EdTec draws on its extensive experience in charter development and authorizer relations to work with your development team to draft a strong, compliant petition.

Charter Petition Budget Development

  • Collaborate with developer team on school design and projected revenue / expense assumptions for all elements of the proposed school, including:
    • Location and facilities costs
    • Grade levels to be served
    • Programs to be offered
    • Salary and staffing considerations
  • Develop a multi-year budget for the school in standardized format that includes all government revenues the school can expect to receive
  • Consult with the school’s developers on key budget planning issues
  • Develop cash-flow projections
  • Provide budget support for the charter petition at key authorizer meetings
  • Revisions to the budget as needed
  • Support your development team at authorizer hearings and staff review meetings

Charter Petition Narrative Assistance

  • Review existing petition draft or material provided by school developers that can be leveraged for the petition (team backgrounds, governance structure, vision for the school, etc.)
  • Review and advise on curriculum components
  • Draft a petition to demonstrate compliance with charter law requirements, incorporating curriculum components provided to EdTec by design team

Charter Renewals

EdTec has assisted numerous charter schools in developing strong, compliant, and successful charter renewal petitions. Our expert team assists with all facets of the charter renewal process including narrative development support, student performance data analysis, and budget creation. See Charter Renewals page for more detail.