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Applications must be electronically received through Epicenter by March 1, 2019.


New Charter School Application Coordinator

Amanda Martinez

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


The Commission has released the New Charter School Application and the materials for new schools wanting to open in the 2020 – 2021 school year. Below is a list of the materials.

New Charter School Application Materials for the 2020-2021 School Year

New Charter School Application(Updated 2/22/19)

New Charter School Application Evaluation Rubric (Updated 1/29/19)

Estimated Pupil Allocation Worksheet 2020-2021 (Updated 1/29/19)

Notice of Intent to Apply (NOI)

Sample Contract

Statement of Assurances

Sample Educational Program Terms



Pending Authorization and School Opening Form

Board Member Information Form (Updated 1/29/19)

Background Check Certification Form

Staffing Chart

Financial Plan Workbook (Updated 1/29/19)

Financial Plan Workbook Instructions (Updated 2/22/19)

Financial Plan Workbook Tutorial Video (Updated 2/22/19)

Portfolio Summary

Mission-Specific Goals Form

Cover Sheet

CSP Statement of Assurances (Updated 2/22/19)

CSP Project Budget Guidelines and Restrictions (Updated 1/29/19)

CSP Project Budget Form (Updated 1/29/19)


End of materials for the 2020-2021 school year.