"If it weren't for FCPCS, none of us would ever be in compliance."  - Principal, FCPCS Member School 

Become an FCPCS Member

The Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools (FCPCS) is the state’s primary membership and support organization for public charter schools. It is run by and for charter schools. It provides a wide array of services and support to help all types of Florida charter schools, large and small, provide a high quality education for Florida students.

Membership Categories and Fees

  • Planning Group: $750
  • Large Charter School with 125 Students or more: $4.00 per student
  • Small Charter School with Fewer than 125 Students: $500 flat fee
  • Large Charter School with FCPCS Board Member-with 125 Students or more : $5.50 per student
  • Large Charter School with FCPCS Board Member-Fewer than 125 Students

Apply online:

Download printable application form.

Membership Benefits for Charter Schools

  • Exclusive access to the approved FCPCS Evaluation Systems for Charter School Classroom Teachers, School-Based Administrators, and Other Instructional Personnel
  • Weekly e-newsletters and alerts with the latest news in the charter school world
  • Exclusive access to the online courses for teachers and administrators through the Florida Principal & Teacher Academy
  • Guidance on compliance with charter school legislation
  • Notice of grant opportunities
  • Members-only access to valuable money-saving products and services offered in FCPCS Preferred Partners Program
  • Information on successful best practices used at other charter schools
  • Assistance with media relations to promote your school’s successes or deal with a crisis
  • Members-only access to hundreds of valuable resources in the FCPCS online library, including ready-made school forms, manuals and other essential school operations documents.

Your membership dues also support FCPCS’ ongoing effort to educate state and national legislators and the media about the positive contributions of Florida charter schools.

Member Categories

Charter Schools and Charter School Planning Groups 

As an FCPCS member, you join hundreds of other Florida charter schools to share resources, network and speak as a united voice.
Membership in FCPCS gives you access to the tools and resources you need to survive and thrive as a high-performing public charter school. In addition, you’ll save valuable dollars using our discounted – members-only – products and services.
Special rates are available to individuals and groups that are in the planning phase of charter school development. FCPCS can help your group with guidance, training and access to pre-made forms and documents you’ll need for your new school.

 

Preferred Partners

 Companies that wish to provide services and products that are tailored for Florida’s public charter school market are welcome to join the Preferred Partners Program. Apply now to become a Preferred Partner.