WHO IS REPUBLIC SCHOOLS?
Serving more than 3,100 scholars in seven schools across two cities; Jackson, Mississippi and Nashville, Tennessee, RePublic Schools is the only school network solely dedicated to reimagining public education in the South. This means that we maintain high standards and constantly seek to improve to ensure that our scholars, the majority of whom come from underserved communities, receive the education they deserve and are on the path to success.
WHY CHOOSE REPUBLIC?
- Your scholar will learn computer science and will have access to their own laptop.
- Your scholar will develop a love for reading.
- Your scholar will be held to high academic and behavior expectations.
- Your scholar’s school and teachers will communicate with you regularly.
- Your scholar will get the full school experience and can participate in sports, extracurricular activities, and after school club.
LEAD FOR RACIAL EQUITY
We believe that racism’s legacy in education is most entrenched in the South. We look at ourselves first, reflect, and talk about the role racism plays in our lives. We work to be constantly anti-racist in our words and actions.
STRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE
We believe achieving excellence is a challenging journey. We maintain high standards and endeavor towards excellence each day.
We believe that joy is the undercurrent of the work we do. We choose to see and create the joy that is within us and around us, and we actively work to spread that joy to others.
We believe that each member of our community brings a unique and valuable perspective. We honor and celebrate these perspectives, and we know that our differences make us stronger.
We believe that we can and must get better. We constantly seek to both support each other and also improve our work.