SchoolMatch On the web since 1995
"The best source of test scores, student-teacher ratios,
spending and education level of residents."
- THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
Home   |   FairCompare Analysis   |   School Directory   |   Expert Legal Support
About Us
In the News
Ask the Experts
Services
Assisting Non-Profits
School Membership
Sample School Report
Referrals
Articles About Us
Client Endorsements
Endorsement Letters
Contact Us
Join Our Mailing List
Ordering Data
Free Link to Our Site
Related Sites
EducationExpert
JobsinSchools
ChiefAcademicOfficer

School Enrollment Statistics


There are over 15,000 public school systems in the U.S. with an average student enrollment of approximately 3,000. Currently, approximately 85,000 public schools serve the educational needs of more than 42,000,000 students. Private schools enroll approximately 5,000,000 pupils in about 25,000 schools.

Projections indicate an overall 14% increase in both public and private school enrollment by 2005. Enrollment at the elementary level (K-8) is expected to increase by 11%, and enrollment at the secondary level (9-12) is expected to increase by 21%.

Current estimates of average pupil-teacher ratios for public schools are 18.7:1 for elementary grades and 15.1:1 for secondary grades. Average private school ratios are 16.3:1 for the elementary level and 11.5:1 for the secondary level. Projections for 2005 change only slightly. For public schools, the projected average pupil-teacher ratio for elementary grades is 18.5:1, and 14.8:1 for the secondary grades. For private schools, projected ratios are 16.3:1 for the elementary level and 11.2:1 for the secondary level.


Contact us: Customer Service
     More Information

Terms of Use Policy,      Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2018 by Public Priority Systems, Inc.
- August 19, 2018
SchoolMatch License SchoolMatch® data
Click to request information on
licensing SchoolMatch® data.

Advertise - Click to request
SchoolMatch website advertising.