Open-enrollment policies allow a student to transfer to a public school of his or her choice. There are two basic types of open-enrollment policies.
Depending on the state, open-enrollment policies are mandatory, voluntary, or both.
|Open Enrollment Survey 2017|
|Does the state have open enrollment programs?||No. However, there are open enrollment provisions specific to charter schools.|
Citations: Ala. Code § 16-6F-5
|Do desegregation provisions impact open enrollment programs?||No open enrollment policies.|
|Does the state set priorities for districts to follow when accepting students for open enrollment?||No open enrollment policies.|
|Who is responsible for student transportation?||No open enrollment policies.|