Year Law Enacted: 2003
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
5Learn more about authorizers in this state
Authorizing Policy Context
Maryland has a highly variable charter sector with autonomy and accountability determined largely by each school district.
District Authorizing State
District authorizers oversee more than 50 percent of charter schools in this state.
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State Policy Score
2/33View details about this score
State Policy Rank