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We are proud to have helped schools, districts and nonprofit organizations achieve great milestones. We congratulate our clients for their tremendous achievements!

Overall Accomplishments

JPS Solutions is proud its involvement in the development and expansion of the Partnership for Innovation in Compensation for Charter Schools (PICCS)to establish a Comprehensive School Improvement Model for 25 public charter schools in New York City, Western New York State and New Jersey. We are proud to have written grant proposals that secured approximately $50 million in federal Teacher Incentive Fund (TIF) grants to develop and implement high-quality human capital management systems in high-need public charter schools. We are especially proud that our partner, Fran San Felice, was Program Director of all of the PICCS projects and our other partners provided training and technical assistance to all of the participating charter schools.

JPS Solutions is proud of its involvement in the development and operation of the national Network of Independent Charter Schools. We wrote a proposal that secured a $2 million federal grant to provide technical assistance and support to independent charter schools. We are especially happy to have provided training and technical assistance to all of the participating schools, to have co-developed the program’s website and to have contributed to the national Charter Notebook blog.

JPS Solutions is happy to have helped create a dozen new public charter schools. We helped design and wrote the applications that launched charter schools in New York City and across New York State. Several of these schools have been so successful that they have been replicated to establish new charter schools including the New York Center for Autism Charter School, East Harlem Scholars Academy Charter School, Hebrew Language Academy Charter School and the Renaissance Charter School

 

JPS Solutions is happy to have helped more than a dozen public charter schools secure charter renewals to continue and expand their educational programs.

2018 Accomplishments

Congratulations to The Renaissance Charter School on its approval to open a new replication charter school, The Renaissance Charter School 2, which will open in Fall 2018. JPS Solutions is very proud of our long association with The Renaissance Charter School and we are happy to have helped develop its replication charter school application.

Congratulations to The Renaissance Charter High School for Innovation on its award of a 3-year renewal charter from the New York City Department of Education in March 2018. JPS Solutions is very proud of our long association with The Renaissance Charter High School for Innovation and we are happy to have helped develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement

2017 Accomplishments

Congratulations to the Community Action Organization of Western New York (CAO) on its award of five 21st Century Community Learning Centers grants totaling more than $1 million in March 2017. These grants are helping CAO provide high-quality after-school programs at several Buffalo Public Schools. JPS Solutions is proud of our long association with CAO and we are happy to have been selected to design and implement the program evaluation for each grant-funded project.

2016 Accomplishments

Congratulations to the Renaissance Charter School (NYC) and the Hellenic Classical Charter School on receiving Charter School Dissemination Grants in July 2016. These grants will enable the charter schools to share best practices with traditional public schools in NYC. JPS Solutions is happy to participate in the implementation of this important project.

Congratulations to the Enterprise Charter School (Buffalo, NY) on its award of a three-year charter renewal in April 2016. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped Enterprise develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

Congratulations to the John V. Lindsay Wildcat Charter School (NYC) on its award of a full charter renewal in March 2016. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped Wildcat develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

2015 Accomplishments

Congratulations to the Renaissance Charter School (NYC) on its award of a four and a half year charter renewal in June 2015. JPS is very proud of our long association with The Renaissance  Charter School and is happy to have helped Renaissance develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

Congratulations to Challenge Preparatory Charter School (NYC) on its award of a full charter renewal in January 2015. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped Challenge Prep develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

Congratulations to public school districts and public charter schools throughout New York State for securing more than $8 million in Title I and other entitlement grants in 2016 and 2017.  JPS Solutions is happy to have developed the Consolidated Applications that resulted in the award of these grant funds. JPS is also happy to have helped dozens of public school districts and charter schools engage in comprehensive School-wide planning and establish School-wide Title I plans.

Congratulations to Challenge Preparatory Charter School (NYC) on its approval by the New York City Department of Education and the New York State Education Department of its middle school program. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped design the middle school curriculum and is currently advising the school as it implements its academic program.

Congratulations to the Hellenic Classical Charter School (NYC) for being awarded a full charter renewal in January 2015. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped Hellenic develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

Congratulations to the Renaissance Charter High School for Innovation (NYC) for being awarded a three and a half year renewal in January 2015. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped Renaissance Innovation develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

2014 Accomplishments

Congratulations to Icahn Charter School #4 (NY) on its award of a full charter renewal in 2014. JPS Solutions is pleased to have helped the school develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

2013 Accomplishments

Congratulations to the South Bronx Early College Academy Charter School on its award of a charter by the New York State Education Department in December 2013. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped design the school’s program and write its charter application.

Congratulations to Icahn Charter School #3 (NY) on its award of a full five year charter renewal in 2013. JPS Solutions is pleased to have helped the school develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

2012 Accomplishments

Congratulations to Icahn Charter School #2 (NY) on its award of a full charter renewal in 2012. JPS Solutions is pleased to have helped the school develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

Congratulations to Newburgh Preparatory Charter School (Newburgh, NY) on its award of a charter in 2012. JPS Solutions is pleased to have advised the New Dawn development team.

