The Charter School Experience

Florida has the third largest number of charter schools in the country and one of the largest student populations attending charter schools. In 2022-23, 723 charter schools were operating in 47 of the state's 67 counties. Parents of more than 382,000 students have chosen charter schools for their children's education. Charter schools have become a popular and widely respected educational option for Florida students and their families.

If you are not familiar with charter schools or just want to learn more, click on the links below to expand your knowledge of the Florida charter school world.

What Is a Charter School?

The Benefits of Teaching in a Charter School

Find a Florida Charter School*

How to Apply to Teach in a Florida Charter School

*Schools that are members of the Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools are listed in this directory.