School Choice in
Kansas offers K–12 students and their families some types of school choice, including a private school choice program, charter schools, magnet schools, home schooling and inter-district public school choice via an open enrollment policy.Explore Other States
Private School Choice
Kansas has one private school choice program, a tax-credit scholarship. The program helps some families send their children to participating private schools.
Kansas Program List
Public School Choice
Kansas has an inter-district open enrollment policy, which allows parents to transfer to traditional public schools outside their district. Kansas also has magnet schools.
Kansas has a few charter schools. Charter schools are publicly funded schools that are free of many of the regulations that restrict traditional public schools.