WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS based on TN charter school law: 49-13-106. The prospective student population shall be:
- Students who were previously enrolled in a charter school;
- Students who are assigned to, or were previously enrolled in, a school failing to make adequate yearly progress, as defined by the state’s accountability system, giving priority to at-risk students;
- Students who, in the previous school year, failed to test proficient in the subjects of language arts/reading or mathematics in grades three through eight (3-8) on the Tennessee comprehensive assessment program examinations;
- Students who, in the previous school year, failed to test proficient on the gateway examinations in language arts/reading or mathematics