Agenda Item #35
Pegasus Elementary School for Math and Science Charter Application
In accordance to s. 1002.33(6), Florida Statutes, a Sponsor shall by majority vote approve or deny an application no later than 60 days after the application is received. Pegasus Elementary School for Math and Science submitted a timely application to the Office of School Choice on August 3, 2009.
Copies of the Pegasus Elementary School for Math and Science charter application were distributed to the Charter Application Review Team for evaluation. The Charter Application Review Team met on August 14, 2009 to discuss the application. On August 18, 2009, the Director of School Choice met with the applicant to discuss identified concerns regarding the charter application. The meeting provided the Director with the opportunity to ask questions and seek clarification in reference to concerns identified in the application. The Charter Application Review Team met again on August 21, 2009 and determined that the Pegasus Elementary School for Math and Science application should not be recommended to the Board for approval.
It is recommended that the charter application be denied for the following statutory reasons:
The charter application evaluation document, which specifies specific identified concerns in the charter application, is forthcoming.
The recommendation is to deny the approval of the charter application for Pegasus Elementary School for Math and Science charter application.
Information - 9/8/2009
Consent after Information9/22/2009
Authority for Action
1002.33(6), Florida Statutes
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds
Vicki Mace, Director of School Choice, x395
Attachment: Overall Summary Pegasus.pdf
Attachment: I AcademicDesign Pegasus.pdf
Attachment: II. Organizational Plan Pegasus.pdf
Attachment: III. Business Plan - Facilities Secured Pegasus.pdf