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Table D3.  Number of the 100 largest public school districts and percentage of the 100 largest public school district students in the United States and jurisdictions, by state: School year 2008–09
 
Number of districts in
the 100 largest school districts
Percentage of the 100
largest school district students
State
Total  100 100.0
     
Alabama  1 0.6
Alaska  1 0.4
Arizona  2 1.1
California  12 12.7
Colorado  4 2.4
     
Florida  14 16.7
Georgia  6 4.9
Hawaii  1 1.6
Illinois  1 3.8
Kentucky  1 0.9
     
Maryland  6 5.2
Massachusetts  1 0.5
Michigan  1 0.9
Nebraska  1 0.4
Nevada  2 3.4
     
New Mexico  1 0.9
New York  1 8.8
North Carolina  5 4.1
Ohio  2 0.9
Pennsylvania  1 1.4
     
Puerto Rico  1 4.5
South Carolina  1 0.6
Tennessee  4 2.6
Texas  19 13.0
Utah  4 2.5
     
Virginia  6 4.3
Wisconsin  1 0.8
NOTE: Data include all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, four outlying areas (American Samoa, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands), the Bureau of Indian Education, and the Department of Defense dependents schools (overseas and domestic). Only those states that have at least one district in the 100 largest districts are included in this table. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "Local Education Agency Universe Survey," 2008–09, Version 1a.


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