These enrollment data are collected as part of NYSED's Student Information Repository System (SIRS). These counts are as of "BEDS Day" which is typically the first Wednesday in October. Available are enrollment counts for public and charter school students by various demographics for the 2015 - 16 school year. For nonpublic school enrollment data please see the Non-Public School Enrollment and Staff information on our Information and Reporting Services webpage.
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NEW YORK COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOL ENROLLMENT (2015 - 16)

K-12 Enrollment: 163,656

ENROLLMENT BY GENDER

MALE

79,806

49%

FEMALE

83,850

51%

ENROLLMENT BY ETHNICITY

AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE

987

1%

BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

38,884

24%

HISPANIC OR LATINO

73,879

45%

ASIAN OR NATIVE HAWAIIAN/OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDER

20,041

12%

WHITE

26,300

16%

MULTIRACIAL

3,565

2%

OTHER GROUPS

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

17,803

11%

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

33,014

20%

ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED

106,226

65%

ENROLLMENT BY GRADE

PRE-K (HALF DAY)

106

0%

PRE-K (FULL DAY)

7,874

5%

K (FULL DAY)

11,659

7%

1ST GRADE

11,859

7%

2ND GRADE

11,525

7%

3RD GRADE

11,233

7%

4TH GRADE

10,547

6%

5TH GRADE

10,465

6%

6TH GRADE

10,522

6%

UNGRADED ELEMENTARY

217

0%

7TH GRADE

10,265

6%

8TH GRADE

10,177

6%

9TH GRADE

18,076

11%

10TH GRADE

17,431

10%

11TH GRADE

14,964

9%

12TH GRADE

14,289

8%

UNGRADED SECONDARY

427

0%

Enrollment Suppression

When the Total Students count equals the count in the English Language Learner Students, Students with Disabilities, and/or Economically Disadvantaged Students category, the data are suppressed.

When the count of students in either the English Language Learner Students, Students with Disabilities, and/or Economically Disadvantaged Students category is less than 5, the data are suppressed.

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