Total Number of Schools


Data Available: 1999-00 through 2012-13

NAPCS counts public charter schools in the total number of schools if the school shows enrollment in the official fall member count data file for that academic year or if the state department of education has not indicated that the school closed.

2009-2010 Florida

Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Number of Schools 411
% of Charter Schools to All Public Schools 10.6%
Average Number of Years Open
Average Number of Years Open 6.3
Number of Years Open
Open 1-3 Years 112 27.3%
Open 4-6 Years 121 29.4%
Open 7-9 Years 81 19.7%
Open 10+ Years 97 23.6%
Number of New Charter Schools in Fall of Academic Year 40
Number of Charter Schools That Closed During Academic Year 7
% Growth in Number of Charter Schools 4.8%
Schools by Grade Levels
Elementary Schools 224 54.5%
Middle Schools 71 17.3%
High Schools 89 21.7%
Middle/High Schools 12 2.9%
Elementary/Middle/High Schools 14 3.4%
Ungraded 1
Schools by Geographic Locale
City 131 31.9%
Suburbs 187 45.5%
Town 14 3.4%
Rural 79 19.2%
Conversion 19 4.6%
Start-Up 392 95.4%
Management Organization
Freestanding 256 62.3%
EMO 142 34.5%
CMO 13 3.2%
Virtual Schools
Non-Virtual 411 100.0%
Unionized Schools
Unionized Charter Schools 16 3.9%
Non-Unionized Charter Schools 395 96.1%
Unionized Charter Schools, Not By State Law 16 100.0%
NEA and AFT Union Affiliation 16 100.0%

Non-Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Number of Schools 3,484
Schools by Grade Levels
Elementary Schools 1,874 53.8%
Middle Schools 515 14.8%
High Schools 455 13.1%
Middle/High Schools 409 11.7%
Elementary/Middle/High Schools 231 6.6%
Ungraded 1
Schools by Geographic Locale
City 931 26.7%
Suburbs 1,615 46.4%
Town 262 7.5%
Rural 676 19.4%
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