School Choice Options in Georgia

Public School Open Enrollment

State allows parents to choose any traditional public school for their child, regardless of location?

PARTIAL

Public Charter Schools

State has a charter school law allowing for the creation of charter schools?

YES

Public Magnet Schools

State permits public magnet and theme-based schools?

YES

Online Learning

State offers free, full-time online academies, either run by the state or independent organization?

YES

Private School Choice

State offers a private school choice scholarship or tax deduction program?

YES

Homeschooling Freedom

Parents are free to educate their children at home (homeschooling)?

YES
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Georgia Celebrates National School Choice Week

Georgia Coalition School Choice Rally

January 26, 2017 at 10:00am

Bright Futures Academy – 1300 Joseph E. Boone Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA

Students, Teachers, and School Choice Supporters from across the state are hosting a rally to share their message with Georgia: School Choice Works!

Leadership Breakfast

January 26, 2017

Georgian Club 100 Galleria Pkwy, SE #1700 - Atlanta, GA 30339

Typically the Foundation’s first event of the year, the National School Choice Week Leadership Breakfast is keynoted by education expert Dr. Ben Scafidi, who will be unveiling the results of a major study on education spending.

For all events check out Georgia'sMaster Events Lists Go!

Georgia Leadership Makes It Official
January 22-28 2017 is School Choice Week

Governor Nathan Deal has officially proclaimed January 22-28 2017 as "School Choice Week" in Georgia.

Officials in the following cities and counties have officially proclaimed January 22-28, 2017 School Choice Week:

  • Hampton
  • Chickamauga
  • Loganville
  • Blakely
  • Maysville
  • Austell
  • Hazlehurst
  • Brunswick
  • Lovejoy
  • Talbot
  • Randolph
  • Rockdale
  • Centerville
  • Madison
  • Doraville
  • Locust Grove

For more information, read news releases about specific events planned for the Peach State.

Partners

Want More?

Members of the media can request a list of school leaders in their state, who can discuss their participation in National School Choice Week by contacting Shelby Doyle at shelby@schoolchoiceweek.com

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