FAQ

Q. How much does SLC cost?
A. Summit Learning Charter, SLC, is a free public charter school publicly funded by the Oregon Department of Education. The only cost incurred by a family is the cost to provide internet connection from home.

Q. Can I be enrolled in SLC and another school/program at the same time?
A. No. When students enroll in SLC, students become full-time students of SLC and are expected to participate in curriculum for all 4 disciplines (Math, Language Arts, Science and Social Studies) along with elective courses.

Q. Do I have to live in  Estacada School District to enroll in SLC?
A. No. All charters in the State of Oregon must be sponsored by a school district. Estacada School District sponsors SLC. Currently, SLC services students who reside in over 30 districts.

Q. Are all of the teachers at SLC highly-qualified?
A. Yes.

Q. Are students of SLC required to participate in State Testing?
A. Yes. As a public school, students enrolled in SLC are also expected to participate in state testing.

Q. Is SLC accredited?
A. Yes. SLC is accredited by AdvancED, the regional school accreditation agency.