New Mexico

Year Law Enacted: 1993

Number of Charter Students in the State

22,715


7%

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

Number of Charter Schools

99


11%

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

Authorizing Policy Context

New Mexico has a mixed policy and practice environment, partially as a result of a diverse community of school district, Native American-focused, and statewide authorizers.

States with Few Authorizers

One or two non-district authorizers oversee most schools in this state.
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State Policy Score

15/33

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State Policy Rank

24/44

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