Charter Petition Submission & Appeal Process

 

This page provides petitioners with information regarding the submission of petitions and appeals to the Los Angeles County Board of Education. The links provide an overview of the review process, forms needed for the submission package, information on the manner in which submission is made and timelines governing submission and consideration by the County Board. In addition to the charter petition, the submission package must include required forms and supporting documents.
Call the Charter School Office at (562) 922-8806 for information regarding the review process.
Appeals

The County Board accepts three (3) types of appeals after action by a local school district board:


Appeal of a Denied PetitionAppeal of a Denied Petition
(Ed Code section 47605(j)...Read more
Appeal of a Non-renewed CharterAppeal of a Non-renewed Charter
(Ed Code section 47607.5)...Read more
Appeal of a Revoked CharterAppeal of a Revoked Charter
(Ed Code section 47607(f)...Read more

Call the Charter School Office at (562) 922-8806 for information regarding the review process.
Non-Appeals
The County Board may directly consider the initial petition for two (2) types of charters:


The County Board also directly receives renewal petitions for the charter schools it has authorized.

The County Board also receives and reviews material revisions to charters authorized by the County Board.
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