School Choice Options in Michigan

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?

NO

Homeschooling Freedom

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

YES
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Michigan Celebrates National School Choice Week

Michigan Coalition School Choice Rally

January 27, 2017 at 1:30pm

Wayne State University 315 E Warren Ave. Detroit, MI 48201

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

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

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

Governor Rick Snyder has officially proclaimed January 22-28 2017 as "School Choice Week" in Michigan.

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

  • Erie
  • Roscommon Township
  • Niles
  • Vienna
  • West Branch
  • Centreville
  • Whiteford
  • Lapeer
  • Fife Lake
  • Ishpeming Township
  • La Salle Township
  • Columbus
  • Chikaming
  • Ira Township
  • Kalkaska
  • Parma Township

For more information, read news releases about specific events planned for the Great Lakes 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

Spread the Word

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