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Access the California Code of Regulations for specific sections regarding charter schools.

Regulations are adopted by the State Board of Education to implement specific sections of the law. Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) contains regulations on education.

Listed below are several charter school specific regulations, including the section numbers.

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Description of Section Regulation Code Numbers
Definitions, including Satisfactory Progress and Private Schools
5 CCR 11965
Numbering of Charter School petitions
5 CCR 11968, 11969
Charter School School Average Daily Attendance
5 CCR 11960
Charter School Facilities
5 CCR 11969.1, 11969.2, 11696.3, 11969.4, 11969.6, 11969.7,11969.8, 11969.9
SB740 Funding Determination
5 CCR 11963, 11963.1, 11963.2, 11963.3, 11963.4, 11963.5, 11963.6, 11963.7
Independent Study
5 CCR 11700, 11700.1, 11701, 11701.5, 11702, 11703, 11704, 11705
Appeals on Charter Petitions that have been denied
5 CCR 11967
Submission of Statewide Benefit Charter School Petitions to the State Board of Education
5 CCR 11967.6, 11967.7, 11967.8
Charter School Closure Procedures
5 CCR 11962, 11962.1
Definitions, including Satisfactory Progress and Private Schools

(5 CCR 11965)

Numbering of Charter School Petitions

(5 CCR 11968, 11969)

Charter School Average Daily Attendance

(5 CCR 11960)

Charter School Facilities

(5 CCR 11969.1, 11969.2, 11969.3, 11969.4, 11969.6, 11969.7, 11969.8, 11969.9 )

SB740 Funding Determination

(5 CCR 11963, 11963.1, 11963.2, 11963.3, 11963.4, 11963.5, 11963.6, 11963.7)

Independent Study

(5 CCR 11700, 11700.1, 11701, 11701.5, 11702, 11703, 11704, 11705)

Appeals on Charter Petitions That Have Been Denied

(5 CCR 11967)

Submission of Statewide Benefit Charter School Petitions to the State Board of Education

(5 CCR 11967.6, 11967.7, 11967.8)

Closure Procedures

(5 CCR 11962, 11962.1)

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Last Reviewed: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
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