October 2018

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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Bob Coontz-CharterSAFE Safety Grant

Does your team have an innovative approach to risk management? Are you a CharterSAFE member? Apply for CharterSAFE’s second-annual Bob Coontz-CharterSAFE Safety Grant Program. Designed to amplify creative school-based projects in loss control and related hazards, grant awards range from…

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CCSA's Governance Academies Conclude this Week!

Back by popular demand, the California Charter Schools Association is bringing back our Governance Academy, offered in partnership with Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch, LLP (San Diego and Los Angeles), and Young, Minney and Corr, LLP (Bay Area and Sacramento)….

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CCSA Answers: Differences for Charter Public Schools When Completing the California Dashboard Local Indicators

QUESTION: What are the differences for charter public schools when completing the California Dashboard Local Indicators? ANSWER: Charter public schools must complete local indicators just like traditional public schools. If they do not complete the self-reflection tool and finalize their…

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