Policy Overview

2008-2009 Rhode Island

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

20 charters with schools enrolling no more than 4% of state's students

Charter Funding
State Provides Funding for Charter Schools Yes
Description of Funding

Non-district authorized charter schools may apply for reimbursement up to 30% of associate housing costs.