News and Updates

2021 Charter Summit

Wednesday, October 6, 2021; 1:30 - 5:00 PM

Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center - Columbia, MO

In partnership with 2021 MCPSA (Missouri Charter Public School Association) Conference 


DESE 2021 Charter Summit - Registration 

2021 MCPSA Conference - Registration 

Public Hearing 

Notice of Public Hearing – University of Missouri

Friday, July 9, 2021; 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

First floor - State Board of Education Meeting Room

205 Jefferson Street

Jefferson City, MO 65101

DESE found the University of Missouri’s charter office in material noncompliance with its sponsorship duties, and pursuant to § 160.400.17(2), RSMo, the Commissioner of Education has scheduled a public hearing to take testimony on the issue. For more information please contact

Notice of Public Hearing - University of Missouri