ERIC Number: ED023196
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Statistics of Nonpublic Elementary and Secondary Schools 1965-66.
National Center for Educational Statistics (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
This report presents in tabular form a variety of statistics on 17,849 nonpublic schools for 1965-66. Highlights of the study include: (1) 13,243 schools offered only elementary grades, 2,509 offered only secondary grades, and 2,097 taught both levels, (2) nonpublic enrollment increased 10 percent, from 5,736,000 to 6,305,000, since 1960-62, (3) 91 percent of the nonpublic elementary schools and 78 percent of the nonpublic secondary schools were religiously affiliated, (4) 147,000 elementary and 76,000 secondary school teachers were employed in the nonpublic schools, and (5) the pupil-teacher ratio of the nonpublic schools averaged 33.5 for elementary students and 18.1 for secondary students. (HW)
Descriptors: Elementary Schools, Enrollment Trends, National Surveys, Parochial Schools, Private Schools, Secondary Schools, Statistical Surveys, Student Teacher Ratio, Tables (Data)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (GPO FS 5.220:20111, $.45).
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Authoring Institution: National Center for Educational Statistics (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.