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Charter School Closures, Fiscal Year 2016-17

A list of the charter schools that have closed in fiscal year 2016-17. Reflects closure notifications submitted to the California Department of Education. The current fiscal year file and Web page are updated as closure notifications are received.

The below table displays a current list of charter schools that have closed in fiscal year 2016-17. To download an Excel file of the current closures, click on the link below.

Fiscal Year 2016-17 Closures [http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/cs/lr/documents/fy16closures_revised 08182017.xls] (XLS)

Charter School Closures

Charter School Closure Process Web page [https://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/cs/lr/csclosurerules.asp]

County-District-School Code County Charter Authorizer Charter School Number Charter School Appeal Filed with the State Board of Education Right to Appeal May be Exercised Added or Changed Since Last Update Effective Date of School Closure Comments
01-61200-0107839
Alameda
Livermore Valley Joint Unified
1565
Livermore Valley Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
01-61200-0120931
Alameda
Livermore Valley Joint Unified
1124
Livermore Valley Charter Preparatory High
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
01-61259-0131672
Alameda
Oakland Unified
1712
Castlemont Primary Academy
n/a n/a No
2/3/2017
Voluntary closure
01-61259-0114454
Alameda
Oakland Unified
0864
Conservatory of Vocal & Instrumental Arts
n/a Yes No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
10-62547-0133454
Fresno
Westside Elementary
1777
California STEAM
n/a n/a No
9/30/2016
Voluntary closure
10-62547-0127159
Fresno
Westside Elementary
1463
Opportunities For Learning - Fresno
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
11-10116-0130807
Glenn
Glenn County Office of Education
1676
Conservation Corps of Long Beach Gateway Cities Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
12-62927-1230150
Humboldt
Loleta Union
277
Pacific View Charter School
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
17-64014-0130989
Lake
Kelseyville Unified
1683
Intermountain STEM Academy
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
18-64162-0120287
Lassen
Ravendale-Termo Elementary
1123
New Day Academy
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
18-64204-1830132
Lassen
Westwood Unified
0399
Westwood Charter School
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
19-64246-0115337
Los Angeles
Antelope Valley Union High
0915
Los Angeles County Online High
n/a n/a No
2/1/2017
Voluntary closure
19-64337-1996099
Los Angeles
Burbank Unified
0130
Options for Youth Burbank Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
19-10199-0127274
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County Office of Education
1495
Westchester Secondary Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
19-64733-0126078
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
1406
Apple Academy Charter Public
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
19-64733-0126185
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
1411
Academy of Science and Engineering Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
19-64733-0115766
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
0958
Celerity Dyad Charter School
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
19-64733-0115782
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
0961
Celerity Troika Charter School
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
19-64733-6017263
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
1467
Germain Academy For Academic Achievement
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
No longer operating as a charter
19-64733-0131680
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
1704
Renaissance Arts Academy K-12
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
19-64733-0121012
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
1149
Westside Innovation School House
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
19-64881-0128017
Los Angeles
Pasadena Unified
1556
Pasadena Rosebud Academy Middle
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
Not Assigned
Los Angeles

California State Board of Education 

1823
International Studies Language Academy
n/a n/a No
3/13/2017
Voluntary closure/Charter never opened 
19-65136-0121731
Los Angeles
William S. Hart Union High
1199
Albert Einstein Academy for Letters Arts and Sciences
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
26-10264-0126698
Mono
Mono County Office of Education
1433
Orange County Conservation Corps Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
24-65755-0125575
Merced
Los Banos Unified
1385
Green Valley Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
33-67082-0128363
Riverside
Hemet Unified
1564
College Prep High
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
33-10330-0135384
Riverside
Riverside County Office of Education
1852
Desert Leaders Charter
n/a n/a No
4/24/2017
Voluntary closure/Charter never opended
33-67157-0125245
Riverside
Nuview Union
1830
Pivot Charter School Riverside II
n/a n/a Yes 6/30/2017
Closure through revocation
34-73973-0106377
Sacramento
Center Joint Unified
0617
Global Youth Charter School
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
36-67587-0120592
San Bernardino
Adelanto Elementary
1147
Alta Vista Public
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
No longer operating as a charter
36-67678-0121590
San Bernardino
Chino Valley Unified
1178
Oxford Preparatory Academy - Chino Valley
n/a n/a Yes
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal; Appealed the decision not to renew with the California Court of Appeal (4th District), pursuant to California Education Code Section 47605(j)(4)
36-67876-0128405
San Bernardino
San Bernardino City Unified
1574
Center for Learning and Unlimited Educational Success (CLUES)
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through revocation
37-68098-0128769
San Diego
Escondido Union
1603
Heritage Digital Academy Charter Middle
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
37-68213-0121582
San Diego
Mountain Empire Unified
1177
College Preparatory Middle
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
37-68221-0132621
San Diego
National Elementary
1749
Beacon Classical Academy National City
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through revocation
37-68338-0114520
San Diego
San Diego Unified
0881
Arroyo Paseo Charter High
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
37-68338-0121145
San Diego
San Diego Unified
1151
Evangeline Roberts Institute of Learning Charter School
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
39-68627-0128553
San Joaquin
New Jerusalem Elementary
1518
Acacia Elementary Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
39-68627-0128546
San Joaquin
New Jerusalem Elementary
1519
Acacia Middle Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
43-10439-0102905
Santa Clara
Santa Clara County Office of Education
0611
Leadership Public Schools - San Jose
n/a n/a No
8/31/2016
Voluntary closure
43-10439-0121780
Santa Clara
Santa Clara County Office of Education
1209
Silicon Valley Flex Academy
n/a n/a No
7/6/2016
Voluntary closure
43-76984-0133801
Santa Clara
California State Board of Education 
1769
Wei Yu International Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure/Charter never opened
45-75267-0120170
Shasta
Gateway Unified
1113
Academic Personalized Learning
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
45-70110-6116925
Shasta
Redding Elementary
0223
Stellar Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
49-70920-0108811
Sonoma
Santa Rosa High
0696
Abraxis Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Suspended for the 2017-18 school year
49-70912-0134098
Sonoma
Santa Rosa High
1753
Hope Academy
n/a n/a Yes
6/30/2017
Suspended for the 2017-18 school year
49-73882-0127092
Sonoma
Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified
1457
Academy of Arts & Sciences: Sonoma
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
53-10538-0134395
Trinity
Trinity County Office of Education
1797
Mountain Academy Charter
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
55-72363-0100099
Tuolumne
Jamestown Elementary
0495
California Virtual Academy @ Jamestown
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Voluntary closure
56-72504-0127043
Ventura
Mupu Elementary
1455
Academy of Arts & Sciences: Thousand Oaks & Simi Valley
n/a n/a No
6/30/2017
Closure through nonrenewal
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Last Reviewed: Thursday, October 26, 2017
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