Charter School Authorizers


Data Available: 2008-09 through 2012-13

Annually, NAPCS collects information that links charter schools with their authorizer. The data come from state departments of education, authorizers, and charter support organizations. NAPCS follows the National Association of Charter School Authorizer's (NACSA) classification of types of authorizers: Local Education Agency, State Board of Education, Independent Charter School Board, Municipal Government Office, Higher Education Institution, and Non-for-Profit Organization.

2008-2009 National

Data available for:

Charter Schools

Metrics #
Active Authorizers
Number of Non-Local School District Charter School Authorizers 91 (11%)