APA Notice – Public comments sought by April 11 regarding revisions to Mississippi Public School Accountability Standards

On March 17, 2022, the State Board of Education (SBE) granted approval to begin the Administrative Procedures Act (APA) process to revise the following:

The recommendations are to revise the business rules of the Mississippi Statewide Accountability System, Section 10, Banking Scores: End-of-course, subject area assessments taken before 10th grade, Section 11, Comprehensive Support and Improvement Schools (CSI), Section 12, Targeted Support and Improvement Schools (TSI), and Section 13, Additional Targeted Support and Improvement Schools (ATSI).


Please submit written comments to Angela Kitchens, Office of Accreditation, 359 North West Street, Post Office Box 771, Jackson, MS 39205-0771. You may also submit comments in writing by email at accreditation@mdek12.org.

All public comments must be received in the Office of Accreditation no later than 5 p.m. April 11, 2022.  APA comments will be presented to the SBE on April 21, 2022.