TITLE 23: EDUCATION AND CULTURAL RESOURCES
SUBTITLE A: EDUCATION
CHAPTER I: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
SUBCHAPTER o: MISCELLANEOUS
PART 650 CHARTER SCHOOLS
SECTION 650.20 PURPOSE


 

Section 650.20  Purpose

 

Article 27A of the School Code sets forth the requirements for a charter school and the procedure for consideration of a charter school proposal by a local board of education, by two or more local boards of education pursuant to Section 27A-4(e) of the School Code, or by the Commission.

 

a)         This Part sets forth the procedures applicable to reporting to the State Board of Education by local school boards and the Commission of the submission of charter school proposals, as required by Sections 27A-8(f) and 27A-9(e) and (f) of the School Code, and of reporting of data regarding the charter schools under the authorizer, as required by Section 27A-12 of the School Code.

 

b)         This Part further sets forth procedures for appeals to the Commission of local board of education decisions under Section 27A-9 of the School Code and for the orderly closing of charter schools.

 

c)         This Part also sets forth the procedures for the State Board of Education to remove the power of authorizers to authorize charter schools as provided under Section 27A-12 of the School Code.

 

(Source:  Amended at 38 Ill. Reg. 21916, effective November 3, 2014)