Step Up For Students weekly enrollment numbers for the week ending 10/14/2022

Florida Tax Credit Scholarship and Family Empowerment Scholarship for Educational Options (income-based scholarships):

  • 180,460 funded students
  • 51 percent of students live in single-parent households
  • 63 percent Black or Hispanic
  • $42,891 average household income
  • 2,073 participating private schools

Family Empowerment Scholarship for Students with Unique Abilities:

  • 58,365 students funded
  • $10,131
  • is the average scholarship value
  • 32.5% Autism Spectrum
  • 13.3% Multiple-Diagnoses
  • 13.1% Other Health Impairment
  • 11.4% Specific Learning Disability
  • 6% Speech Impairment
  • 4.3% Language Impairment
  • 4.2% Rare Diseases
  • 4.1% Intellectual Disability
  • 2.9% Anaphylaxis
  • 2% Emotional or behavioral disability
  • 1.5% High-Risk
  • 1.5% Hearing Impaired
  • 0.9% Cerebral Palsy
  • 0.9% Down Syndrome
  • 1.4% All other diagnoses

Hope Scholarship:

  • 128 students enrolled

Reading Scholarship:

  • 2,180 students awarded

Transportation Scholarship

  • 304 students funded