Interested in opening a charter school in Mississippi? Mississippi First no longer assists with applicant support, but the Mississippi Educator Accelerator does! Learn more about opening a charter by visiting the Mississippi Education Accelerator website.
The Mississippi Charter Schools Act of 2013 allows for the creation of both new and conversion charter schools. The Mississippi Charter School Authorizer Board was officially established in Fall 2013. MCSAB has approved 7 charter schools in Mississippi.
|Charter School||Location||Founding Year|
|Midtown Public Charter School||Jackson, MS||2015|
|Reimagine Public Charter School||Jackson, MS||2015|
|Smilow Prep||Jackson, MS||2016|
|Clarksdale Collegiate Public Charter School||Clarksdale, MS||2018|
|Smilow Collegiate||Jackson, MS||2018|
|Ambition Prep||Jackson, MS||2019|
|Leflore Legacy Academy||Greenwood, MS||2020|