School Choice in
Georgia offers K–12 students and their families several types of school choice, including two private school choice programs, charter schools, magnet schools, home schooling and inter-and intra-district public school choice via open enrollment policies.Explore Other States
Private School Choice
Georgia has two private school choice programs, a school voucher and a tax-credit scholarship. These programs help families afford to send their children to participating private schools.
Public School Choice
Georgia has inter-district and intra-district open enrollment policies that allow some parents to transfer to traditional public schools outside and within their district. Georgia also has a few magnet schools.
Georgia has some charter schools. Charter schools are publicly funded schools that are free of many of the regulations that restrict traditional public schools.