Hawaii

Year Law Enacted: 1994

Number of Charter Students in the State

10,413


6%

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

Number of Charter Schools

34


12%

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

Authorizing Policy Context

Hawaii passed significant reforms of its charter school law in 2011, including the creation of a new statewide authorizer. The implementation of these policies is ongoing.