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City Schools at a Glance

2019-20 Student enrollment

79,187

total enrollment

40,682

students in pre-k to grade 5

17,431

students in grades 6 to 8

21,074

students in grades 9 to 12

2019-20 Student demographics

76.6%

African American

13.5%

Hispanic/Latino

7.6%

White

1%

Asian

0.2%

American Indian

0.2%

Pacific Islander

50.4%

Low income*

9.2%

English learner

14.6%

Official percentage of students with disabilities

*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.

2020-21 Schools and programs

158

Total schools and programs

1

pre-k/kindergarten school

45

elementary schools

71

elementary/middle schools

5

middle schools

9

middle/high schools

26

high schools

1

elementary/middle/high school

7

programs (not schools)