ERIC Number: ED480214
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003-May
Public School Student, Staff, and Graduate Counts, by State: School Year 2001-02. Statistical Analysis Report.
Young, Beth Aronstamm
This publication provides data on the number of student enrolled in elementary and secondary public schools in 2001-2002 by grade and race/ethnicity. It also includes the number of staff members paid to teach, supervise, and provide support services, and the number of students who graduated from high school in 2000-2001. In the 2001-2002 school year, there were 47.7 million students enrolled in public elementary and secondary schools in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Of these, 26.3 million were in prekindergarten through grade 6, an additional 20.9 million were in grades 7 through 12, and the remaining 0.6 million were ungraded students. About 3.0 million full-time-equivalent teachers provided instruction in public elementary and secondary schools in the 2001-2002 school year. Of these, 56.3% were elementary school teachers. (Contains 4 figures and 10 tables.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, High School Graduates, Profiles, Public Schools, Racial Composition, Tables (Data), Teachers
For full text: http://www.nces.ed.gov/pubsearch.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
Note: For the 1998-1999 report, see ED 455 733.