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Table 203.40. Enrollment in public elementary and secondary schools, by level, grade, and state or jurisdiction: Fall 2017
State or jurisdiction Total, all grades Elementary Secondary
Total Prekinder-
garten
Kinder-
garten
Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8 Elemen-
tary
ungraded
Total Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12 Secondary
ungraded1
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
United States 50,685,567 35,496,055 1,471,216   3,684,238 3,667,166 3,684,091 3,787,970 3,859,475 3,877,267 3,827,023 3,776,565 3,772,276 88,768 15,189,512 3,995,574 3,833,718 3,676,753 3,631,450 52,017
Alabama 742,444 523,057 15,520   54,985 56,414 55,606 57,526 58,541 57,928 55,711 55,600 55,226 0 219,387 57,301 55,318 53,920 52,848 0
Alaska 132,872 94,618 3,586   10,196 10,243 10,331 10,409 10,398 10,229 10,007 9,741 9,478 0 38,254 9,584 9,285 9,503 9,882 0
Arizona 1,110,851 777,744 14,124   79,520 80,377 81,200 84,933 88,092 88,849 87,512 86,544 86,287 306 333,107 86,236 83,999 78,514 84,330 28
Arkansas 496,085 352,513 16,827   36,942 36,820 36,915 37,797 38,800 38,844 36,305 36,431 36,631 201 143,572 37,758 37,245 35,387 33,097 85
California 6,304,266 4,357,267 83,853 2 531,725 456,175 455,523 447,253 466,660 472,202 486,261 477,308 474,828 5,479 1,946,999 495,277 483,745 475,696 489,221 3,060
                                         
Colorado 910,280 639,875 33,048   63,574 64,967 65,616 67,991 69,784 69,821 69,321 67,899 67,854 0 270,405 70,017 67,140 65,136 68,112 0
Connecticut 531,288 365,546 18,579   36,225 36,783 36,848 38,020 38,873 40,145 39,621 40,142 40,310 0 165,742 43,232 41,092 40,616 40,802 0
Delaware 136,293 95,390 1,802   9,943 10,048 10,327 10,602 10,838 10,754 10,498 10,362 10,216 0 40,903 11,806 10,476 9,521 9,100 0
District of Columbia 87,315 68,142 12,727   7,465 7,222 6,820 6,602 6,339 6,159 5,270 4,971 4,567 0 19,173 6,085 4,725 4,259 4,104 0
Florida 2,832,424 1,980,941 61,241   200,185 207,590 207,609 226,346 220,504 215,793 219,942 210,658 211,073 0 851,483 219,313 216,578 212,640 202,952 0
                                         
Georgia 1,768,642 1,246,608 47,726   126,400 128,192 130,015 135,911 138,249 139,160 135,448 132,993 132,514 0 522,034 147,677 135,406 123,273 115,678 0
Hawaii 180,837 130,255 1,582   14,316 14,755 14,981 11,986 15,443 15,308 14,425 13,996 13,226 237 50,582 14,408 13,143 11,766 11,068 197
Idaho 301,186 210,927 2,845   21,111 22,148 22,376 23,146 24,003 24,147 23,732 24,005 23,414 0 90,259 23,599 22,935 22,210 21,512 3
Illinois 2,005,153 1,388,977 83,664   132,075 137,580 139,991 145,553 148,792 151,331 149,568 149,227 151,180 16 616,176 159,550 155,612 150,969 150,045 0
Indiana 1,054,187 728,666 19,198   77,944 76,301 76,468 78,722 80,111 80,201 79,338 78,616 80,163 1,604 325,521 80,535 80,799 83,712 80,475 0
                                         
Iowa 511,850 363,718 30,454   38,293 34,934 36,056 36,683 37,980 38,071 37,618 37,138 36,491 0 148,132 37,728 37,111 36,238 37,055 0
Kansas 497,088 353,430 21,281   35,661 35,554 36,462 36,888 37,687 37,715 36,808 36,210 36,269 2,895 143,658 37,510 35,904 34,718 34,437 1,089
Kentucky 680,978 481,962 29,493   44,058 50,518 49,479 51,350 52,328 52,669 51,102 50,249 50,293 423 199,016 53,687 50,822 48,739 45,593 175
Louisiana 715,135 514,159 27,491   53,070 54,585 53,478 55,396 55,835 55,456 53,698 52,928 52,222 0 200,976 56,596 51,715 47,551 45,114 0
Maine 180,473 124,937 5,617   12,586 12,569 12,688 13,246 13,343 13,727 13,513 13,852 13,796 0 55,536 13,814 13,846 13,946 13,930 0
                                         
