New Jersey Charter Schools Grant Program-Expansion 1-FY 14

Division: Charter Schools, School Choice and Tech. Turnaroun
Office: Charter Schools

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Purpose: The goal of the New Jersey Charter Schools Grant Program Expansion 1 FY14 Grant is to increase the number of seats in data driven highly effective and efficient Charter Schools. These expanded charter schools will promote high student academic achievement for all children, including those with special needs, and help them meet the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards. Eligible applicants are schools that have met the criteria of “High Quality” and who have received from the NJDOE an approved amendment to significantly expand their enrollment beyond the totals established in their approved charter. The population to be served by this grant program consists of students in kindergarten through grade 12. This grant award is a two-year program. Year 1 of 2 is a twelve month grant period and will start September 1, 2013, and end August 31, 2014

Eligible Agencies: Bergen Arts and Science CS, Vineland Public CS, Ethical Community CS, University Heights CS, and Pace CS of Hamilton

Approximate Number of Awards: 5 Grant Program Type: Limited Competitive
Total Amt. Available: $750,000 Application Due Date: 7/18/2013