Manatee County Charter Schools
Charter schools are public schools operating under a charter contract with the School District of Manatee County. Charters are independent public schools, which are fiscally and academically accountable to the school district but exempt from many district requirements and most state statutes. Charter schools operate under their own governing board structure.
Reminder to New Applicants
Applicants must use the FDOE Model Florida Charter School Application form. All applications are due on or before Tuesday, February 1, 2022.Please review the Florida Department of Education website for Charter School Statutes and Frequently Asked Questions.Charter School application orientation will be held on Monday, November 8, 2021 at 9:00 AM, at the Professional Support Center, 2501 63rd Avenue East, Bradenton, FL 34203.Please note the orientation date was revised to November 8, 2021.