Charter Contract, effective July 1, 2017

Feedback on Performance Frameworks, Contract Boilerplate, and Exhibits for the State Public Charter School Contract, effective July 1, 2017

Date: March 22, 2017

Updated on March 24, 2017

Background:

On July 1, 2013, the Commission executed the inaugural one-year State Public Charter School Contract (“Charter Contract”) with each existing Hawaii charter schools, effective for the 2013-14 school year. Under that initial Charter Contract, no school faced revocation or non-renewal for poor performance.

On July 1, 2014, the Commission executed the second Charter Contract with all schools, which had a term of three years, beginning July 1, 2014, and ending June 30, 2017.

On November 19, 2015, the Commission adopted the charter contract renewal criteria at its General Business Meeting.  Click here for further details. 

In the past few months, the Commission has conducted various charter school stakeholder meetings and provided online feedback forms soliciting comments on the proposed Academic, Financial and Organizational performance frameworks and Contract boilerplate and exhibits (for contract beginning July 1, 2014, and ending June 30, 2017).  See below for the draft Performance Frameworks presented to charter school stakeholders and public comments and responses.     

On March 9, 2017, the Commission approved the Academic Performance Framework for the Charter Contract, effective July 1, 2017, at its General Business Meeting.  

On March 23, 2017, the Performance & Accountability Committee met on the Financial and Organizational Performance Frameworks.  The Committee also received an update on the timeline and process of the Charter Contract, effective July 1, 2017.  The Commission convened a General Business Meeting at 11:30 a.m. and approved the Financial and Organizational Performance Frameworks. 

On March 28, 2017, Commission staff hosted an informational session on the Charter Contract boilerplate and exhibits, effective July 1, 2017. Click here for PowerPoint presentation.  

On April 13, 2017, the Commission approved the Charter Contract boilerplate and exhibits, effective July 1, 2017.

Click here for the approved submittal which includes the approved Charter Contract (Exhibit 1).

Please visit our Commission Meeting page for further meeting details.

Documents:

Draft Academic Performance Framework and Public Comments and Responses*

Draft Organizational Performance Framework and Public Comments and Responses**

Draft Financial Performance Framework and Public Comments and Responses***

Public Comments and Responses on the Charter Contract, effective July 1, 2014

Comparison of Charter Contract, effective July 1, 2014 and Charter Contract, effective July 1, 2017

Draft Charter Contract, effective July 1, 2017

 

*The Commission approved the Academic Performance Framework on March 9, 2017.  Click here for approved submittal

**The Commission approved the Organizational Performance Framework on March 23, 2017. Click here for approved submittal.

***The Commission approved the Financial Performance Framework on March 23, 2017. Click here for approved submittal.

​State Public Charter School Commission

 

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Honolulu, HI 96813
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Tel: 808-586-3775

Fax: 808-586-3776

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* The Commission gratefully acknowledges  former Commissioner, Dr. Peter Hanohano, and the Office of Hawaiian Affairs for the translation of the Commission’s name.

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