Birmingham City Schools Public Charter School RFP (Fall 2018) Released March 1, 2017
with Birmingham City Schools (BCS) authorizing priorities, BCS is pleased to
invite proposals for high-quality dual-language Spanish immersion programs
seeking to open charter schools in the 2018-2019 school year. The
charter school application may be accessed below. All
applications must be submitted via the application portal.The application portal will be open to
receive applications beginning March 26, 2017 at 12:00 a.m. CST and will
close at 11:59 p.m CST April 1, 2017.
mandatory hard copy must be delivered to the address below, with original signatures, by 4:30 p.m. CST on
April 3, 2017. Hand delivered applications must be sealed and delivered to:
Birmingham Board of Education
Attn: Mr. Edward McMullen
2015 Park Place
Birmingham, AL 35203
RE: Charter School RFP To Operate Charter Schools Opening Fall 2018
applications will be considered filed upon the submission of the application
through the portal, as long as a hard copy is also received as instructed
Please note: All BCS schools and District offices will be closed on March 29-31, 2017.
Charter School RFP Information Session for Prospective Applicants (Fall 2018)
March 8, 2017
10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Birmingham Board of Education (Room 407)
Click here to RSVP
This informational session will provide those interested in applying to open a charter school in the fall of 2018 an overview of the process; high-level walkthrough of the application; and a detailed walkthrough of the application timeline and requirements.