Lawmakers share conceptual framework for school funding with State Board
Two legislators formed a work group to take a deep dive into Ohio’s approach to school funding to serve as the basis for recommended improvements. READ MORE
Outgoing auditor releases report on charter facility leases
In December, outgoing Auditor of State Dave Yost released a public interest report of charter school facility leases. READ MORE
School absence notification measure signed into law
Outgoing Gov. John Kasich signed legislation (H.B. 66), which included an amendment from a bill known as “Alianna’s Alert” passed by the Ohio Senate April of last year. READ MORE
Ohio ranked 24th
Education Week recently released Quality Counts 2019, assigning Ohio a grade of B- -- slightly above the national average of C+ -- in preparing students for success. READ MORE
State Board of Education: New officers, members
At its January meeting, the State Board of Education elected new officers and welcomed four new appointed members. READ MORE
ODE releases charter annual report
The Ohio Department of Education (ODE) released its 2017-2018 Annual Report on Ohio Community (aka charter) Schools on December 31. READ MORE
Cleveland selected as "Say Yes To Education" City
Cleveland was recently named a “Say Yes To Education” City, providing eligible students with scholarships up to the value of tuition to all public universities, community colleges and Pell-eligible certificate programs in Ohio, as well as to over 100 private colleges and universities. READ MORE
Interested in Changing Sponsors?
Below are links to the Sponsorship Transfer Application. If at any time you have questions, please contact Jennifer Schorr at firstname.lastname@example.org
The following schools sponsored by Buckeye Community Hope Foundation are eligible to apply for renewal of their sponsorship contract set to expire June 30, 2019:
Buckeye Preparatory Academy
Toledo SMART Elementary School dba Toledo SMART Bilingual Elementary School
Renewal applications were sent to the governing authorities of each school via email on September 4, 2018.
Renewal applications are due to be submitted no later than October 15, 2018.
The following link contains the template of the renewal application for eligible schools.
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