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 2019 - 20 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 (2019 - 20)

K-12 Enrollment: 162,789

ENROLLMENT BY GENDER

MALE

79,253

49%

FEMALE

83,536

51%

ENROLLMENT BY ETHNICITY

AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE

1,183

1%

BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

36,603

22%

HISPANIC OR LATINO

72,173

44%

ASIAN OR NATIVE HAWAIIAN/OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDER

19,701

12%

WHITE

28,107

17%

MULTIRACIAL

5,022

3%

OTHER GROUPS

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

15,670

10%

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

34,787

21%

ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED

107,475

66%

MIGRANT

HOMELESS

15,160

9%

FOSTER CARE

939

1%

PARENT IN ARMED FORCES

29

0%

ENROLLMENT BY GRADE

PRE-K (HALF DAY)

59

0%

PRE-K (FULL DAY)

10,414

6%

K (FULL DAY)

10,790

6%

1ST GRADE

10,683

6%

2ND GRADE

10,747

6%

3RD GRADE

10,712

6%

4TH GRADE

10,632

6%

5TH GRADE

10,735

6%

6TH GRADE

10,896

6%

UNGRADED ELEMENTARY

159

0%

7TH GRADE

10,989

6%

8TH GRADE

10,669

6%

9TH GRADE

17,787

10%

10TH GRADE

17,162

10%

11TH GRADE

15,498

9%

12TH GRADE

15,131

9%

UNGRADED SECONDARY

199

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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