Policy Overview

2008-2009 Alaska

Charter Schools

Metrics #
Charter Law
State Has Charter Law Yes
Year of Charter School Law 1995
Charter Cap
State-Imposed Cap on Charter Schools Yes
Description of Cap

60 charters statewide

Charter Funding
State Provides Funding for Charter Schools No
Description of Funding

Charter schools may operate in a vacant school district facility or any other facility if the local superintendent determines that it meets health and safety requirements.