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.

Founders Classical Academy of Hendersonville

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

Saber Stem Academy of Nashville

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

KIPP Southeast Nashville College Prep Elementary

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

KIPP Southeast Nashville College Prep Middle

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

American Classical Academy of Madison (Withdrawn on September 29, 2022)

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

American Classical Academy of Montgomery (Withdrawn on September 29, 2022)

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

American Classical Academy of Rutherford (Withdrawn on September 29, 2022)

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

Oxton Academy

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

Founders Classical Academy of Brentwood

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

Tennessee Nature Academy

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

Binghampton Community School

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

Tennessee Volunteer Military Academy

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

Academy of the Arts Charter High School

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

Nashville Classical II

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

            o Nashville Classical II, Executive Director's Recommendation and Exhibit
            o Nashville Classical II Resolution

Academy of the Arts Charter High School

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

            o Academy of the Arts Charter High School, Executive Director's Recommendation and Exhibit
            o Academy of the Arts Charter High School Resolution

Rutherford Collegiate Prep

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

            o Rutherford Collegiate Prep, Executive Director's Recommendation and Exhibit
            o Rutherford Collegiate Prep Resolution
            o Written Statement- Rutherford County Schools
            o Written Statement- Rutherford Collegiate Prep