For Schools


This page will provide current schools with local, state and federal resources in order to successfully meet all necessary requirements.

      Resources


      2023 SPCSA Revolving Loan Application

       

       

      Spring Cycle

      Fall Cycle

      Application Window Opens

      January 1

      July 1

      Application Window Closes (Deadline)

      March 15

      October 15

      Board Meeting for Possible Action

      May/June board meeting

      December/January board meeting

      Interim Finance Committee Hearing

      1st meeting after SPCSA Board Meeting

      1st meeting after SPCSA Board Meeting

      Funds Released

      As early as June

      As early as February

       

       

      Amendments

       

      Spring Cycle

      Fall Cycle

      Notice of Intent to submit Request for Charter Amendment (RFA)

      Due No Later Than March 1

      Due No Later Than Sept.1

      Request For Amendment (RFA)

      Due between April 1 - 15

      Due between October 1 - 15

      Tentative Board Meetings for Possible Action

      June board meeting

      December or January board meeting

      After the Notice of Intent due date, Request For Amendment Application documents below are only for schools wishing to prepare for the next open application cycle as shown above.

       

      Assessment and Accountability

      Operation Resources

      Pre-Opening Process for New Schools

      Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (refer to 29 U.S.C. 794d)

      Congress significantly strengthened Section 508 in the Workforce Investment Act of 1998. Its primary purpose is to provide access to and use of Federal executive agencies’ electronic and information technology (ICT) by individuals with disabilities. Compliance with Section 508 is mandatory for all entities receiving federal funds--including the SPCSA and its charters.

      Conflict of Interest Policies

          Renewal


          Renewal Application

          Charter Renewal Timeline
          Authority-provided Renewal Report:
          Sent to School by June 30
          Letter of Intent to submit for renewal:
          Due September 1
          Charter Renewal Application:
          Due Between October 1 – 15

            Accountability


            State Public Charter School Authority Performance Framework

            SPCSA Academic Performance Framework

            State Public Charter School Authority Framework Orientation

            SPCSA Financial Performance Framework

            SPCSA Organizational Framework

            Nevada Department of Education Accountability

            Site Evaluation Information

              Federal and State Programs


              SPCSA Risk-based Monitoring

              The SPCSA is required to conduct a risk assessment and provide appropriate risk-tier level monitoring as a requirement of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR.) 

                Title I

                Title IIa

                Title III, English Learners (ELL)

                Special Education

                McKinney-Vento Act