Maryland 893,684 633,791 30,422   64,045 66,082 66,879 68,516 70,330 69,515 67,059 65,571 65,372 0 259,893 71,633 67,738 60,336 60,186 0
Massachusetts 964,791 668,415 30,684   66,122 68,195 68,491 70,416 72,620 73,012 71,892 71,705 72,860 2,418 296,376 77,572 74,170 72,950 71,684 0
Michigan 1,516,398 1,037,784 44,258   116,636 105,819 103,930 105,399 107,959 112,263 112,397 111,842 114,521 2,760 478,614 123,324 121,134 115,646 117,197 1,313
Minnesota 884,944 614,476 22,692   64,111 63,518 64,385 65,710 67,226 67,694 66,560 66,152 66,428 0 270,468 67,007 65,975 66,653 70,833 0
Mississippi 478,321 341,927 5,732   35,988 36,391 36,409 37,952 38,880 38,842 35,783 35,864 35,613 4,473 136,394 35,716 34,365 32,230 30,933 3,150
                                         
Missouri 915,472 648,697 33,054   66,010 66,399 67,231 69,041 70,749 71,042 69,214 68,224 67,733 0 266,775 69,398 67,397 65,697 64,283 0
Montana 149,474 106,075 2,321   11,702 11,407 11,144 11,559 11,971 11,721 11,804 11,239 11,207 0 43,399 11,556 11,245 10,667 9,931 0
Nebraska 323,766 228,831 17,513   23,232 22,892 23,559 24,173 24,169 22,553 23,661 23,357 23,722 0 94,935 23,832 23,747 23,007 24,349 0
Nevada 485,785 343,807 8,908   35,083 36,354 36,375 36,959 38,624 39,062 38,004 37,216 36,389 833 141,978 36,452 36,510 35,532 33,456 28
New Hampshire 179,433 122,657 3,907   11,419 12,745 12,514 13,003 13,456 13,694 13,801 13,895 14,223 0 56,776 14,992 14,567 13,779 13,435 3
                                         
New Jersey 1,408,102 987,988 64,351   91,077 94,920 95,253 98,425 99,443 100,606 99,986 99,191 100,919 43,817 420,114 103,655 100,781 99,613 98,845 17,220
New Mexico 334,345 235,839 9,689   23,709 24,166 24,309 25,880 26,363 26,248 25,343 25,304 24,828 0 98,506 28,522 25,597 22,814 21,573 0
New York 2,724,663 1,880,208 65,558   193,045 197,155 198,490 200,783 202,149 203,385 199,743 197,715 198,879 23,306 844,455 218,826 212,490 195,169 194,079 23,891
North Carolina 1,553,513 1,080,861 18,734   115,064 115,584 117,037 121,228 122,866 122,997 119,927 117,127 110,297 0 472,652 129,965 120,884 114,820 105,208 1,775
North Dakota 111,920 81,031 2,778   9,273 8,739 8,713 8,876 8,781 8,746 8,575 8,307 8,243 0 30,889 8,199 7,760 7,561 7,369 0
                                         
Ohio 1,704,399 1,187,254 38,310   123,036 123,188 123,921 131,207 128,118 130,839 129,831 128,323 130,481 0 517,145 141,280 133,705 120,359 121,801 0
Oklahoma 695,092 503,796 41,727   51,920 52,328 51,834 53,565 52,385 52,257 50,368 47,950 49,462 0 191,296 52,268 49,055 46,439 43,534 0
Oregon 608,014 427,690 27,330 2 41,884 43,156 43,504 44,827 46,543 46,542 45,378 44,151 44,375 0 180,324 44,819 44,257 44,003 47,245 0
Pennsylvania 1,726,809 1,182,944 8,498   121,043 126,361 126,616 129,812 134,060 134,805 133,628 133,276 134,845 0 543,865 141,407 136,286 133,081 133,091 0
Rhode Island 142,949 98,737 2,477   10,006 10,297 10,434 10,583 11,003 11,119 10,913 10,853 11,052 0 44,212 11,580 11,470 10,867 10,295 0
                                         
