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Call for Quality Schools

2022 Call for Quality Schools Application Cycle


The Mississippi Charter School Authorizer Board (MCSAB) is pleased to invite proposals for quality charter schools seeking to open in the 2023-2024 school year or thereafter. The MCSAB is charged with approving only quality charter school proposals that meet identified educational needs and promote a diversity of educational choices. 

*New for 2022* NACSA Revisions to Application Cycle & RFP 
Presentation Slides - December Board Meeting

Milestones
Call for Quality Schools Application ~ New Schools 
Call for Quality Schools Application ~ Existing Operators 
Letter of Intent ~ New & Existing Schools
Letters of Intent & Eligibility Demonstrations
Applications Submitted & Reviewed for Completeness 

Public Comment period open through August 5, 2022 ~ Comments received by deadline

Full Applications:
Clarksdale Collegiate Prep
Columbus Leadership Academy
Instant Impact Global Prep
Level-Up Academy Public Charter
Mound Bayou New Millennial High School
Natchez-Adams Early Childhood & Intermediate Center
Resilience Academy of Teaching Excellence - East Tallahatchie
Resilience Academy of Teaching Excellence - North Bolivar

Southwest Mississippi Academy of Health Sciences
Southwest Mississippi Conservatory for Performing & Media Arts

Stage 2 Threshold Quality Review Findings:
Applications Committee Meeting Presentation Slides

Clarksdale Collegiate Prep
Columbus Leadership Academy
Instant Impact Global Prep
Level-Up Academy Public Charter
Mound Bayou New Millennial High School
Natchez-Adams Early Childhood & Intermediate Center
Resilience Academy of Teaching Excellence - East Tallahatchie
Resilience Academy of Teaching Excellence - North Bolivar
Southwest Mississippi Academy of Health Sciences
Southwest Mississippi Conservatory for Performing & Media Arts

Initial Stage 3 Independent Evaluation Recommendation Reports (Pre-Capacity Interview):
Applications Committee Meeting Presentation Slides

Clarksdale Collegiate Prep
Columbus Leadership Academy
Instant Impact Global Prep
Resilience Academy of Teaching Excellence - East Tallahatchie
Resilience Academy of Teaching Excellence - North Bolivar

Board Resolutions & Final Recommendation Reports
Clarksdale Collegiate Prep
Columbus Leadership Academy
Instant Impact Global Prep
Resilience Academy of Teaching Excellence - East Tallahatchie
Resilience Academy of Teaching Excellence - North Bolivar


2021 Application Cycle
2020 Application Cycle
2019 Application Cycle