2006: OUR BEGINNING
Founders Jason Kotter & Ryan Van Alfen start Charter School Fund in 2006 intent on helping charters secure financing to build and improve facilities.
2009: INTRO OF THE THREE PILLARS OF PERFORMANCE
Athlos brought the three pillar concepts to a school in Chandler, AZ.
2011: ATHLOS MODEL MORE FULLY DEVELOPED
Athlos began a relationship with two charter organizations in Texas, leading to partnering in implementing aspects of the Athlos model.
2012: BROOKLYN PARK, MINNESOTA
Began relationship with a Minnesota charter to convert a 15-year-old school (215 students) to a K-8 school with 1,000 students. Opened for 2014-2015 school year.
2013-14: SEVEN SCHOOLS
Delivered seven schools with 500,000 sq./ft. of space for two partners.
2014-15: EXPANDING TEAM
The Athlos team located in Boise, ID, rapidly expands to meet the needs of the schools opening for the 2016–17 school year.
2016: EIGHT NEW SCHOOLS
Athlos opens two new fully implemented curricular schools in Utah and Minnesota and another six new partially implementing schools in Texas.
2017: ON THE HORIZON
Athlos will continue to grow partnerships and support charter schools nationwide, gain charter approvals for fully-implementing schools, and open six new partially-implementing schools.