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
All new applications must use the new FDOE Model Florida Charter School Application, effective December 2019, for applications due February 3, 2020.New Model Florida Charter School Application documents should be retrieved from the Florida Department of Education website and will be available in mid-December 2019.