Year Law Enacted: 1991
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
Minnesota passed policy provisions in 2009 that created the first authorizer application system, designed to regularly evaluate authorizers to determine if they should be allowed to continue authorizing schools. This includes requirements that authorizers use numerous best practices. The implementation of these policies is in progress.
States with Many Authorizers
Non-district authorizers oversee most schools in this state, and there are more than two active non-district authorizers overseeing five or more charters each.
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State Policy Score
26/33View details about this score
State Policy Rank