School Voucher Program Sees Growing Enrollment
school voucher programs is going up. Taxpayers are expected to spend $302
million this year on vouchers to send students to private schools, which is $33
million more than last year. Much of that increase is among students living
A total of 39,381 children received
vouchers to attend one of the 279 private schools that take part in the state’s
three choice programs. Enrollment in
program grew by 521 students, while their public school enrollment fell by 440.