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Table 2. Number of operating public elementary and secondary schools, by school type, charter, magnet, Title I, and Title I schoolwide status, and state or jurisdiction: School year 2010–11
Total number of operating schools1 School type
Regular Special education Vocational education Alternative education Title I schoolwide3
State or jurisdiction     Charter Magnet2 Title I3
Reporting states4  98,817   88,929 2,206 1,485 6,197   5,274 2,722 66,646 48,990
                       
Alabama  1,600 1,372 41 72 115 30 924 897
Alaska  509 441 3 3 62 27 19 366 335
Arizona  2,265 1,950 21 217 77 519 1,764 1,224
Arkansas  1,110 1,069 4 26 11 40 38 810 710
California  10,124 8,526 147 86 1,365 908 282 6,028 4,878
                       
Colorado  1,796 1,694 8 6 88 168 24 658 447
Connecticut  1,157 1,046 54 16 41 18 54 532 186
Delaware  214 183 19 6 6 19 3 171 155
District of Columbia  228 204 10 4 10 97 7 184 177
Florida  4,131 3,468 182 53 428 458 414 2,935 2,649
                       
Georgia  2,449 2,265 66 1 117 67 78 1,566 1,399
Hawaii  289 285 3 0 1 31 205 183
Idaho  748 637 15 11 85 40 2 547 519
Illinois  4,361 4,012 146 53 150 50 104 3,272 1,575
Indiana  1,936 1,862 34 28 12 60 26 1,460 1,095
                       
Iowa  1,436 1,390 6 0 40 7 978 519
Kansas  1,378 1,365 10 1 2 25 36 1,148 804
Kentucky  1,554 1,249 10 126 169 41 1,090 1,040
Louisiana  1,471 1,265 34 6 166 78 72 1,245 1,207
Maine  631 601 3 27 0 1 526 400
                       
Maryland  1,449 1,322 40 24 63 44 90 412 312
Massachusetts  1,829 1,748 23 39 19 63 1,017 521
Michigan  3,877 3,257 279 62 279 300 464 2,836 1,672
Minnesota  2,392 1,641 277 11 463 176 73 854 284
Mississippi  1,083 925 3 90 65 0 20 877 837
                       
Missouri  2,410 2,172 65 66 107 53 30 1,165 622
Montana  827 821 2 0 4 692 430
Nebraska  1,096 1,067 24 0 5 524 298
Nevada  645 598 12 1 34 34 24 374 328
New Hampshire  480 480 0 0 0 14 415 119
                       
New Jersey  2,607 2,355 71 56 125 76 1,488 416
New Mexico  862 815 7 1 39 81 750 728
New York  4,757 4,576 124 29 28 170 4,418 2,535
North Carolina  2,567 2,449 30 1 87 99 106 2,044 1,909
North Dakota  516 468 33 10 5 303 93
                       
Ohio  3,758 3,621 59 72 6 339 2,913 2,116
Oklahoma  1,785 1,775 4 0 6 18 1,191 1,049
Oregon  1,296 1,252 2 0 42 108 600 446
Pennsylvania  3,233 3,125 9 86 13 145 52 2,373 1,491
Rhode Island  317 297 3 11 6 16 232 129
                       
South Carolina  1,214 1,144 10 39 21 44 104 1,000 942
South Dakota  710 658 11 4 37 601 350
Tennessee  1,784 1,730 15 17 22 29 32 1,480 1,398
Texas  8,732 7,635 26 0 1,071 561 219 6,802 6,508
Utah  1,016 875 87 6 48 78 24 288 224
                       
Vermont  320 304 0 15 1 243 183
Virginia  2,175 1,882 55 49 189 4 131 741 442
Washington  2,338 1,898 104 16 320 1,518 1,205
West Virginia  757 691 3 31 32 366 366
Wisconsin  2,238 2,131 9 7 91 207 4 1,535 547
Wyoming  360   333 3 0 24   3 185 91
Department of Defense schools, Bureau of Indian Education, and other jurisdictions 
Department of Defense (DoDEA)  191 191 0 0 0 0 0
Bureau of Indian Education  173 173 0 0 0 173 173
American Samoa  28 27 0 1 0
Guam  40 40 0 0 0
Commonwealth of the
  Northern Mariana Islands
30 30 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico  1,473 1,411 24 30 8 1,456 1,371
U.S. Virgin Islands  32   31 0 1 0   1
— Not available.
† Not applicable. Some states/jurisdictions do not have charter school authorization and some states/jurisdictions do not designate magnet schools.
‡ Reporting standards not met. Data reported for less than 80 percent of schools in the state or jurisdiction.
1 Total number of operating schools excludes schools also reported by the Bureau of Indian Education (BIE). The number of operating schools shared with the BIE include two in Arizona, one in Michigan, and eight in North Dakota.
2 Arizona, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New Mexico have magnet schools but were not able to provide data that indicate school’s magnet status. Total includes suppressed data due to unmet reporting standards.
3 Schools eligible for Title I schoolwide programs are also included in the count of all Title I eligible schools. A Title I eligible school is one in which the percentage of children from low-income families is at least as high as the percentages of children from low-income families served by the local education agency (LEA) as a whole or because 35 percent or more of the children in the school are from low-income families. A schoolwide Title I eligible school has a percentage of low-income students that is at least 40 percent. For the complete definitions, see Appendix B: Common Core of Data Glossary.
4 "Reporting states" totals include the 50 states and the District of Columbia. A "reporting states" total, and not a "United States" total, is shown if data for any item in the table were not available for some, but not more than 15 percent, of all schools in the United States.
NOTE: Every school is assigned a school type based on its instructional emphasis; numbers and types of schools may differ from those published by states. See Appendix B: Common Core of Data Glossary. A school may also be included under the Charter, Magnet, and/or Title I statuses, which are independent of one another and of school type.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "Public Elementary/Secondary School Universe Survey," 2010–11, provisional version 2a.


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