Westlake Academy Charter School is the only Municipally owned and operated charter school in the State.
The Town of Westlake, the charter holder, developed a shared services arrangement with the Academy. Under this agreement, the Town of Westlake provides support services in human resources, finance, administration, facilities management, etc. In the Academy’s Charter, the Town Manager serves as the Superintendent of the Academy, but receives compensation from the Town of Westlake.
The Town Manager / Superintendent participates in a separate retirement and benefits plan from the Academy, and does not have a Superintendents Contract with the Academy.