Charter Schools

Tools & Resources for Charter Schools

NYSED Resources

The New York State Education Department (NYSED) Charter Office provides many helpful resources for charter school leaders. Click here to visit the office’s homepage.

Special Populations Enrollment and Retention Targets

Visit the NYSED website for information and calculators.

Requirements and Process for Charter Revisions

Review a memo from the Board of Regents.


Charter Schools Legal References

Charter Schools are subject to a variety of state and federal laws and regulations. For your convenience, we’ve provided links to the following:

NYS Charter School Law as amended in 2010

New York State Education Law

New York Open Meetings Law

New York Nonprofit Law

New York General Municipal Law

Federal IDEA Statute

Federal IDEA Regulations