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Table 1.-Enrollment in grades K-8 and 9-12 of elementary and secondary schools, by control of institution, with projections: Fall 1985 to fall 2010
(In thousands)
Year
Total
Public
Private
K-121
K-81
9-12
K-121
K-81
9-12
K-121
K-81
9-12
1985 2 44,979 31,229 13,750 39,422 27,034 12,388 5,557 4,195 1,362
1986 45,205 31,536 13,669 39,753 27,420 12,333 5,452 4,116 1,336
19872 45,487 32,165 13,323 40,008 27,933 12,076 5,479 4,232 1,247
19882 45,430 32,537 12,893 40,188 28,501 11,687 5,242 4,036 1,206
19893 45,898 33,314 12,583 40,543 29,152 11,390 5,355 4,162 1,193
19903 46,449 33,973 12,475 41,217 29,878 11,338 5,232 4,095 1,137
19913 47,246 34,580 12,666 42,047 30,506 11,541 5,199 4,074 1,125
19923 48,198 35,300 12,898 42,823 31,088 11,735 5,375 4,212 1,163
19933 48,936 35,784 13,152 43,465 31,504 11,961 5,471 4,280 1,191
19944 49,707 36,258 13,449 44,111 31,898 12,213 5,596 4,360 1,236
19954 50,502 36,806 13,697 44,840 32,341 12,500 5,662 4,465 1,197
1996 51,394 37,250 14,144 45,611 32,764 12,847 5,783 4,486 1,297
19974 51,987 37,625 14,362 46,127 33,073 13,054 5,860 4,552 1,308
19984 52,459 37,941 14,518 46,535 33,344 13,191 5,924 4,597 1,327
 
Projected
1999 52,750 38,037 14,714 46,812 33,437 13,375 5,938 4,599 1,339
2000 52,989 38,132 14,857 47,026 33,521 13,505 5,963 4,611 1,352
2001 53,155 38,172 14,982 47,176 33,557 13,619 5,979 4,616 1,363
2002 53,287 38,157 15,130 47,296 33,543 13,753 5,991 4,614 1,377
2003 53,367 38,042 15,325 47,373 33,442 13,931 5,995 4,600 1,395
2004 53,429 37,809 15,620 47,436 33,237 14,199 5,993 4,572 1,422
2005 53,465 37,598 15,868 47,475 33,051 14,423 5,990 4,546 1,444
2006 53,435 37,442 15,992 47,452 32,915 14,537 5,983 4,527 1,455
2007 53,336 37,352 15,985 47,365 32,835 14,530 5,971 4,517 1,455
2008 53,174 37,340 15,834 47,218 32,825 14,393 5,956 4,515 1,441
2009 53,056 37,399 15,657 47,109 32,877 14,232 5,947 4,522 1,425
2010 53,016 37,538 15,478 47,068 32,999 14,069 5,948 4,539 1,409
1 Includes most kindergarten and some nursery school enrollment.
2 Private school numbers are estimated on the basis of past data.
3 Private school numbers are from the Early Estimates survey.
4 Private school numbers are projected.

NOTE: Some data have been revised from previously published figures. Detailmay not sum to totals due to rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics,Statistics of Public Elementary and Secondary Schools; Common Core of Datasurveys; 1985 Private School Survey; Private School Universe Survey, 1995-96;Public and Private Elementary and Secondary Education Statistics, EarlyEstimates; and National Elementary and Secondary Enrollment Model. (Thistable was prepared March 2000.)

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