Resources for Applicant Schools

Instructions to Request Accelerated School Opening

NC Office of Charter Schools (OCS)

This document lists the OCS requirements to submit a request for accelerated opening followed by a letter template.
See the Requirements

Ready-to-Open (RTO) Framework for North Carolina Public Charter Schools

NC Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI)

This framework covers the requirements to get your applicant school ready to open!
See the Framework

Charter Application Timeline

NC State Board of Education (SBE)

This timeline, adopted by the SBE, provides an overview of each stage of the charter application process.
See the Timeline