School Choice Options in Utah

Public School Open Enrollment

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


Public Charter Schools

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


Public Magnet Schools

State permits public magnet and theme-based schools?


Online Learning

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


Private School Choice

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


Homeschooling Freedom

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


Utah Celebrates National School Choice Week

UAPCS Charter Day on the Hill

January 26, 2017 at 11:00am

Utah State Capitol, 350 State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Charter Day on the Hill gathers more than 50 schools and 500 charter students to promote the innovation and educational success in Utah's charter schools. Students set up booths and educate lawmakers on the importance of charter school funding, while spotlighting the incredible programs and curriculum each school provides.

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

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

Governor Gary Herbert has officially proclaimed January 22-28 2017 as "School Choice Week" in Utah.

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

  • Naples
  • Enterprise
  • Helper City
  • Pleasant Grove

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

Spread the Word

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