Application deadline extended to May 13 for Jumpstart Test Prep ACT, ACT WorkKeys Pilot

The application deadline has been extended to May 13 for Jumpstart ACT Test Prep (Jumpstart) 2022-2023 pilot program, in partnership with the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE).

The program is aimed at helping public high school students increase ACT (juniors) and ACT WorkKeys (seniors) performance and continued Jumpstart efficacy research that has previously demonstrated substantial gains over prior best scoresThe application deadline for consideration has been extended to May 13, due to state testing.  All public high schools in Mississippi are encouraged to apply.

Schools will be randomly selected by third party to pilot either the Jumpstart English and Reading ACT Prep and/or the Jumpstart WorkKeys Prep from applications received.

If you have any questions for Jumpstart, email Roxie Landry at

If you have any questions for the MDE, contact Tammy Crosetti at

2022-23 Jumpstart English Reading Grant Application FINAL

2022-23 Jumpstart WorkKeys Pilot Application FINAL