Public schools see enrollment decline post-Covid

According to The 74, California state data projects at least 10% drops in student enrollment in public schools over the next decade.

Similarly, a study from Tyton Partners shows a 9% decrease in families reporting their children are enrolled in public schools.

“[M]ost students exited their district public schools to enroll in charter schools and private schools or pursue homeschooling as a result of their experiences during the pandemic.”

-Tyton Partners; School Disrupted 2022 Part 1: Pandemic-Driven Decline in K-12 Public School Enrollment Continues

The Tyton Partners report, created in collaboration with the Walton Family Foundation and Stand Together Trust, explores how families continue to navigate alternative school models.