School Choice Options In Pennsylvania

There are a variety of school choice options available for many of the 2.7 million children living in Pennsylvania. Families in Pennsylvania can choose from traditional public schools, public charter schools, public magnet schools, private schools, online academies, and homeschooling.

Our guide to school choice and education options in Pennsylvania provides detailed, unbiased, and easy-to-use information to help parents find schools or learning environments that best meet their children’s needs.

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During National School Choice Week, schools and organizations across Pannsylvania partner with families to raise awareness about the different K-12 education options available to children. This not-for-profit effort is designed to inform and assist parents, while shining a positive spotlight on the importance of opportunity in education. In 2021, National School Choice Week will take place from January 24-30, 2021.

  • What is School Choice?

    How can it empower parents and help kids achieve their dreams?

  • Choosing the Right School

    Tips to help you find a school where your daughter or son will learn, succeed, and be happy.

  • Find a School

    Use our new school finder tool to find a school near you.

Pennsylvania Updates

  • October 29, 2019

    Pennsylvania School Choice Roadmap

    How It Works

    Choosing a school? You’ve got options. 
    Deciding where to send your child to school is a big…

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  • April 2, 2019

    HIGHLIGHTING HAPPINESS: Mentors, teachers show students ‘the world is yours’

    Happiness Blog

    Mentor programs and caring teachers help students at Manchester Academic Charter School to…

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  • April 2, 2019

    5 Questions for Vas Scoumis, CEO at Manchester Academic Charter School

    Happiness Blog

    Manchester Academic Charter School has been part of the Pittsburgh community for…

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  • December 18, 2018

    School Choice Rocks – For Real

    Happiness Blog

    National School Choice Week participants know that school choice rocks.

    This year,…

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