Application Information & Updates

New Charter School Application Coordinator

Amanda Martinez

WA State Charter School Commission
PO Box 40996
Olympia, WA 98504-0996



The Commission released the New Charter School Application and is accepting applications for the 2018-19 school year.

Updates for the New Charter School Application

For an overview of changes from the 2015 RFP to the New Charter School Application, click here.


The Timeline for the New Charter School Application can be located here.  Please note that dates in the Timeline might need to be changed.

Online Submission Portal

Applications must initially be received through the online submission portal.

Applicant Questions and Complaints

The Commission’s written answers to applicant questions regarding the New Charter School Application that was released on December 6, 2016 was issued on January 6, 2017 and can be viewed here.

To view applicant questions and answers from the 2015 RFP cycle, please click here: 2015 RFP Applicant Questions and Answers

Responses to general questions and complaints submitted will be posted on our FAQ page.

Submitted Notices of Intent (NOI) to Apply

Impact: Seattle

New Horizons Academy

Washington College Prep

Whole Elephant Chinese Charter School