School Choice in
Louisiana offers K–12 students and their families several types of school choice, including four 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
Louisiana has four private school choice programs, two school vouchers, a tax-credit scholarship and an individual tax deduction. These programs help families send their children to participating private schools.
Louisiana Program List
Individual Tax Credit/Deduction
Public School Choice
Louisiana allows parents to transfer to traditional public schools outside and within their district via open enrollment policies. Louisiana also has magnet schools.
Louisiana has a number of charter schools. Charter schools are publicly funded schools that are free of many of the regulations that restrict traditional public schools.