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NCES Statistical Analysis Report, September 2001: Overview of Public Elementary and Secondary Schools and Districts: School Year 1999-2000

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Table A-7. - Number of regular public school districts, by grade span and by membership size: School year 1999-2000
District membership size Total districts Grade span
PK, K, 1-6 PK, K, 1-8 PK, K, 1-9 PK, K,
1-12
7-12 9-12 Other Grades not Other reported
United States
Number 14,928 516 2,544 23 10,661 108 461 337 278
Percent 100.0 3.5 17.0 0.2 71.4 0.7 3.1 2.3 1.9
100,000 or more 25 0 0 0 25 0 0 0 0
25,000-99,999 213 0 1 0 209 2 1 0 0
10,000-24,999 579 2 29 0 530 5 13 0 0
7,500-9,999 320 5 17 0 284 3 9 2 0
5,000-7,499 716 8 43 0 646 4 15 0 0
2,500-4,999 2,068 9 126 0 1,879 2 51 1 0
2,000-2,499 806 8 46 0 734 1 15 2 0
1,500-1,999 1,087 12 74 3 954 8 27 9 0
1,000-1,499 1,564 19 151 2 1,338 7 42 5 0
800-999 807 12 108 0 646 10 28 3 0
600-799 1,007 20 149 3 780 7 32 15 1
450-599 920 22 176 1 675 2 30 14 0
300-449 1,161 52 233 3 800 12 22 39 0
150-299 1,489 119 409 4 823 11 58 62 3
1-149 1,809 221 968 6 316 26 95 124 53
Zero 191 7 13 1 12 8 23 61 66
Size not reported 166 0 1 0 10 0 0 0 155
NOTE: Percentages may not add to 100 due to rounding. U.S. totals include the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Table includes districts for which no students were reported in membership.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data, "Local Education Agency Universe Survey," 1999-2000.

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