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MCSAB Board Approved Policies also available at Secretary of State's website
Charter School Law and Policies Pamphlet
Legislative Update - July 16, 2020
Revised Charter School Contract

National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
Tennessee Charter Association
Arkansas Public School Resource Center
New Schools for Alabama
Texas Public Charter Schools Association
Louisiana Association of Charter Schools
Empower Mississippi
Mississippi First

Communities of Excellence Project: Charter School Facility Refinancing Guide

2020 Annual Performance Framework Reports
Ambition Prep 
Clarksdale Collegiate 
Midtown Public 
Reimagine Prep 
Smilow Collegiate 

Back to School 2020
Meeting Recording
MDE Resources:
Office of Grants Management ~ MDE - Federal Procurement Decision Tree
Office of Special Education ~ PowerPoint Slides
Office of Financial Services ~ Financial Guidance Manual 
MDE Administrator Calendar 2020-2021

MCSAB Resources:
Meeting Agenda
2020-2021 Epicenter Submissions Calendar
Epicenter Calendar Companion

Procurement & Purchasing:
Changes to Federal Purchasing Rules MDE Memo
Changes to Federal Purchasing Rules MCSAB Memo
Procurement & Purchases Using ESSER Funds

School Support Check-Ins
August 28, 2020 Meeting Agendas
June 17, 2020 Meeting Agenda
May 14, 2020 Meeting Agenda
April 9, 2020 Meeting Agenda

Summary of School Summer & Restart Plans SY20-21

MPB Mississippi Education Connection ~ MS Charter Schools

​​​​2020 - 2021 Charter School Renewal
2020 - 2021 Charter School Renewal Timeline

2019 - 2020 Charter School Renewal
2019 - 2020 Charter School Renewal Timeline
Midtown Public Renewal Recommendation Report [FINAL]
Reimagine Prep Renewal Recommendation Report [FINAL] 

2020 Legislative Presentation: file:///Users/charterschools/Downloads/2020%20Legislative%20Presentation(2).pdf                      To view this presentation, copy & paste the link into your URL

2019 Annual Report
2019 Board Presentation Findings
2018 Annual Report​
2018 Annual Report Addendum​
Complaint Procedure​

PEER Reports
FY 2019 PEER Report Summary - to view full report click here
FY 2018 PEER Report Summary​ - to view full report click here

2019 Annual Performance Framework Reports
Ambition Prep - 2019 Annual Performance Framework Report
Clarksdale Collegiate - 2019 Annual Performance Framework Report
Midtown Public - 2019 Annual Performance Framework Report
Reimagine Prep - 2019 Annual Performance Framework Report
Smilow Collegiate - 2019 Annual Performance Framework Report
Smilow Prep - 2019 Annual Performance Framework Report

Articles
Rising Tide: Charter School Market Share and Student Achievement: The Thomas B. Fordham Institute
Tide Is Turning For Charters: Mississippi Today
School Choice By the Numbers: Empower MS​

Public Records Request 
Public Records Request Form [Fillable PDF Form]