School Choice in
Northern Mariana Islands
The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands has nine elementary schools, five middle schools and six high schools all operated by the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Public School System. There are also at least three schools operated by religious denominations and private entities. As far as we know, no local legislators have ever proposed a private educational choice program, but parents can homeschool according to local laws.Fast Facts Policy Toolkit Regulations State Groups
Private School Choice
Northern Mariana Islands does not have a private school choice program.
Public School Choice
Northern Mariana Islands has one public school system that does not include open enrollment, magnet or charter school options.
Northern Mariana Islands does not have charter schools.
Parents have to follow certain laws in the Northern Mariana Islands when homeschooling their children.