Midlands Arts Conservatory (MAC) is a public charter school planned to open in the Fall of 2017 in the central Midlands Area with an emphasis on the arts. The school will open with 60 Sixth and 60 Seventh graders, and will add a great level each year. The school will eventually house grades 6 through 12th grade. The arts areas emphasized at the opening of the school will be visual arts, music, dance, and theater. The school will be a tuition-free, accredited public school designed to prepare students for success in post-secondary and/or careers in the arts.