Follow Our Journey
Here's our roadmap to opening SOCA by Fall 2024.
August 2021

Planning meetings begin

March 2022

BSCI partnership begins

SOCA is selected from a competitive pool of applicants to partner with the Barney Charter School Initiative (BSCI).
June 2022

SOCA is announced publicly

We begin doing social media and print news outreach.

501(c)(3) approval

SOCA is approved as a non-profit entity by the IRS.
August 2022

Building search

Real estate search for a school building continues until a building is procured.
February 2023

Head of School search

Building and head of school search and fundraising are in full swing
October 2023

Head of School to be hired

The head of school will begin working and will be a key component in the last year of school development
January-June 2024

Building improvements, recruitment and hiring of staff

August 2024

SOCA opens

Southeast Ohio Classical Academy welcomes students for its first school year