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Table 3.    Number of students in membership in operating public elementary and secondary schools, by school type, charter, magnet, Title I, and Title I schoolwide status, and state or jurisdiction: School year 2009–10
 
Total number of students1 School type
Special education Vocational education Alternative education Title I schoolwide3
State or jurisdiction Regular   Charter Magnet2 Title I3
Reporting states4 49,081,519 48,186,142 192,989 129,840 572,548 1,610,285 1,515,562 31,852,019 22,259,671
                     
Alabama  748,836 744,895 998 41 2,902 14,792 454,301 436,081
Alaska  131,661 117,598 84 769 13,210 5,196 4,288 69,966 54,531
Arizona  1,078,756 1,062,950 1,419 3,495 10,892 113,974 650,243 506,610
Arkansas  480,559 478,796 222 0 1,541 8,662 23,286 324,890 273,875
California  6,166,649 5,965,915 26,191 611 173,932 316,658 3,740,915 2,829,642
 
Colorado  831,906 814,926 1,154 797 15,029 66,826 10,090 241,229 174,339
Connecticut  563,801 546,358 3,312 10,469 3,662 5,215 21,126 253,569 89,038
Delaware  124,809 114,744 1,737 7,069 1,259 9,173 1,920 101,223 86,610
District of Columbia  69,219 66,109 1,510 954 646 25,813 2,269 57,594 56,375
Florida  2,634,522 2,570,257 17,964 3,298 43,003 137,887 377,367 1,876,355 1,676,830
                     
Georgia  1,667,685 1,656,245 8,154 0 3,286 37,545 74,063 997,571 801,719
Hawaii  180,196 179,981 79 136 7,869 114,176 101,822
Idaho  276,299 271,080 135 81 5,003 14,529 1,224 194,563 166,437
Illinois  2,096,927 2,080,445 8,088 220 8,174 35,836 75,721 1,568,854 714,144
Indiana  1,046,661 1,043,004 1,153 0 2,504 18,488 12,745 726,120 489,621
 
Iowa  482,123 478,318 547 3,258 593 299,208 172,991
Kansas  469,293 468,926 326 0 41 4,684 14,108 359,687 237,724
Kentucky  676,286 669,531 572 0 6,183 38,384 564,883 515,574
Louisiana  690,741 652,595 1,179 0 36,967 31,467 47,064 553,848 513,311
Maine  184,232 184,180 16 0 36 132 150,925 98,805
 
Maryland  848,412 827,977 4,338 8,122 7,975 11,995 75,877 178,305 132,559
Massachusetts  957,053 913,332 4,759 35,423 3,539 27,393 503,449 245,079
Michigan  1,616,662 1,549,027 31,418 1,473 34,744 110,504 218,123 1,280,207 656,102
Minnesota  836,936 806,143 15,100 9 15,684 35,375 36,667 323,010 89,976
Mississippi  492,481 492,279 202 0 0 375 4,441 342,900 330,899
 
Missouri  916,468 905,232 4,480 4,518 2,238 18,415 16,013 368,750 166,518
Montana  141,807 141,693 35 79 111,543 62,854
Nebraska  295,261 294,685 576 0 136,040 72,394
Nevada  435,359 428,536 709 157 5,957 11,613 34,727 218,000 188,171
New Hampshire  197,140 197,140 816 161,939 32,360
 
New Jersey  1,386,431 1,353,175 9,149 21,891 2,216 22,981 760,183 223,018
New Mexico  332,584 327,362 619 319 4,284 13,090 18 290,574 271,965
New York  2,715,997 2,679,340 22,844 6,429 7,384 43,963 2,448,874 954,436
North Carolina  1,477,354 1,476,561 458 235 100 38,973 89,562 1,042,315 915,597
North Dakota  93,055 93,032 23 0 48,220 13,140
 
Ohio  1,762,311 1,754,345 6,060 965 941 90,989 1,274,888 830,916
Oklahoma  654,802 653,603 237 962 6,315 410,996 338,787
Oregon  553,846 548,032 148 5,666 18,334 225,041 160,033
Pennsylvania  1,761,333 1,740,866 1,257 18,115 1,095 79,167 26,945 1,283,157 670,800
Rhode Island  143,674 139,781 147 1,771 1,975 3,233 116,462 54,887
 
South Carolina  723,142 721,466 825 0 851 13,035 588,616 527,887
South Dakota  123,708 122,383 98 19 1,208 91,527 42,415
Tennessee  972,428 967,003 1,701 1,379 2,345 4,343 17,899 752,492 686,507
Texas  4,849,426 4,770,424 2,412 76,590 148,392 3,706,798 3,508,705
Utah  582,793 569,093 5,948 0 7,752 33,968 11,004 131,444 93,341
                     
Vermont  86,137 86,118 0 19 431 63,603 45,990
Virginia  1,245,285 1,241,919 391 0 2,975 179 151,625 330,062 178,971
Washington  1,035,339 984,044 3,863 398 47,034 657,288 457,380
West Virginia  282,661 281,537 160 10 954 106,954 106,656
Wisconsin  872,321 866,214 192 803 5,112 36,153 1,581 561,921 187,342
Wyoming  88,152 86,947 0 1,205   269 36,341 17,907
Department of Defense dependents schools, Bureau of Indian Education, and other jurisdictions 
DoDDS: DoDs Overseas5
DDESS: DoDs Domestic5
Bureau of Indian Education  41,351 41,351 41,351 41,351
American Samoa 
Guam 
Commonwealth of the
  Northern Mariana Islands
10,961 10,961
Puerto Rico  493,362 472,936 2,428 17,651 347 493,168 461,283
U.S. Virgin Islands  15,405 15,405 0   1,376
— Not available.
† Not applicable. Membership reported as not applicable or some states do not have charter school authorization and some states do not designate magnet schools.
‡ Reporting standards not met. Data reported for less than 80 percent of schools in the state or jurisdiction.
1 Membership is the count of students enrolled on October 1 of the reported school year. Individual state total number of students is included only if the state or jurisdiction reports data for regular, special education, vocational education, and alternative education school types.
2 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.
4 A reporting 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.
5 DoDDS and DDESS are the Department of Defense dependents schools (overseas) and the Department of Defense dependents schools (domestic), respectively.
NOTE: 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," 2009–10, Version Provisional 2a.