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Information about charter school funding model options, funding opportunities, and funding determinations for non-classroom-based instruction.

Charter School Funding

Request for Proposals

Request for Proposal Information [http:www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r1/pcsgp13rfp.asp]
Independent Evaluation of the California Public Charter School Grant Program 2010-2015

Apportionment & Categorical Funding Models

Apportionment & Categorical Funding Models [http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/cs/as/appcatbgguidtoc.asp]
Correspondence and non-regulatory guidance on apportionment and categorical funding for charter schools.

Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/index.asp]
List of historic, current, and future charter school discretionary funding opportunities.

Public Charter Schools Grant Program

Public Charter Schools Grant Program [http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/cs/re/pcsgp.asp]
Information on the current cycle of the public Charter Schools Grant Program (PSCGP).

Funding Determination for Nonclassroom-based Instruction

Nonclassroom-Based Instruction Funding Determinations [http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/cs/as/nclrbifunddet.asp]
Annual State Board of Education nonclassroom-based funding determinations, current year application instructions and forms, as well as pertinent Education Code, regulations, and non-regulatory guidance.

Facility Administration & Support

Proposition 39 and Charter Schools [http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/cs/as/proposition39.asp]

Regulations Regarding Reimbursement Rates for Over-Allocated Space (5 CCR Section 11969.8[a] External link opens in new window or tab. )

Effective July 1, 2013, Assembly Bill 86 (Chapter 48, Statutes of 2013) authorized the transfer of the administration of the Charter School Facility Grant Program and the Charter School Revolving Loan Fund from the California Department of Education to the California State Treasurer's Office- California School Finance Authority (CSFA). For more information regarding these programs, please visit the CSFA's Website [http://www.treasurer.ca.gov/csfa/index.asp] External link opens in new window or tab. .

Charter School Facility Grant Program

Charter School Facility Grant Program [http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/cs/as/facgrntoc.asp]
Enacted by Senate Bill 740 (Chapter 892, Statutes of 2001, Education Code Section 47614.5 External link opens in new window or tab. ) for the purpose of providing assistance with facilities rent and lease expenditures for students in charter schools that meet certain eligibility criteria.

Charter Schools Revolving Loan Fund

Charter Schools Revolving Loan Fund [http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/cs/as/csrevloantoc.asp]
Information, applications forms and tools, and Education Code related to the Charter School Revolving Loan Fund.

Questions: Charter Schools Division | Charters@cde.ca.gov | 916-322-6029 
Last Reviewed: Monday, February 29, 2016
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