Charter School LEA [Education] Law and Legal Definition

According to 34 CFR 76.787 [Title 34 – Education; Subtitle A -- Office of the Secretary, Department of Education; Part 76 -- State-Administered Programs; Subpart H -- How does a State or Local Educational Agency Allocate Funds to Charter Schools?; General], the term Charter School LEA means “a charter school that is treated as a local educational agency for purposes of the applicable covered program.”