JPS Solutions is proud of its involvement in the expansion of PICCS to include 11 more charter schools located in New York City and across New Jersey. This expansion provided an opportunity for the PICCS team to learn from the first five years of the project and establish a much more thorough and comprehensive School Improvement Model. We are especially proud to have helped secure a multi-million federal grant to support the expansion of PICCS

To date, PICCS has been awarded approximately $49 million in federal Teacher Incentive Fund (TIF) grants to develop and implement human capital management systems in high-need public charter schools.

2011 Accomplishments

Congratulations to the Western Maritime Charter School (Buffalo, NY) on its award of a full five-year charter renewal in 2011. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped the school develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

Congratulations to Icahn Charter School #1 (NY) on its award of a full five year charter renewal in 2011. JPS Solutions is pleased to have helped the school develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

Congratulations to the John V. Lindsay Wildcat Charter School (NY) on its award of a full five year renewal in 2011. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped the school develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

Congratulations to New Dawn Charter School (NY) on its award of a charter in 2011. JPS Solutions is pleased to have advised the New Dawn development team.

2010 Accomplishments

Congratulations to the Challenge Preparatory Charter School on its award of a charter in 2010. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped design the school program and write the charter application.

Congratulations to the Renaissance Charter School on its award of a full five year charter renewal in 2010. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped the school develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

Congratulations to Challenge Preparatory Charter School on its award of a charter in 2010. JPS Solution is happy to have helped design the school program and write the charter application.

Congratulations to the East Harlem Scholars Academy Charter School on its award of a charter in 2010. JPS Solutions is pleased to have helped design the school program and write the charter application. Congratulations as well on the award of a second charter to replicate best practices in a new charter school.

JPS Solutions is proud of its involvement in the expansion of PICCS to include six additional NYC-based charter schools and five charter schools in Buffalo, NY. We are especially proud that we led the effort to secure $17.5 million in federal grants to expand PICCS.

JPS Solutions is proud of its involvement in the development and operation of the national Network of Independent Charter Schools. We wrote a proposal that secured a $2 million federal grant to provide technical assistance and support to independent charter schools.

2009 Accomplishments

Congratulations to the Harlem Children’s Zone Promise Academy I on its award of a full five year charter renewal in 2009. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped the school develop its renewal application and revised charter agreement.

Congratulations to the Hebrew Language Academy Charter School on its award of a charter in 2009. JPS is happy to have helped the school design its program and write its charter application. JPS Solutions is also happy to have helped the school secure a Charter Schools Program grant. The Hebrew Language Academy Charter School has been renewed and replicated several times.

Congratulations to the Evergreen Charter School (Long Island, NY) on its award of a charter in 2009. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped design the school program and write the charter application.

Congratulations to the Dr. Richard Izquierdo Health and Science Charter School (NY) on its award of a charter in 2009. JPS Solutions is happy to have advised the Izquierdo charter development team.

Congratulations to the Williamsburg Charter High School (NY) on its award of a charter renewal in 2009. JPS Solutions is happy to have advised the school and helped write its renewal application.

Congratulations to the Community Action Organization of Erie County (Buffalo, NY) and the Buffalo Urban League on their award of a federal Community Technology Centers grant. JPS Solutions is proud to have served as Program Evaluator for this project.

2008 Accomplishments

Congratulations to the DREAM Charter School on its award of a charter in 2008. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped design the school program and write the charter application.

Congratulations to the Bronx Charter School for Children (NY) on its award of a three year renewal in 2008. JPS Solutions is pleased to have advised the school and helped write its renewal application.

2005 Accomplishments

Congratulations to the New York Center for Autism Charter School on its award of a charter in 2005. This high-achieving charter schools serves a unique student population comprising children and youth with autism. JPS Solutions is happy to have helped design the school program and write the charter application. In addition, JPS Solutions partner Frank San Felice was a member of the school’s founding Board of Trustees. Congratulations also on the award in 2016 of a charter to establish an additional charter school.

2004 Accomplishments

Congratulations to the Dutchess County Literacy Volunteers on its award of a federal Community Technology Centers grant in 2004. JPS Solutions is pleased to have served as Program Evaluator for this project.

2003 Accomplishments

Congratulations to the Troy Public Schools on its award of a federal Carol White physical education grant in 2003. JPS Solutions is pleased to have written the successful grant proposal and helped implement the project.

Congratulations to more than 40 community-based and faith-based organizations in Buffalo NY, Albany NY, NYC and Boston on becoming federally-approved providers of Supplemental Educational Services (SES). JPS Solutions is pleased to have helped design the academic programs of each organization and develop the successful SES applications.

2007 Accomplishments

JPS Solutions is proud of its involvement in the development of the Partnership for Innovation in Compensation for Charter Schools (PICCS). We are especially proud that we led the effort to secure a $10 million federal grant that established a Comprehensive School Improvement Model for a consortium of 10 New York City charter schools. We are happy that our successful grant proposal resulted in the development of teacher training programs, data-informed instructional practices and innovative teacher compensation strategies in schools across New York City.