2015 Utah Charter School Teacher of the Year

2015 Utah Charter School Teacher of the Year Sara Layton.

The State Charter School Board recognized Sara Layton, English high school teacher at Mountain Heights Academy, as the 2015 Utah Charter School Teacher of the Year. . . . → Read More



State Charter School Board Meeting

State Charter School Board

The Utah State Charter School Board will be meeting on March 13. The meeting will be streamed live at http://connect.schools.utah.gov/uscs . See the full agenda for details. . . . → Read More



Education-Related Bills: Feb. 21, 2014

2014 Education bills

See what education-related bills the State Board and Charter Board voted on this week. . . . → Read More



Preliminary Approved Charters

State Charter School Board

State Charter School Board The Utah State Charter School Board met Thursday to make its selections of new charter school applications. See what charter schools could be opening in the next couple years. . . . → Read More



New Board Members/Recognitions

USBE Chairwoman Tami Pyfer (left) and board member Debra Roberts.

The Utah State Board of Education welcomed two new non-voting members during its January meeting. Freedie Cooper will serve as the Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee’s representative. Kristin Elinkowski will represent the State Charter School Board. . . . → Read More



Charter School Board Agenda

Utah Charter Schools

The State Charter School Board will have its monthly meeting Thursday, Dec. 12 at the Utah State Office of Education. Here is the complete agenda. . . . → Read More



Charter School Board Agenda

Utah Charter Schools

The State Charter School Board’s October meeting agenda includes: Four charter amendment requests and a discussion on school grades. Tune in Oct. 10 at 9 a.m. . . . → Read More



Six New Charter Proposals

Utah Charter Schools

The State Charter School Board heard six charter proposal presentations during its September meeting. Check out the details on the “new and creative” charters. . . . → Read More



Charter Schools’ Performance Data

Utah Charter Schools

Utah State Charter School Board has gathered baseline information on the academic, financial and governance performance of Utah’s 81 charter schools. The data will be collected going forward to give the board better insight into the performance of Utah’s charter schools. . . . → Read More