MI Charter Schools

Michigan's charter schools are cultivating K-12 public education that innovates, inspires & supports modern students, educators & families. 

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Serving adjudicated youth in Detroit with empathy and mentorship

Through a partnership with Covenant House Academy Central in Detroit, students in a juvenile detention center are continuing to work toward completing their education.

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Act Now: Federal attack on charter schools

Charter schools are under attack in a new education funding bill proposing to cut off ALL federal funding—including funding for students from low-income communities and students with disabilities—for charter schools that contract with businesses.

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MI charter school funding

While charter schools receive similar per pupil funding as traditional schools, they do not receive any funding for facilities costs.

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MAPSA, Michigan's Charter School Association, facilitates public support for MI charters, giving a voice to the movement.

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Charter news

Get the latest charter school success stories, best practices, data and happenings from the movement.

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Locate a charter school near you

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2021 MAPSA Awards

Meet our 2021 Teacher and Administrator of the Year!

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Get the charter school facts

Charter schools are driving success, innovation and progress. Find out why.

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Tell your school story

You have a successful & unique program. Your staff is AMAZING. Are you talking about it?

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Build key relationships

Discover ow to forge bonds with local decision makers, including lawmakers, media & more.

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