Charter School Applicants

Several types of charter schools operate in the state of Texas. State-authorized charter schools include Open-Enrollment Charter Schools and College and University Charter Schools.  Entities interested in applying for a state-authorized charter school will select one of the following categories: New Operators, Experienced Operators, or College & University Operators.  Information on district-authorized charters can be found on our Campus Charter page.
 

New Operators: eligible entities that have not operated a charter school before, seeking a state-authorized charter under TEC Chapter 12, Subchapter D

Experienced Operators: eligible entities with a history of operating a high-quality charter school(s) under a different authorizer and that are seeking a state-authorized charter under TEC Chapter 12, Subchapter D.

College & University Operators: eligible entities associated with a Texas college or university and are seeking a state-authorized charter under TEC Chapter 12, Subchapter E

Charter School Program Start-Up Grants

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Public Meeting Calendar

Public Meeting Calendar

Opportunity Zone Locator

Opportunity Zone Locator

Charter School Governance

Charter School Governance

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