City Schools at a Glance

  • (updated: July 31, 2018)

    Districtwide profile link opens PDF file

    2017-18 Student enrollment: 80,592 total

    • 42,864 students in pre-k to grade 5
    • 16,964 students in grades 6 to 8
    • 20,764 students in grades 9 to 12

    2017-18 Student demographics

    • 79.4 percent African American; 10.4 percent Hispanic/Latino; 8.0 percent White
    • 55.1 percent low income (based on direct certification for programs including Temporary Assistance for Needy Families and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance; City Schools provides free breakfast and lunch to all students and does not collect applications for free and reduced-price meals, with the result that low-income status is under-reported)
    • 6.6 percent English language learner
    • 14.7 percent student with disabilities
     
     
    2018-19 Schools and programs: 171 total
    • 1 pre-k/kindergarten school
    • 48 elementary schools
    • 73 elementary/middle schools
    • 6 middle schools
    • 11 middle/high schools
    • 25 high schools
    • 1 elementary/middle/high school
    • 6 programs (not schools)

    2018-19 (FY19) budget: $1.31 billion (read more)