Policy Overview

2009-2010 National

Data available for:

Charter Schools

Metrics #
Charter Law
Number of States with Charter Laws 40 + District of Columbia
Charter Cap
Number of States with State-Imposed Caps on Charters 23 + District of Columbia
Charter Funding
Number of States that Provide Funding for Charter School Facilities 15 + District of Columbia
Average Per-Pupil Charter Funding as % of Average District School Funding 80.2% (Statewide), 72.2% (Urban Districts)
Active Authorizers
Number of Non-Local School District Charter School Authorizers 97 (10.4%)