Utah Charter Schools 2017 Annual Report

Charter schools were introduced to the state of Utah in 1999 and since inception; the goal has been to ensure that students achieve their academic potential and become productive and responsible members of society. With strong support from governors, legislators, and the State Board of Education, the number of charter schools in Utah has seen continued growth. In fact, Utah currently has 127 schools in operation statewide as of school year 2017.

This report takes a look at charter schools on the whole, identifying some of Utah charter schools’ greatest successes, as well as areas for improvement in the coming year.