Charter schools hit 5,000 mark nationwide
That's according to the Center for Education Reform, a group that likes charter schools a whole bunch and keeps good tabs on the numbers.
According to its latest stats, released today, Florida has 413 charters and they enroll 131,183 students - which is about 5 percent of all students.
Florida ranks No. 3 in both number of charters and enrollment, CEP figures show.