Charter schools follow the same legislation as any public school and must adhere to the California Department of Education requirements. They are funded by state and federal means and cannot charge tuition. This institution is an equal opportunity provider. Encore’s Board of Directors meets quarterly. Both Riverside and Hesperia have Oversight Councils that also meet quarterly. Agendas for board meetings are posted in a conspicuous place as well as on the web site. Access to upcoming agendas is available 24 hours per day. Access to public records is available during front office hours only.