From Sharon Higgins, a parent activist in Oakland who keeps track of the Gulen charter movement:

“List of active Gulen charter schools @ http://charterschoolscandals.blogspot.com/p/list-of-us-gulen-schools.html

“More information about recently approved/proposed Gulen charter schools @ http://gulencharterschools.weebly.com/proposed-gulen-charter-schools.html.

“GULEN CHARTER SCHOOLS ALREADY APPROVED FOR 2014-2015 OPENING

1. District of Columbia: Harmony School of Excellence DC was approved by the DC Public Charter School Board on 11/18/2013
2. Florida (likely Kissimmee area): Osceola Science Charter School was approved by the board of the School District of Osceola County on 10/15/2013
3. Florida (Seminole County): Seminole Science Charter School was approved by the board of Seminole County Public Schools on 11/19/2013
4. Illinois (Chicago): Horizon Science Academy – Chatham was approved by the board of Chicago Public Schools on 1/22/2014
5. Illinois (Chicago): Horizon Science Academy – South Chicago was approved by the board of Chicago Public Schools on 1/22/2014
6. Maryland (Hyattsville): Chesapeake Math & IT Academy South was approved by Prince George’s County Public Schools on 8/22/2013
7. Maryland (Laurel): Chesapeake Math & IT Academy Elementary was approved by the board of Prince George’s County Public Schools on 8/22/2013

DENIALS THIS YEAR
1. California (San Diego): Magnolia Science Academy – Next Generation was denied by the board of San Diego Unified School District on 2/4/2014
2. Pennsylvania (City of Lancaster): Academy of Business & Entrepreneurship Charter School was denied by the board of School District of Lancaster on 2/18/2014
3. Washington (Seattle-Tacoma area): Coral Academy of Science (applicant: Quantum Leap Educational Foundation) was denied by the Washington State Charter School Commission on 1/30/2014

IN THE PIPELINE

1. California, for Santa Ana/Costa Mesa area: Pacific Technology School – Santa Ana: To date, two renewal attempts for this school renamed Magnolia Science Academy – Orange County have been denied; state-level appeal is possible
2, Florida, for Leon County: Capital City Charter Science Academy: Status unknown
3. Maine, for Lewiston-Auburn area: Lewiston-Auburn Academy Charter School: Maine Charter School Commission will vote on 3/3/2014
4. North Carolina:
– Buncombe County: Asheville Math and Science Academy: Submitted Letter of Intent for 2015 opening (1st attempt)
– Durham County: Durham STEM Academy: Submitted Letter of Intent for 2015 opening (2nd attempt)
– Mecklenberg County: Cabarrus STEM Academy: Submitted Letter of Intent for 2015 opening (2nd attempt)
– Mecklenberg County): Queen City STEM Academy: Submitted Letter of Intent for 2015 opening (2nd attempt)
5. Pennsylvania
– City of Allentown: Allentown Engineering Academy Charter School: Status unknown; possibly appealing to state
– City of Erie area: Erie Biosciences Academy: Status unknown; possibly appealing to state
– McKeesport area: Young Scholars of McKeesport: Status unknown; possibly appealing to state”