Publications: Charter Schools

House Bill 97, Printer’s Number 1339 takes a modest step in bringing the cyber charter school tuition amount more in line with the costs actually borne by cyber charter schools. Our estimates suggest the reforms in HB97, PN1339 would save school districts roughly $26 million in 2017/18. This document provides more detail regarding House Bill 97, Printer’s Number 1339.

This document provides an overview of charter and cyber charter schools in Pennsylvania - including how charter schools differ from regular public schools, enrollment, funding and performance.