School Choice in
New York provides K–12 students and their families some types of school choice, including charter schools, magnet schools, home schooling and inter-district public school choice via open enrollment. New York does not have a private school choice program.Explore Other States
Public School Choice
New York has an inter-district open enrollment policy, which allows some students to attend traditional public schools outside their district. New York also has many magnet schools.
New York has a number of charter schools, which are publicly funded schools that are free from many of the regulations that restrict traditional public schools.