Year Law Enacted: 1996
Number of Charter Students in the State
Percentage of public school students attending charters Derived from the National Alliance of Public Charter Schools
Number of Charter Schools
Percentage of public schools that are charters Derived from the National Alliance of Public Charter Schools
Number of Authorizers
48Learn more about authorizers in this state
Authorizing Policy Environment
Florida has several school accountability policies with few authorizer quality policies; however, the State should incorporate Florida’s Principles & Standards and performance metrics into law. The state has developed and promulgated voluntary standards for authorizer quality.
District Authorizing State
District authorizers oversee more than 50 percent of charter schools in this state.
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State Policy Score
18/33View details about this score
State Policy Rank
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Florida and the One Million Lives Campaign
NACSA’s One Million Lives campaign is dedicated to providing one million more children the chance to attend a great school that will prepare them for success throughout their lives. Here is how Florida’s charter school authorizers are changing lives.