|Selected public school district characteristic||Number of public school districts with more than one school||Total number of students enrolled in districts with more than one school||Percent of districts with a public school "choice" program||Number of students from other districts enrolled through school "choice" program|
|Total districts with interdistrict "choice" programs||Districts whose students can enroll in another district||Districts in which students from other districts can enroll|
|All districts with more than one school||11,030||47,638,430||46.4||38.2||42.8||688,530|
|20 or more schools||740||23,062,900||42.8||33.7||39.6||154,400|
|District K-12 enrollment|
|Less than 250||560||84,630||44.9||29.6||40.8||3,590|
|10,000 or more||850||24,997,050||45.3||35.4||40.6||187,020|
|Percent of K-12 students in district who were
approved for free or reduced-price lunches
|75 or more||780||4,109,260||48.0||40.4||43.1||42,570|
|District did not participate in free or reduced-price lunch program||260||392,970||28.8||25.6||24.9||17,060|
† Not applicable
! Interpret data with caution. The standard error for this estimate is equal to 30 percent or more of the estimate's value.
NOTE: State-operated school districts and districts with only one school, including single traditional public schools and public charter schools that operate independently of a regular school district, were not asked about public school "choice" programs. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Schools and Staffing Survey (SASS), "Public School District Data File," 2007-08.