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Mississippi College- and Career-Ready Standards

From December 18, 2015 through January 12, 2016, the Mississippi Department of Education sought public input on proposed changes to the state's English Language Arts and Mathematics standards through the Mississippi College- and Career-Ready Standards Feedback Forum. The Mississippi State Board of Education approved the changes on January 21, 2016. To view the 2016 Mississippi College- and Career-Ready Standards, click here.


Mississippi Board of Education

The Mississippi Board of Education is comprised of nine members who are appointed as prescribed by the Constitution of the State of Mississippi. The Board appoints the State Superintendent of Education, sets public education policy and oversees the Mississippi Department of Education. View the Board’s 5-Year Strategic Plan.

Dr. Carey M. Wright
State Superintendent of Education

For information and updates from Dr. Carey Wright, State Superintendent, click here.

Mississippi Department of Education     P.O. Box 771     Jackson, MS 39205-0771     General Information: 601-359-3513

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