TITLE 23: EDUCATION AND CULTURAL RESOURCES
SUBTITLE A: EDUCATION
CHAPTER I: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
SUBCHAPTER o: MISCELLANEOUS
PART 650 CHARTER SCHOOLS
SECTION 650.35 SUBMISSION TO THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION: COMMISSION


 

Section 650.35  Submission to the State Board of Education:  Commission

 

a)         Section 27A-9(f) of the School Code provides that, in the event that the Commission on appeal reverses a local board's decision or if a charter school is approved by referendum, the Commission shall act as the authorized chartering entity for the charter schoolThe State Board shall determine whether the charter proposal approved by the Commission is consistent with the provisions of Article 27A of the School Code and, if the approved proposal complies, certify the proposal.

 

1)         The Commission shall submit a final report to the State Board of Education, in the manner set forth in Section 650.30(a), as to any decision to reverse, on appeal, a local school board's determination with respect to a charter application or renewal, or to approve a charter school proposal established by referendum.

 

2)         Reports of a reversal on appeal or approval of charters established by referendum shall contain the charter school proposal and the contractual agreement.  The report also shall be accompanied by each of the forms listed in Section 650.30(b).  Forms that require signature shall be signed by the executive director of the Commission and the appropriate officers of the charter school governing body.

 

b)         The Commission also shall submit reports of renewal of its charters in the manner set forth in Section 650.30(a).  The report shall be accompanied by each of the forms listed in Section 650.30(b).  Forms that require signature shall be signed by the executive director of the Commission and the appropriate officers of the charter school governing body.

 

c)         Reports of denials, revocations or non-renewals shall consist of the charter proposal or current charter contract voted upon by the Commission; a copy of the Commission's resolution setting forth its action and the reasons for the action; and any other documents upon which the Commission relied in denying the current proposal or revoking or not renewing the contract.

 

(Source:  Added at 39 Ill. Reg. 8298, effective May 26, 2015)