Year Law Enacted: 1994
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
26Learn more about authorizers in this state
Authorizing Policy Context
Georgia adopted several charter school policies over a number of years, notably through the regulatory process in 2014 and 2015. The policies were designed, among other things, to improve authorizer quality and consistency, create assistance for struggling authorizers, and create a strong renewal process throughout the state.
District Authorizing State
District authorizers oversee more than 50 percent of charter schools in this state.
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State Policy Score
20/33View details about this score
State Policy Rank