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Table 41. Average number and standard error for the number of classes, class size, and number of hours per week spent teaching during regular school hours, reported by public elementary school music and visual arts specialists for their most recent full week of teaching, by teaching status and school characteristics: School year 2009–10 (Table 41—Continued)
 
School characteristic All music specialists Music specialists who taught the subject on a full-time basis
Average number
of classes taught
per week1
Average class size2 Average number of hours per week spent teaching classes Average number
of classes taught
per week1
Average class size2 Average number of hours per week spent teaching classes
Number Standard error Number Standard error Number Standard error Number Standard error Number Standard error Number Standard error
                         
All public elementary school music and visual 24 (0.4) 18 (0.3) 21 (0.2) 25 (0.4) 18 (0.4) 22 (0.2)
arts specialists
                         
Enrollment size                        
Less than 300 21 (0.8) 16 (0.9) 20 (0.6) 22 (1.0) 16 (1.0) 22 (0.6)
300 to 499 24 (0.6) 18 (0.6) 21 (0.3) 25 (0.7) 17 (0.6) 22 (0.3)
500 or more 25 (0.6) 20 (0.5) 21 (0.3) 26 (0.6) 20 (0.6) 22 (0.3)
Community type                        
City 24 (0.8) 19 (0.7) 21 (0.4) 25 (0.8) 19 (0.7) 22 (0.4)
Suburban 26 (0.8) 17 (0.7) 21 (0.3) 27 (0.8) 17 (0.7) 22 (0.3)
Town 23 (0.9) 21 (0.7) 21 (0.6) 24 (0.9) 21 (0.7) 22 (0.8)
Rural 21 (0.6) 20 (0.5) 20 (0.4) 21 (0.6) 20 (0.6) 22 (0.9)
Region                        
Northeast 27 (0.8) 14 (0.9) 20 (0.4) 29 (0.9) 14 (0.9) 21 (0.4)
Southeast 25 (0.8) 21 (0.4) 22 (0.5) 26 (0.8) 21 (0.4) 22 (0.5)
Central 22 (0.7) 19 (0.7) 21 (0.4) 22 (0.8) 19 (0.7) 22 (0.4)
West 21 (0.8) 22 (0.6) 20 (0.4) 22 (0.9) 22 (0.6) 22 (0.4)
Percent combined
enrollment of Black and
other races/ethnicities
3
                       
Less than 6 percent 21 (0.7) 18 (0.7) 20 (0.6) 22 (0.7) 18 (0.8) 22 (0.5)
6 to 20 percent 24 (0.8) 18 (0.8) 21 (0.4) 25 (0.9) 18 (0.8) 21 (0.4)
21 to 49 percent 25 (0.7) 18 (0.6) 21 (0.3) 26 (0.9) 18 (0.7) 22 (0.3)
50 percent or more 24 (0.7) 20 (0.6) 22 (0.3) 25 (0.7) 19 (0.6) 22 (0.3)
Percent of students
eligible for free or
reduced-price lunch
                       
0 to 25 percent 25 (0.7) 16 (0.8) 21 (0.4) 27 (0.8) 16 (0.9) 22 (0.4)
26 to 50 percent 22 (0.7) 19 (0.6) 20 (0.4) 23 (0.8) 19 (0.6) 21 (0.4)
51 to 75 percent 24 (0.7) 20 (0.5) 22 (0.4) 24 (0.8) 20 (0.5) 22 (0.4)
76 percent or more 24 (1.0) 18 (0.8) 21 (0.5) 25 (1.0) 18 (0.8) 22 (0.5)
See notes at end of table.

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