• 2019 Charter Petitioners
    Below you will find the schedule and the documents needed for the 2019 petition cycle.
    Petitioner’s Letter of Intent due to Atlanta Public Schools via US mail*     December 14, 2018

    Please use the Georgia DOE Letter of Intent

    Petitioner’s Workshops - APS CLL Building                                                   January 10, 2019, 2:00PM-3:00PM

    Petition Application Deadline                                                                           April 8, 2019 by 4:00PM

    Include the Georgia DOE Initial Charter School Application and the Assurances Form.

    Include the 2019 APS Start-up Charter School Cycle, Estimated Petitioner Earnings Worksheet, and Charter Funding Agreement.

    Click here to download a copy of the Performance Framework.


    All questions regarding the application schedule, charter guidelines, and APS Charter Schools in general should be directed to:
    Nikki Goodson
    130 Trinity Ave, S.W.
    Atlanta, GA 30303
    Office (404) 802-2881
    Fax (404) 802-1807
    The only petitions that will be evaluated and considered for the 2019 Start-Up petition cycle will be from those individuals who filed a letter of intent with Atlanta Public Schools by December 14, 2018 and who meet the April 8, 2019 deadline for petition submissions.
    ** Petitions must be received by the Office of Innovation employees by 4:00 pm on April 8, 2019. There will be no exceptions made, so please review all requirements carefully.
    *** Dates are subject to change.