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Charter School Legal Guidance and Resources

New York State’s law on charter schools changed in important ways in the last five years. We have created a black-lined version of the Act that visually emphasizes the new provisions in a more legible format.

The Charter Center is committed to helping existing and prospective charter schools succeed in this ever-changing environment. Please bookmark this page and check back frequently for updates.

New York State Law & Regulations

Guidance and Reference Documents

The following documents reflect the Charter Center’s guidance for charter schools and planning teams.

Contact Us

The Charter Center's Director of Legal Affairs is available to help schools and planning teams negotiate the new provisions of the law. Questions can be directed to Corey Callahan.

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