At CCAS, we provide an educational experience that fosters respect and responds to students’ academic and social-emotional needs to assist students in achieving their highest potential.




    At CCAS, we provide a structured learning environment designed to help at risk scholars to achieve globally, to contribute locally, and to be fulfilled individually.


  • Our Beliefs 


    • We believe all students are unique and have the ability to learn and succeed.
    • We believe that students learn best when lesson re engaging and relevant.
    • We believe our school should provide a safe and structured environment that encourages creativity, responsibility, and excellence.
  • Quick Facts
    • CCAS provides comprehensive educational, behavioral, and emotional support services for grades 4-12 enrolled in the Jackson Public School District, who are found to be at-risk and in need of a highly structured and supportive alternative educational environment.                                                                    
    • Orientation is conducted Monday through Friday, beginning at 8:00 A. M.                                            
    • CCAS students will take the same English, Math, Science and Social Studies classes taken at the home school.
    • Students may earn up to five(5) Carnegie units while at CCAS.                                                                                
    • All grades earned at CCAS will be transferred to the home school in the same manner as they are transferred from schools within and outside the district.

Contact Us

  • Capital City Alternative School
    2221 Boiling Street Jackson, MS 39213
    Bell Schedule: 7:30 am-3:00 pm
    (601) 713-2376

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Last Modified on August 26, 2019