2013-2014 Public Charter School Start-Up Grant Program

  The following applicants have been preliminarily selected to receive a grant for the 2013-2014 Public Charter School (PCS) Start-Up Grant Program.

  The purpose of the 2013-2014 PCS Start-Up Grant Program is to increase national understanding of charter schools. The 2013-2014 PCS Start-Up Grant Program supports the federal purpose with the following goals:

         1.     Expanding the number of high-quality charter schools available to students; and

         2.     Providing financial assistance for the planning, program design, and initial implementation of charter schools.

Grant Period:

July 1, 2013 – September 30, 2014

List of Awardees:

Ben Yehuda Academy - Eleanor Kolitz Hebrew Language Academy

Grand Prairie ISD – Collegiate Academy Charter

Great Hearts America-Texas – Great Hearts Academy-San Antonio

Houston Gateway Academy, Inc. – Coral

Royal ISD – Royal Academic Academy

The Pro-Vision Academy

Village Tech Schools – Village Tech


Annie Molina (Funding)
Division of Grants Administration
(512) 463-8525 

Arnold Alaniz (Program)
Division of Charter School Administration
(512) 463-9575