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 2016 - 17 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 (2016 - 17)

K-12 Enrollment: 163,548

ENROLLMENT BY GENDER

MALE

79,684

49%

FEMALE

83,864

51%

ENROLLMENT BY ETHNICITY

AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE

969

1%

BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

38,405

23%

HISPANIC OR LATINO

73,380

45%

ASIAN OR NATIVE HAWAIIAN/OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDER

19,924

12%

WHITE

26,834

16%

MULTIRACIAL

4,036

2%

OTHER GROUPS

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

18,099

11%

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

32,611

20%

ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED

105,387

64%

ENROLLMENT BY GRADE

PRE-K (HALF DAY)

122

0%

PRE-K (FULL DAY)

7,682

4%

K (FULL DAY)

11,180

7%

1ST GRADE

11,578

7%

2ND GRADE

11,462

7%

3RD GRADE

11,188

7%

4TH GRADE

10,909

6%

5TH GRADE

10,484

6%

6TH GRADE

10,736

6%

UNGRADED ELEMENTARY

269

0%

7TH GRADE

10,419

6%

8TH GRADE

10,232

6%

9TH GRADE

18,114

11%

10TH GRADE

16,880

10%

11TH GRADE

15,312

9%

12TH GRADE

14,511

8%

UNGRADED SECONDARY

274

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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