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COVID-19 ClosureAll schools will be closed for the duration of the public health emergency, as stated by Governor Evers. 
Updates can be found at: www.ecasd.us/COVID-19.

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The McKinley Charter School:

  • Opened in April January 1996
  • Is a public, not a private school
  • Charges no tuition
  • Is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation
  • Serves students from the Eau Claire and Altoona school districts
  • Offers an open door back to education
  • Meets students where they are and helps them move forward academically and behaviorally
  • Utilizes a discipline model designed to foster self-control
  • Works to increase student academic achievement
  • Invites students and parents to become part of the "McKinley Family"

Additional services offered at McKinley Charter School:
  • Student support groups
  • Counseling services
  • Support for male and female single parents
  • Drug and alcohol support groups
  • Services to homeless students
  • Referrals to appropriate community agencies
  • Transition services to post-secondary education, the military, and the workplace

McKinley Charter School's Five Components

Each component serves a specific population and delivers a unique curriculum.
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Our Mission and Goals
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Governance Board
Meet the members of our school board. The board establishes policies, sets and oversees the budget, approves hires, and evaluates the school and administration.