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Principals

Percentage distribution of public school principals, by race/ethnicity: 2017-18


Hispanic, regardless of race

Black or African American, non-Hispanic

Source: Percentage distribution of public school principals, by race/ethnicity and state: 2017–18

Percentage distribution of public school principals, by highest degree earned: 2017-18

6.1 %

Bachelor's degree or less!
75.6 %

Master's degree
11.8 %

Education specialist or professional diploma
6.5 %

Doctorate or first professional degree!
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Schools

Average public school start time and percentage distribution of school start time: 2017-18

8:24
Average a.m. start time
0 %
Before 7:30 a.m.#
8.8 %
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.!
39.6 %
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.
50.6 %
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.

9:00 a.m. or later

Source: Average public school start time and percentage distribution of school start time, by state: 2017–18

Among public schools with students enrolled in third grade, average minutes students spend on different activities per week: 2017-18


460 minutes

English, reading, language arts

290 minutes

Arithmetic or mathematics

150 minutes

Social studies or history

160 minutes

Science

110 minutes

Foreign language!

100 minutes

Physical education

100 minutes

Music

50 minutes

Art

150 minutes

Recess

Source: Among public schools with students enrolled in third grade, average minutes third grade students spend on different activities per week, by state: 2017–18