The Rochester Board of Education is holding a public hearing Tuesday on three charter school applications that are expected to open next year.
The Renaissance Academy Charter School of the Arts is expected to open in August with 176 students in grades Kindergarten through 2nd.
The Greater Works Charter School is scheduled to open in September with about 150 high school students.
The Vertus Charter School plans to open next September with 96 ninth graders.
All of them plan to eventually expand.
The hearing goes from 6 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. at Rochester School District headquarters at 131 West Broad Street.