Affiliated Charter School Petition Information

  • UPDATE: PLEASE NOTE, APPLICABLE MATERIALS IN THIS SECTION ARE BEING UPDATED FOR THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR. PLEASE CHECK BACK REGULARLY. THANK YOU.
     
    To submit a new affiliated charter school application in 2019-20, please use the new affiliated petition template.
     
    New Affiliated Petition Template 2019-20 - Revised 10-15-19 – Currently Under Revision
     
    Please see the "New Independent Petition Application Guide 2019-20" for additional guidance regarding formatting and the contents of Elements 1-3. The guide can be found on the New Independent Petition Application Information page.
     
    Be mindful of the target windows for petition submission, as outlined in the following document:

    Due to the global health crisis, there are restrictions on visitors’ access to the Beaudry building and additional operational adjustments that are taking place.

    Target Windows for Petition Submission 2020-21 - Revised 08-26-20

    Additional documentation you will need are below.
     
    Affiliated Charter School Petition Intake Checklist Rev 11-25-19 – Currently Under Revision
    Affiliated Charter School Guide (New) Rev 11-25-19 – Currently Under Revision
    Letter of Intent 2019-2020 – Currently Under Revision
     
    Bulletin 5439.0, Affiliated Charter Schools is under review. For information about Affiliated Charter Schools refer to the “gray” District Required Language within the Affiliated petition template on the website.
     
    Once you have completely addressed every section of the petition, you may call the Charter Schools Division at (213) 241-0399 to schedule a petition intake appointment.  For any additional questions about submitting a petition for an affiliated charter school, please call the number above, or email us at charterschools@lausd.net.