Number of Students Attending Charter Schools Surpasses 3 Million
This year, for the first time, the number of students who attend charter public schools is estimated to have surpassed 3 million. In fact, it’s closer to 3.1 million. This means that over 200,000 more children are attending charter schools this school year than attended last year and, given that the federal government estimates a total change in public school enrollment of just over 100,000 students. Read more here.