Skip Navigation
small NCES header image
Projections of Education Statistics to 2019

NCES 2011-017
March 2011


Figure 1.  Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in elementary and secondary schools, by grade level: Fall 1994 through fall 2019
 
Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in elementary and secondary schools, by grade level: Fall 1994 through fall 2019
NOTE: PK = prekindergarten. Enrollment numbers for prekindergarten through 12th grade and prekindergarten through 8th grade include private nursery and prekindergarten enrollment in schools that offer kindergarten or higher grades. Since the biennial Private School Universe Survey (PSS) is collected in the fall of odd numbered years, private school numbers for alternate years are estimated based on data from the PSS. Some data have been revised from previously published figures. Mean absolute percentage errors of selected education statistics can be found in table A-2, appendix A.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), “State Nonfiscal Survey of Public Elementary/Secondary Education,” 1994–95 through 2007–08; Private School Universe Survey (PSS), selected years 1995–96 through 2007–08; and National Elementary and Secondary Enrollment Model, 1972–2007. (This figure was prepared April 2010.)
Would you like to help us improve our products and website by taking a short survey?

YES, I would like to take the survey

or

No Thanks

The survey consists of a few short questions and takes less than one minute to complete.