Charter School Authorizer Board of Mississippi

2016 Request for Proposals 

The Mississippi Charter School Authorizer Board (MCSAB) is pleased to invite proposals for high-quality charter schools seeking to open in the 2017-2018 school year or thereafter. The MCSAB is charged with approving only quality charter proposals that meet identified educational needs and promote a diversity of educational choices. 

For the 2016 MCSAB Request for Proposals cycle, proposals will ONLY be accepted via the online application portal​, hosted by Fluid Review. In the portal, you will be able to access the required templates to prepare your submissions.  You will also upload all of your proposal documents via the portal. Please visit the Fluid Review link above to complete and submit your proposal.

Please contact charterschools@mississippi.edu if you have any questions about submitting a proposal.​​

Charter Schools Act of 2013

In the 2013 Regular Session of the Mississippi Legislature, the Mississippi Charter Schools Act of 2013 (House Bill 369) was passed to establish charter schools in the State of Mississippi. The Act also called for the creation of a new seven member board to oversee the charter school system.

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