K-5 Public Charter
School in Florida

Offering Differentiated Instruction Through Small-group Learning, Direct Instruction, Whole Group, & One-on-one Delivery


Enrollment is open -- We have Art, Music, Spanish, Runners Club and a 4H Club available.  Come see us today!

Mcintosh Eagles
Mcintosh Eagles
Mcintosh Eagles

What We Believe

The teachers, administrators, and Staff at McIntosh Area School are unified in their belief that all children have the ability to learn, are curious, creative, and can succeed.

No two students have exactly the same skills or learning styles. That's why we provide differentiated instruction through small-group learning, direct instruction, whole group, and one-on-one delivery. Our small class sizes allow us to identify the needs of each of our students and tailor their instruction accordingly.


Our Main Goal

McIntosh Area Charter School takes a whole-child approach to elementary education. Teachers, administrators, counselors, and support staff work together to meet the intellectual, social, behavioral, and emotional needs of each and every child we serve.

Our Elementary School

McIntosh Area School is a Title I charter school located in the beautiful town of McIntosh, Florida. We offer:








We welcome parents, grandparents, community members, and business partners to help with a variety of special projects.


A charter school is a public school managed by a non-profit Board of Directors. All charter schools are designed to allow more flexibility than standard public schools, although we are held accountable for academic achievement and prudent management by the Marion County Public School Board and the State Department of Education. For more detailed information, please visit the Florida Department of Education website, Click Here.

We welcome students from the surrounding areas to include other counties. Please contact our front office for specific questions.

McIntosh Area School is a Marion County Public School of Choice open to all students. There is no cost. Students also receive free breakfast and lunch.

Florida State Statute 1002.33 requires the charter school's governing board to appoint a representative to facilitate parental involvement, provide access to information, assist with questions/concerns, and resolve disputes regarding McIntosh Area School.

Candace Stephens

​Parent Liaison


Every family will be required to contribute 20 hours over the course of the academic year. These hours can be completed in a number of ways (school events, board meetings, classroom support, campus projects, or other opportunities as determined by the principal.) Each family will receive information about these opportunities as they arise. These volunteer requirements are per family, not per student.

Yes, students are required to wear uniforms.Click here for information on our dress code.

Yes, all drop-off and pick-up are done via car-line.

The school day is from 7:45 am to 2:20 pm. Students may arrive for breakfast at 7:15 am. No supervision is provided before 7:15 am. After-care is available until 6:00 pm. Students not picked up by 2:30 pm will be sent to after-care. After-care fees will apply.

Office hours are 7:30 am to 3:00 pm.

Covid- 19

Cleaning protocols remain in place. We will insist that students or Staff feeling ill are to stay home.

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Current Events

K-5 Literacy Ceremony


This event will wed Literacy terms and definitions for eternity.  Be prepared to witness the true dedication of literacy terms and meanings for life.  This ceremony will be followed by…

Title 1 Parent Engagement

Purple Building

Parent /Family Engagement Meeting will be held in the Purple building to uncover the literacy benefits of the Progress learning platform and how you can help your child learn at…