Policy Overview

2008-2009 Georgia

Charter Schools

Metrics #
Charter Law
State Has Charter Law Yes
Year of Charter School Law 1994
Charter Cap
State-Imposed Cap on Charter Schools No
Charter Funding
State Provides Funding for Charter Schools Yes
Description of Funding

The state has a per-pupil, needs-based capital-funding program, which distributes funds through a competitive grant process. In 2007, $1,725,000 was appropriated for the 2007-08 school year.