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Table 1.  Public school student membership, by grade and state or jurisdiction: School year 2008–09 (Table 1—Continued)
 
State or jurisdiction Total student membership   Pre- kindergarten   Kinder- garten   Grade 1   Grade 2   Grade 3   Grade 4   Grade 5  
United States1 49,265,044   1,179,487   3,639,789   3,708,540   3,698,752   3,707,783   3,646,896   3,629,097  
                                 
Alabama  745,668   6,470   56,205   57,882   58,683   59,243   58,593   57,955  
Alaska  130,662   1,905   9,744   9,735   9,950   9,912   9,756   9,507  
Arizona  1,087,817   16,748   87,229   85,482   84,946   84,480   83,793   82,347  
Arkansas  478,965   13,254   37,997   37,724   37,010   36,386   36,345   35,824  
California  6,322,528 2 70,497 3 461,063   468,848   465,495   469,824   463,904   467,278  
                                 
Colorado  818,443   28,280   63,985   64,139   63,404   62,647   61,058   60,093  
Connecticut  567,198   14,952   40,684   41,171   41,303   41,732   41,792   42,387  
Delaware  125,430   738   9,458   9,786   9,737   9,621   9,521   9,241  
District of Columbia  68,681   7,451   5,122   5,022   5,132   5,106   4,595   4,690  
Florida  2,631,020   48,233   193,428   201,072   202,513   208,942   198,129   195,401  
                                 
Georgia  1,655,792   40,726   129,336   129,807   130,851   131,206   127,285   127,118  
Hawaii  179,478   1,607   15,475   14,375   13,601   14,238   13,739   13,648  
Idaho  275,154   2,775 4 21,555 4 21,855 4 21,811 4 21,343 4 21,479 4 20,833 4
Illinois  2,119,707   92,782   146,969   152,772   153,856   156,687   152,951   153,086  
Indiana  1,046,147   11,487   76,308   80,965   82,877   79,915   78,842   78,570  
                                 
Iowa  487,559   17,022   38,522   34,855   34,961   35,235   35,031   34,802  
Kansas  471,060   14,271   36,267   35,599   35,503   35,409   34,965   34,652  
Kentucky  670,030 2 18,660   50,643   52,440   51,472   51,933   49,875   49,507  
Louisiana  684,873   28,564   52,660   55,967   53,820   54,131   57,165   49,125  
Maine  192,935   2,893   13,475   13,567   13,813   13,812   13,860   14,185  
                                 
Maryland  843,861   26,821   60,530   61,447   59,409   60,620   59,512   60,905  
Massachusetts  958,910   26,796   68,540   70,492   70,552   70,935   70,666   71,696  
Michigan  1,659,921   29,772   124,451   115,950   117,821   118,230   117,432   118,316  
Minnesota  836,048   13,522   61,982   60,228   61,090   60,406   59,822   59,774  
Mississippi  491,962   3,106   38,511   39,327   39,174   39,768   38,159   36,999  
                                 
Missouri  917,871   25,435   67,690   67,710   67,938   68,391   67,620   68,105  
Montana  141,899   963   10,802   10,742   10,571   10,398   10,558   10,538  
Nebraska  292,590   11,046   22,790   22,151   21,695   21,391   20,939   20,609  
Nevada  433,371   3,393   32,188   34,358   34,391   34,185   34,099   33,757  
New Hampshire  197,934   2,834   10,968   14,444   14,239   14,475   14,613   15,013  
                                 
New Jersey  1,381,420 2 30,746   93,504   98,778   98,907   99,123   99,242   98,998  
New Mexico  330,245   6,365   25,680   26,085   25,858   25,275   25,119   24,544  
New York  2,740,805 2 50,758   187,194   194,363   193,043   193,033   190,067   191,180  
North Carolina  1,488,645   24,678   117,282   118,968   119,644   118,931   114,909   112,746  
North Dakota  94,728   1,262   7,217   6,746   6,750   6,539   6,812   6,965  
Ohio  1,817,163   37,873   130,405   133,326   133,983   133,687   132,680   133,167  
Oklahoma  645,108   37,726   50,497   51,545   48,681   48,065   47,245   47,132  
Oregon  575,393   11,855   40,556   41,976   42,530   42,954   43,272   43,186  
Pennsylvania  1,775,029 2 13,686   126,197 4 126,458 4 128,895 4 130,488 4 130,592 4 130,224 4
Rhode Island  145,342 1,985 9,905 10,728 10,914 10,097 9,752 10,972 
                                 
South Carolina  718,113   23,376   52,468   54,769   55,325   55,452   53,996   53,257  
South Dakota  126,764   2,626   10,328   9,481   9,270   9,321   9,237   9,165  
Tennessee  971,950 2 16,864 4 76,156 4 76,493 4 75,822 4 75,499 4 75,091 4 73,438 4
Texas  4,752,148   224,759   362,318   379,279   371,575   368,318   355,578   352,401  
Utah  559,778   9,480   47,046   46,348   45,763   45,278   44,546   43,323  
                                 
Vermont  92,446   4,700   6,179   6,220   6,208   6,213   6,439   6,489  
Virginia  1,235,795   29,987   89,931   93,277   92,909   92,668   91,133   90,884  
Washington  1,037,018   10,995   73,831   75,937   77,385   77,849   77,999   77,688  
West Virginia  282,729   13,150   20,919   21,290   20,494   20,748   20,162   20,447  
Wisconsin  873,750   43,161 4 60,384 4 59,790 4 60,497 4 60,981 4 60,319 4 60,233 4
Wyoming  87,161   452   7,215   6,771   6,681   6,663   6,608   6,697  
Department of Defense dependents schools, Bureau of Indian Education, and other jurisdictions 
DoDDS: DoDs Overseas5 56,768   1,701   5,423   5,298   4,920   4,974   4,666   4,645  
DDESS: DoDs Domestic5 28,013   2,570   3,459   3,231   3,034   2,821   2,548   2,417  
Bureau of Indian Education  40,927   112   4,251   3,822   3,518   3,460   3,292   3,131  
American Samoa                 
Guam                 
Commonwealth of the                                 
Northern Mariana Islands  10,913   462   614   830   829   866   819   832  
Puerto Rico  503,635   372   30,914   37,521   37,847   38,079   39,544   39,230  
U.S. Virgin Islands  15,768 2   977   1,124   1,140   1,131   1,208   1,189  
See notes at end of table.


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