School Choice in
Missouri provides K–12 students and their families several types of school choice, including one tax-credit education savings account program, charter schools, magnet schools, homeschooling and public school choice via open enrollment.Fast Facts Policy Toolkit Regulations State Groups
Public School Choice
Missouri has an inter-district open enrollment policy, which allow some students to attend traditional public schools outside their district. Missouri also allows magnet schools.
Missouri has some charter schools, which are publicly funded schools that are free from many of the regulations that restrict traditional public schools.
Parents have to meet certain laws in Missouri when homeschooling their children.