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New Start Appeals

Process

Pursuant to Tennessee Code Annotated (T.C.A.) § 49-13-108, public charter school sponsors may appeal the denial of an application by a local board of education to the Tennessee Public Charter School Commission. The Tennessee Public Charter School Commission’s decision on appeal shall be final and not subject to further appeal. An appeal of a charter school application to the Commission is governed in accordance with T.C.A. § 49-13-108(b)(5) and the Commission Rules and Policies. For those interested, please refer to our Guidance Document for more information.

Current Appeals

Nashville Classical II

    o Exhibit 1: Statement of Intent
    o Exhibit 2: Amended Application
    o Public Hearing Information

    o Public Comment Form (Written) The Commission will continue to accept written public comments until one week after the conclusion of the public hearing. Public comment for this hearing will not be accepted after 1:00 P.M. CDT on September 8th, 2021.

    o Public Comment Form (In-Person) Public comments will be limited to 2 minutes per individual, and no more than 15 individuals will be able to provide in-person comment during the meeting.

Academy of the Arts Charter High School

    o Exhibit 1: Statement of Intent
    o Exhibit 2: Amended Application 
    o Public Hearing Information 

    o Public Comment Form (Written) The Commission will continue to accept written public comments until one week after the conclusion of the public hearing. Public comment for this hearing will not be accepted after 1:00 P.M. CDT on September 17th, 2021.

    o Public Comment Form (In-Person) Public comments will be limited to 2 minutes per individual, and no more than 15 individuals will be able to provide in-person comment during the meeting.