SB 1536 Modifies compensation to non-virtual, public charter schools

VOTE: YES
Died in committee

Modifies percentage of amounts school districts must distribute from State School Fund to public charter schools that are not virtual public charter schools. 

 

Summary: This bill will bring the level of funding of public charter schools more in line with funding of regular public schools.  

Fiscal Responsibility: Funding public charter schools will be closer to although still less than funding of regular public schools.

 Local Control: Better supports public charter schools. 

Free Markets: Public charter schools introduce a limited amount of school choice to parents and their children.

 Limited Government: NA

 Personal Choice and Responsibility: Better supports school choice