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Interested in starting a charter school in Escambia County, see the links below for complete details.


Application Procedures


How to apply for a charter school in Escambia County


Letter of Intent Deadline

April 1


Application Deadline

August 1

Charter School Statutes, Rules & Model Forms

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Charter School Resources


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Escambia County School Choice


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Charter Schools

Elementary & Middle Charter Schools


Capstone Academy   

(PreK - K)

Aileen Ilano, Principal

4901 W. Fairfield Drive

Pensacola, FL 32506

Phone: 458-7735 (courier: I-2 )

Designed for developmentally delayed students between the ages of birth to 5 years of age. Developmentally appropriate programs for educational progress, strategies to enhance physical development, and family support plans for student progress are offered.


Byrneville Elementary School       



Dee Wolfe-Sullivan, Principal

1600 Byrneville Road

Century, FL 32535

Phone: 256-6350 (courier N-3)

Designed for students in K-5. Enrollment is open to any student residing in Escambia County.

Jacqueline Harris Prep Academy



Celestine Lewis, Principal

8190 Pensacola Boulevard

Pensacola, FL 32534

Phone:  432-2273                            

(courier: Alt. Ed./Hall Center)


Designed for elementary students in grades K-5, with a strong emphasis on the following areas: phonics, reading, writing, math, literature, poetry, Spanish, and the arts. This program’s aim is to motivate and inspire students to strive for excellence in all areas, academically and socially. Enrollment is open to any student residing in Escambia County.


Pensacola Beach Elem School


Jeff Castleberry, Principal

900 Via DeLuna Drive

Pensacola Beach, FL 32561

Phone: 934-4020  

(courier: Alt. Ed./Hall Center)


Designed for students in K-5. Enrollment is open to any student residing in Escambia County.

Beulah Academy of Science 



Sherry Bailey, Principal

8633 Beulah Road

Pensacola, FL 32526     (courier: B-6)

Phone: 944-2822

Designed to offer a quality, community-based education to children in grade 6-8.

High School Charter Schools


Escambia Charter High School (9-12)

Taravell McKinnies Principal   

P.O. Box 1147

Gonzalez, FL 32560-1147               

(courier: O-6)

Phone: 937-0500


Designed for high school students who have excessive referrals or have a case for expulsion. This program provides high school students the opportunity to complete their academic work and receive counseling services as well as other interventions.