School Choice in
Utah offers K–12 students and their families several types of school choice, including two private school choice programs, charter schools, magnet schools, home schooling and inter-district and intra-district public school choice via open enrollment.Explore Other States
Private School Choice
Utah has two private school choice programs, a school voucher and a tax-credit scholarship. The program helps some families send their children to participating private schools.
Public School Choice
Utah has inter-district and intra-district open enrollment policies, which allow some students to transfer to traditional public schools outside their zoned school. Utah also has magnet schools.
Utah has some charter schools. Charter schools are publicly funded schools that are free of many of the regulations that restrict traditional public schools.