Oklahoma

Year Law Enacted: 1999

Number of Charter Students in the State

16,585


2%

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

Number of Charter Schools

34


2%

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

Authorizing Policy Context

Oklahoma passed comprehensive legislation in 2015 to allow charter schools across the state and establish additional school and authorizer accountability measures. The implementation of these measures has just begun.