Delaware

Year Law Enacted: 1995

Number of Charter Students in the State

11,346


8%

Percentage of public school students attending charters Derived from the National Alliance of Public Charter Schools

Number of Charter Schools

27


11%

Percentage of public schools that are charters Derived from the National Alliance of Public Charter Schools

Authorizing Policy Environment

Over the last several years, Delaware passed and implemented significant authorizer quality and school accountability reforms through law, regulation, and changes in practices. The implementation of these policies is ongoing.