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 2017 - 18 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 (2017 - 18)

K-12 Enrollment: 163,931

ENROLLMENT BY GENDER

MALE

79,916

49%

FEMALE

84,015

51%

ENROLLMENT BY ETHNICITY

AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE

1,030

1%

BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

37,787

23%

HISPANIC OR LATINO

73,254

45%

ASIAN OR NATIVE HAWAIIAN/OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDER

19,927

12%

WHITE

27,440

17%

MULTIRACIAL

4,493

3%

OTHER GROUPS

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

17,895

11%

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

33,858

21%

ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED

111,346

68%

MIGRANT

HOMELESS

17,146

10%

FOSTER CARE

PARENT IN ARMED FORCES

28

0%

ENROLLMENT BY GRADE

PRE-K (HALF DAY)

77

0%

PRE-K (FULL DAY)

7,786

5%

K (FULL DAY)

11,038

6%

1ST GRADE

11,316

7%

2ND GRADE

11,210

7%

3RD GRADE

11,229

7%

4TH GRADE

10,879

6%

5TH GRADE

10,896

6%

6TH GRADE

10,763

6%

UNGRADED ELEMENTARY

200

0%

7TH GRADE

10,547

6%

8TH GRADE

10,333

6%

9TH GRADE

17,685

10%

10TH GRADE

17,383

10%

11TH GRADE

15,247

9%

12TH GRADE

14,922

9%

UNGRADED SECONDARY

283

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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