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)


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