Boise State University Policy #1120
Effective Date: December 2013
To provide guidelines for the authorization of Public Charter Schools of or by Boise State University.
Idaho Code § 33-5202A
Idaho Code § 33-5203
Idaho Code § 33-5205
Applies to all University faculty, staff, and students, and any party wishing to petition Boise State to authorize a Public Charter School.
Office of the President, 426-1491
Authorized Chartering Entity – An entity authorized by Idaho Code to authorize a Public Charter School.
Petition – A document submitted by a person or persons to an Authorized Chartering Entity to request the creation of a Public Charter School.
Public Charter School – A school authorized under Idaho’s charter school law to deliver public education in Idaho.
- I. Policy Statement
- State universities in Idaho are Authorized Chartering Entities. Should Boise State choose to exercise its authority to authorize a charter school, the following guidelines shall apply.
- II. Guidelines
- A. No University department or employee may file a Petition to form a Public Charter School without prior approval by the President.
- B. Any person or group who wishes to petition the University as an Authorized Chartering Entity must present the Petition to the President.
- C. Only the University President can approve a Petition and the President’s decision is final.