Vision and Mission
Our vision is to cultivate innovative, high-quality learning opportunities for Texas students. We are driven to empower the charter community through leadership, guidance, and support.
Visit The Network (outside source) to register for the 1st Annual Virtual Charter School Summer Summit.
Generation Twenty-Six Capacity Interviews
The Texas Education Agency held capacity interviews for the Generation Twenty-Six open-enrollment charter applicants who qualified by receiving an average required score of 85% or higher during external evaluations the week of May 10th. The commissioner of education will announce the charters which he is proposing to award by May 28th. The proposed charters will then go before the State Board of Education at their June meeting. Recordings of the interviews are available via the TEA livestream page. To find a particular interview, please review the schedule (PDF, 123 KB) and use the "Past Meetings" option to find the recording To review the applications, please visit our Portfolio page.
Expansion Amendment Window Closed
The extended submission deadline for the expansion amendment requests for the 2020-2021 school year has closed. For more information about the amendment process, please visit the Amendments page or contact email@example.com.
COVID-19 Guidance for Charter Schools
The TEA has sent guidance specific to charter schools (PDF, 73 KB) to supplement existing information on COVID-19. This guidance covers topics such as waivers for missed days, establishment of remote learning opportunities, suspension of operations, and funding. Additional guidance may also be found on the TEA's COVID-19 support and guidance page.
Charter Locator Map
Our map page provides a link to the current application. Please update any bookmarks you have for the map page.
Portfolio Page Reminder
Website viewers can now view approved charter amendments and geographic boundaries for each charter on the Portfolio page.
Charter School Authorizing and Administration Division
Phone (512) 463-9575
If you have questions about amendments and charter revisions, email the Charter Amendments inbox.
If you have questions about the application process, email the Charter Application inbox.
If you are a charter school that needs assistance with AskTED, email the Charter AskTED inbox.