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Characteristics of the 100 Largest School Districts in the United States: 1999-2000
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Appendix B.-Alphabetical list and rank (by size) of the 500 largest public school districts in the United States:* School year 1999-2000
A-E           E-M           M-S           S-Y          
School district State Rank School district State Rank
Abc Unified CA 282
Cedar Rapids Comm School Distr
IA 386
Abilene ISD TX 359
Central Bucks SD
PA 424
Academy 20 CO 415
Chaffey Joint Union High
CA 343
Adams-Arapahoe 28J CO 193
Chandler Unified District
AZ 367
Aiken County School District SC 243
Charleston County School Dist
SC 104
Akron City SD OH 167
Charlotte County School Distri
FL 416
Alachua County School District FL 192
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
NC 26
Alamance-Burlington Schools NC 320
Chatham County
GA 135
Albuquerque Public Schools NM 34
Cherokee County
GA 241
Aldine ISD TX 79
Cherry Creek 5
CO 115
Alief ISD TX 112
Chesapeake City
VA 130
Allentown City SD PA 437
VA 80
Alpine School District UT 96
Chino Valley Unified
CA 174
Alum Rock Union Elementary CA 449
Christina School District
DE 315
Alvord Unified CA 398
Chula Vista Elementary
CA 284
Amarillo ISD TX 198
Cincinnati City SD
OH 82
Amphitheater Unified District AZ 426
Citrus County School District
FL 486
Anaheim Elementary CA 289
City of Chicago School Dist 29
IL 4
Anaheim Union High CA 203
Clark County School District
NV 7
Anchorage School District AK 83
Clay County School District
FL 210
Ann Arbor Public Schools MI 429
Clayton County
GA 99
Anne Arundel County Pub Schls MD 42
Clear Creek ISD
TX 200
Anoka-Hennepin MN 116
Cleveland Municipal SD
OH 41
Antelope Valley Union High CA 390
Clovis Unified
CA 168
Antioch Unified CA 347
Cobb County
GA 31
Arlington VA 381
Collier County School District
FL 164
Arlington ISD TX 67
Colorado Springs 11
CO 173
Ascension Parish School Board LA 491
Colton Joint Unified
CA 293
Atlanta City GA 62
Columbia 93
MO 409
Austin ISD TX 39
Columbia County
GA 365
Bakersfield City Elementary CA 211
Columbus City SD
OH 51
Baldwin County Sch Dist AL 277
Comm Unit Sch Dist 300
IL 441
Baldwin Park Unified CA 404
Compton Unified
CA 185
Baltimore City Pub Sch System MD 25
Conejo Valley Unified
CA 314
Baltimore County Public Schls MD 23
Conroe ISD
TX 153
Bay County School District FL 231
Corona-Norco Unified
CA 140
Beaufort County School Dist SC 420
Corpus Christi ISD
TX 119
Beaumont ISD TX 310
Coweta County
GA 438
Beaverton Sch Dist 48J OR 158
Craven County Schools
NC 487
Bellevue WA 478
Cumberland County Schools
NC 78
Bellflower Unified CA 488
Cupertino Union Elementary
CA 468
Berkeley County School Dist SC 220
Cypress-Fairbanks ISD
TX 60
Bethel WA 448
Dade County School District
FL 5
Bibb County GA 247
Dallas ISD
TX 12
Birdville ISD TX 327
Davenport Comm School District
IA 397
Birmingham City Sch Dist AL 126
Davidson County Schools
NC 360
Blue Valley KS 423
Davis School District
UT 61
Board of Ed of Cecil County MD 462
Dayton City SD
OH 230
Board of Ed, Washington County MD 328
Dearborn City School District
MI 421
Board of Educ, Charles County MD 272
Deer Valley Unified District
AZ 235
Boise City Independent School ID 221
Dekalb County
GA 29
Bossier Parish School Board LA 362
Denver County 1
CO 48
Boston MA 53
Des Moines Independent Comm Sc
IA 176
Boulder Valley Re 2 CO 219
Desert Sands Unified
CA 271
Brentwood UFSD NY 482
Desoto Co School Dist
MS 358
Brevard County School District FL 49
Detroit City School District
MI 11
Bridgeport School District CT 278
District of Columbia Pub Schls
DC 46
Brockton MA 410
Doe-Terr of American Samoa
AS 466
Broken Arrow OK 483
Dorchester School District 02
SC 418
Broward County School District FL 6
Dougherty County
GA 403
Brownsville ISD TX 118
Douglas County
GA 407
Buffalo City SD NY 94
Douglas County Re 1
CO 161
Buncombe County Schools NC 246
Downey Unified
CA 306
Burbank Unified CA 470
Durham Public Schools
NC 197
Cabarrus County Schools NC 375
Duval County School District
FL 20
Caddo Parish School Board LA 95
East Baton Rouge Parish School
LA 69
Cajon Valley Union Elementary CA 348
East Side Union High
CA 248
Calcasieu Parish School Board LA 159
Ector County ISD
TX 216
Calvert County Public Schools MD 455
Edinburg CISD
TX 305
Camden City NJ 376
OK 411
Capistrano Unified CA 106
WA 288
Carroll County Public Schools MD 212
El Paso ISD
TX 57
Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD TX 268
Elizabeth City
NJ 351
Cartwright Elementary District AZ 379
Elk Grove Unified
CA 102
Catawba County Schools NC 450
Escambia County School Distric
FL 98
*Includes outlying areas, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and Department of Defense schools.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data, "Local Education Agency Universe Survey," 1999-2000.

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