How to Sponsor a Community School

Listed below are the various tools and resources needed by entities wishing to initiate sponsorship of a Community School in Ohio. To access these resources, click on the title of the form or document.

Eligible Ohio Public University Authorizers

REMINDER: Only LEAs (local school districts) and ESCs (Educational Service Centers) may authorize conversion schools. There are also a number of school districts, including joint vocational school districts, and educational service centers that are eligible to authorize start-up schools. All other authorizers are eligible to authorize only start-up schools.

New Authorizer Application

Authorizer Forms

  • Authorizer Assurances Guidance
  • Authorizer Assurances Form

Last Modified: 9/9/2014 10:24:16 AM