School Choice Options in Kentucky

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?

NO

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?

NO

Private School Choice

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

NO

Homeschooling Freedom

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

YES
alternateimage.hostedhere.com

Kentucky Celebrates National School Choice Week

Kentucky Coalition School Choice Rally

January 27, 2017 at 10:00am

700 Capital Avenue, Frankfort, KY 40601

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

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

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

Governor Matt Bevin has officially proclaimed January 22-28 2017 as "School Choice Week" in Kentucky.

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

  • Sturgis
  • Eminence
  • West Buechel
  • Hillview
  • Hawesville
  • Taylor
  • Lawrence
  • Trigg
  • White
  • Franklin
  • Corbin
  • Pioneer Village
  • Wolfe
  • Southgate

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

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

Spread the Word

Download and share these Kentucky School Choice week graphics on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to let your friends and family know you're celebrating school choice!