South Carolina 777,507 553,414 27,006   55,598 57,183 57,012 60,334 60,890 61,389 59,112 57,857 57,033 0 224,093 63,516 57,755 52,722 50,100 0
South Dakota 137,823 99,878 3,393   11,720 10,432 10,494 10,655 10,966 10,921 10,677 10,516 10,104 0 37,945 10,600 9,649 8,913 8,783 0
Tennessee 1,001,967 710,398 28,379   75,482 74,633 74,145 74,844 78,085 78,681 76,941 75,058 74,150 0 291,569 75,784 74,234 72,053 69,498 0
Texas 5,401,341 3,852,952 256,222   371,638 388,650 394,381 409,998 413,843 414,412 402,634 402,512 398,662 0 1,548,389 433,521 397,573 372,052 345,243 0
Utah 668,274 475,107 15,904   47,591 49,791 50,429 51,635 52,970 53,368 51,951 50,841 50,627 0 193,167 50,184 48,968 47,499 46,516 0
                                         
Vermont 88,028 63,052 8,818   5,789 5,814 5,871 5,848 6,236 6,265 6,040 6,240 6,131 0 24,976 6,447 6,430 6,192 5,907 0
Virginia 1,291,462 900,027 33,617   91,002 94,312 94,166 96,946 99,305 99,548 97,617 96,633 96,881 0 391,435 103,925 99,531 94,858 93,121 0
Washington 1,110,367 769,992 15,754   80,917 82,843 83,077 85,583 87,366 86,667 83,947 82,040 81,798 0 340,375 83,131 82,138 83,214 91,892 0
West Virginia 272,266 193,961 16,665   19,521 19,402 19,150 19,659 20,069 20,218 19,539 19,780 19,958 0 78,305 21,317 20,164 18,547 18,277 0
Wisconsin 860,753 598,837 55,186   56,832 57,517 58,370 60,783 61,913 62,743 61,551 61,583 62,359 0 261,916 65,980 64,354 64,556 67,026 0
Wyoming 94,258 66,897 671   7,469 7,118 7,179 7,411 7,537 7,604 7,449 7,373 7,086 0 27,361 7,453 6,893 6,610 6,405 0
                                         
Bureau of Indian
   Education
46,330 35,064 ---   4,601 4,064 3,899 3,931 3,962 3,774 3,756 3,614 3,463 0 11,266 3,315 2,990 2,470 2,491 0
                                         
DoDEA3 --- --- ---   --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- ---
                                         
Other jurisdictions                                        
American Samoa 12,620 8,877 1,128   729 800 817 850 845 855 873 1,010 970 0 3,743 1,007 946 982 808 0
Guam 30,112 20,227 602   1,953 2,153 2,164 2,181 2,327 2,315 2,139 2,159 2,234 0 9,885 2,888 2,834 2,350 1,813 0
Northern Marianas --- --- ---   --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- ---
Puerto Rico 346,096 238,807 2,536   22,189 25,701 24,247 25,082 25,360 25,827 25,754 27,494 26,186 8,431 107,289 25,865 26,222 25,627 25,064 4,511
U.S. Virgin Islands 10,868 7,427 ---   732 745 780 898 865 833 848 955 771 0 3,441 1,196 875 676 694 0
---Not available.
1 Includes students reported as being enrolled in grade 13.
2 Imputed by the National Center for Education Statistics.
3 DoDEA = Department of Defense Education Activity. Includes both domestic and overseas schools.
NOTE: The total ungraded counts of students were prorated to the elementary and secondary levels based on prior state reports of the percentage of elementary and of secondary ungraded students.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "State Nonfiscal Survey of Public Elementary/Secondary Education," 2017-18. (This table was prepared August 2019.)

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