Charter school grants california. Since then our services have expanded to include the california school information services csis professional development software development community colleges and charter schools. We oversee the states diverse public school system which is responsible for the education of more than six million children and young adults in more than 10000 schools with 295000 teachers. Arizona autism charter school azacs is the first tuition free public charter school in arizona focused on the educational needs of children with autism. Funding can be used to support the startup and launch costs associated with opening a new school.
Traditional startup grants vary depending on funding needs and network size and range from 100000 to 325000. The charter school idea in the united states was originated in 1974 by ray budde a professor at the university of massachusetts amherst. On behalf of the los angeles unified school districts charter schools division welcome to our website. Fcmat was established in 1992 to serve californias local educational agencies with a wide array of business needs.
California department of education. We hope it serves as a center of helpful and reliable information about our diverse portfolio of charter schools and the work our office does to ensure every child has access to a safe high quality education. Local control funding formula californias new school funding formula enacted in 2013.