Michigan's charter schools prepare student to be confident individuals and inspire all aspects of their lives. They become creative problem solvers, celebrate their culture, cultivate their arts, and we couldn't be more proud. 

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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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The 2021 Awards are here!

The MI Charter Awards give us a platform to highlight outstanding educators in Michigan's charter schools. Nominations for the 2021 MI Charter School Teacher of the Year & Administrator of the Year are now closed

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Take Action: 2021 School Aid Budget

Right now, legislators and the Governor are negotiating the 2021-22 MI State Budget, including funding for our students. Send them a message now to ensure they prioritize equity for ALL students as they make hard decisions. 

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MI charter school funding

MI charter students still receive less in per-pupil funding allocated by the MI School-Aid Budget than traditional district students.

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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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2020 MAPSA Awards

Meet our Teacher and Administrator of the Year. Learn more about them and other finalists.

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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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