Total Number of Schools


Data Available: 1999-00 through 2012-13

NAPCS counts public charter schools in the total number of schools if the school shows enrollment in the official fall member count data file for that academic year or if the state department of education has not indicated that the school closed.

2012-2013 Florida

Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Number of Schools 576
% of Charter Schools to All Public Schools 14.5%
Average Number of Years Open
Average Number of Years Open 6.7
Number of Years Open
Open 1-3 Years 206 35.8%
Open 4-6 Years 99 17.2%
Open 7-9 Years 105 18.2%
Open 10+ Years 166 28.8%
Number of New Charter Schools in Fall of Academic Year 80
Number of Charter Schools That Closed During Academic Year 26
% Growth in Number of Charter Schools 11.6%
Schools by Grade Levels
Elementary Schools 317 55.0%
Middle Schools 94 16.3%
High Schools 124 21.5%
Middle/High Schools 22 3.8%
Elementary/Middle/High Schools 14 2.4%
Ungraded 5
Conversion 18 3.1%
Start-Up 558 96.9%

Non-Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Number of Schools 3,390
Schools by Geographic Locale
City 857 25.3%
Suburbs 1,607 47.4%
Town 188 5.5%
Rural 371 10.9%
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