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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.

NYC Public Schools Report Card and Enrollment data include data for all NYC geographic districts and NYC charter schools.

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NYC PUBLIC SCHOOLS ENROLLMENT (2015 - 16)

K-12 Enrollment: 1,049,335

ENROLLMENT BY GENDER

MALE

540,197

51%

FEMALE

509,138

49%

ENROLLMENT BY ETHNICITY

AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE

9,671

1%

BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

285,595

27%

HISPANIC OR LATINO

425,915

41%

ASIAN OR NATIVE HAWAIIAN/OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDER

163,324

16%

WHITE

152,916

15%

MULTIRACIAL

11,914

1%

OTHER GROUPS

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

139,609

13%

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

226,366

22%

ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED

749,924

71%

ENROLLMENT BY GRADE

PRE-K (HALF DAY)

2,819

0%

PRE-K (FULL DAY)

68,613

6%

K (FULL DAY)

83,972

7%

1ST GRADE

86,655

8%

2ND GRADE

85,448

8%

3RD GRADE

83,691

7%

4TH GRADE

79,838

7%

5TH GRADE

78,247

7%

6TH GRADE

75,291

7%

UNGRADED ELEMENTARY

9,751

1%

7TH GRADE

74,300

7%

8TH GRADE

73,855

7%

9TH GRADE

88,483

8%

10TH GRADE

84,601

8%

11TH GRADE

68,889

6%

12TH GRADE

65,044

6%

UNGRADED SECONDARY

11,270

1%

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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