ERIC Number: ED430054
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Maryland Public School Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity and Gender and Number of Schools. September 30, 1998.
Maryland State Dept. of Education. Baltimore. Div. of Planning, Results and Information Management.
This report presents enrollment data for the Maryland public schools. School systems reported individual student-level data that were edited and aggregated to school system and state levels. The report categorizes data by race/ethnicity, gender, and grade level. In September 1998 there were 431,396 male students and 410,275 female students in membership. Enrollment has increased since 1990, and 57% of Maryland's students are in the elementary grades. The enrollment increased in 1998 in all but six of the state's school systems. Since 1990, the percentage of minority students has increased from 38.9% to 44.9%. In conjunction with increases in student enrollment, the number of schools has also risen, from 1,217 in 1990 to 1,326 in 1998. Twenty-eight tables contain data about Maryland's enrolled students. (SLD)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maryland State Dept. of Education. Baltimore. Div. of Planning, Results and Information Management.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland