City Schools at a Glance

  • (updated: July 6, 2017)

    Districtwide profile link opens PDF file

    2016-17 Student enrollment: 82,354 total

    • 44,082 students in pre-k to grade 5
    • 16,891 students in grades 6 to 8
    • 21,381 students in grades 9 to 12

    2016-17 Student demographics

    • 80.6 percent African American; 7.9 percent White; 9.4 percent Hispanic/Latino
    • 64.7 percent low income (based on eligibility for programs including Medicaid, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance; City Schools provides free breakfast and lunch to all students and no longer collects applications for free and reduced-price meals)
    • 5.6 percent English language learner
    • 14.8 percent student with disabilities
     
    2017-18 Schools and programs: 177 total
    • 1 pre-k/kindergarten school
    • 49 elementary schools
    • 75 elementary/middle schools
    • 7 middle schools
    • 14 middle/high schools
    • 24 high schools
    • 1 elementary/middle/high school
    • 6 programs (not schools)

    2017-18 (FY18) budget: $1.31 billion (read more)