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May 11, 2021 School Board Meeting
Title
2020-2021 Charter School Application Recommended for Approval
Meeting Date(s)
Information - 04/27/2021
Public Hearing - 05/11/2021
Consent Type
With Prior Information
Discussion

Brevard Public Schools received one (1) application for a charter school to become operational in the 22-23 school year; Florida High School for Accelerated Learning - Brevard. In accordance with Section 1002.33 F.S., a sponsor shall by majority vote approve or deny an application no later than ninety (90) days after the application was received by the district.  The charter applicant granted the district a  (30) day extension to conduct a "quality" charter application review.  The application was available to the review team via an electronic document system, Charter Tools, for evaluation.   The founding board of the Florida High School for Accelerated Learning - Brevard was required to present during the School Board workshop on March 9, 2021, as well as interviewing with the review team on March 26, 2021. After completing a thorough review of the application, utilizing the Florida Deparment of Education (FLDOE) evaluation instrument, it is recommended to approve the application for Florida High School for Accelerated Learning - Brevard.  The summary and supporting documents are attached to the board agenda item.

Recommendation

Hold a public hearing and approve the charter application for Florida High School for Accelerated Learning - Brevard..

Authority for Action
Florida Statute 1002.33
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No
Source of Funding

Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds
Financial Impact
FY Amount Budgeted Fund Cost Center Project Function Object Program
                 
Legal Counsel Review
No
Contact
Stephanie Archer Director - Open Enrollment, Charters & District Title IX Coordinator
Attachments
FHSAL - Brevard - COMPLETE APPLICATION.pdf
FL High School for Accelerated Learning - Application Evaluation.pdf
Agenda Plus