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Table 26. Percentage distribution and standard error for public elementary school music specialists, visual arts specialists, and classroom teachers reporting the number of years of teaching experience, by school characteristics: School year 2009–10 (Table 26—Continued)
 
School characteristic Music specialist Visual arts specialist
3 or fewer years 4 to 9 years 10 to 19 years 20 or more years 3 or fewer years 4 to 9 years 10 to 19 years 20 or more years
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All public elementary school music,
visual arts, and classroom teachers
13 (1.4) 25 (1.5) 28 (1.6) 35 (1.8) 17 (1.3) 27 (1.6) 31 (1.7) 25 (1.7)
                                 
Enrollment size                                
Less than 300 19 (3.5) 20 (3.2) 27 (4.0) 33 (4.1) 17 (3.5) 28 (3.5) 30 (3.8) 26 (4.4)
300 to 499 12 (2.3) 26 (2.6) 27 (2.6) 36 (3.2) 17 (2.5) 25 (2.7) 31 (2.8) 27 (2.4)
500 or more 11 (2.0) 26 (2.2) 29 (2.2) 34 (2.5) 16 (1.7) 29 (2.7) 31 (2.4) 24 (2.1)
Community type                                
City 14 (2.4) 28 (2.8) 27 (3.1) 31 (3.3) 15 (2.1) 29 (2.6) 34 (2.8) 22 (2.6)
Suburban 10 (2.3) 26 (2.6) 31 (3.1) 33 (2.9) 13 (2.3) 28 (3.0) 33 (2.6) 26 (2.7)
Town 14 (2.9) 24 (4.1) 24 (3.4) 38 (4.4) 25 (4.9) 24 (4.5) 20 (4.2) 32 (5.4)
Rural 16 (2.4) 20 (2.5) 25 (3.2) 39 (3.2) 19 (3.0) 25 (2.7) 29 (3.4) 26 (2.4)
Region                                
Northeast 10 (2.3) 27 (2.8) 26 (3.1) 37 (3.7) 14 (2.5) 21 (2.8) 33 (3.6) 32 (3.5)
Southeast 14 (2.4) 23 (3.0) 29 (3.4) 34 (2.7) 19 (2.8) 28 (3.3) 29 (3.1) 24 (2.7)
Central 14 (2.8) 25 (2.6) 25 (2.6) 36 (2.8) 15 (2.4) 26 (2.7) 32 (2.6) 27 (3.0)
West 14 (2.5) 23 (2.5) 31 (3.7) 32 (4.0) 21 (3.9) 37 (4.7) 27 (4.4) 14 (2.9)
Percent combined
enrollment of Black and
other races/ethnicities
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Less than 6 percent 17 (3.7) 23 (3.6) 21 (3.7) 39 (4.7) 17 (3.3) 24 (3.3) 28 (3.7) 31 (3.6)
6 to 20 percent 11 (2.2) 25 (3.0) 31 (3.2) 34 (3.1) 16 (2.4) 25 (3.3) 33 (3.5) 27 (2.9)
21 to 49 percent 11 (2.5) 23 (3.0) 27 (2.4) 39 (3.6) 18 (2.8) 30 (3.2) 28 (3.2) 24 (3.7)
50 percent or more 14 (2.3) 27 (2.2) 29 (2.7) 30 (2.7) 17 (2.7) 28 (2.8) 34 (2.8) 21 (2.5)
Percent of students
eligible for free or
reduced-price lunch
                               
0 to 25 percent 12 (2.4) 22 (2.7) 27 (3.0) 40 (3.6) 12 (2.2) 24 (3.7) 38 (3.5) 26 (3.1)
26 to 50 percent 12 (2.3) 24 (3.0) 28 (2.8) 36 (3.4) 19 (3.2) 26 (2.4) 28 (3.6) 28 (3.3)
51 to 75 percent 14 (2.4) 27 (3.0) 28 (2.9) 31 (3.1) 20 (2.8) 26 (3.2) 27 (3.4) 27 (3.4)
76 percent or more 16 (2.9) 28 (3.1) 27 (3.1) 29 (3.5) 17 (3.4) 33 (3.4) 30 (3.8) 20 (3.1)
See notes at end of table.

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