246, before the start of the 2017-18 school year, LEAs, including charter public schools, serving grades 7-12, inclusive, must adopt a suicide prevention policy. The policy…

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Free ICT/STEM Workshop Series

The 2016-17 State ICT Project, offered by Placer County Office of Education and funded by the CDE, presents a FREE ICT/STEM Workshop Series. Date and Location: June 23 & 24 at the Fresno County Office of Education June 29 &…

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CCSA Answers: Can a charter school require students to wear a specific uniform?

Question: Can a charter school require students to wear a specific uniform? Answer: Yes, charter schools can require that students wear a specific uniform. However, charter schools may not require parents to pay for the uniform. Paying for a charter…

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CCSA's Spring Business Managers' Meetings Wrap Up This Week

Wondering about the 2017-18 State May Budget Revise and how the state’s financial situation will impact your school? Register to attend CCSA’s final spring Business Managers’ meetings happening this week!

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Last Call: June Regional Meetings (Sacramento, Fresno, San Diego)

Final regional meetings are this week and next in Sacramento, Fresno, and San Diego! Don’t miss this chance to connect with charter leaders in your region and CCSA team members to discuss your local needs and ways to best support your schools.

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State Legislature Acts on Several Bills by Deadline

This week, the state Legislature reaches its deadline to pass bills out of their house of origin. Hundreds of bills have been voted on in both the Assembly and Senate, including a number of bills of interest to charter schools.

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