Iowa

Year Law Enacted: 2002

Number of Charter Students in the State

322


< 1%

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

Number of Charter Schools

3


< 1%

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

Authorizing Policy Context

Iowa has a moribund charter school law with little accountability or autonomy.

District Authorizing State

District authorizers oversee more than 50 percent of charter schools in this state.
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State Policy Score

7/33

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State Policy Rank

38/44

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