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The following table details the top 10 school districts in Pennsylvania by student enrollment.
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| 3.) [[Central Bucks School District, Pennsylvania|Central Bucks School District]]
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| 4.) [[Reading School District, Pennsylvania|Reading School District]]
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| 5.) [[Allentown City School District, Pennsylvania|Allentown City School District]]
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| 6.) [[Bethlehem Area School District, Pennsylvania|Bethlehem Area School District]]
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| 7.) [[North Penn School District, Pennsylvania|North Penn School District]]
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| 8.) [[Erie City School District, Pennsylvania|Erie City School District]]
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| 9.) [[Upper Darby School District, Pennsylvania|Upper Darby School District]]
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| 10.) [[West Chester Area School District, Pennsylvania|West Chester Area School District]]
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Revision as of 15:09, 10 July 2014

K-12 Education in Pennsylvania
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Education facts
State Superintendent: Carolyn Dumaresq
Number of students: 1,771,395[1]
Number of teachers: 124,646
Teacher/pupil ratio: 1:14.2
Number of school districts: 784
Number of schools: 3,181
Graduation rate: 84%[2]
Per-pupil spending: $13,467[3]
See also
Pennsylvania Department of EducationList of school districts in PennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaSchool boards portal
Policypedia
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Education policy project
Public education in the United States
Public education in Pennsylvania
Glossary of education terms

Pennsylvania is home to 784 school districts, 3,181 schools and 1,771,395 K-12 students.[4][5]

Quick facts

State school administrators

Council for Basic Education

Council for Higher Education

Statistics

The following table details the top 10 school districts in Pennsylvania by student enrollment.

Student enrollment, 2011-2012
1.) Philadelphia School District
2.) Pittsburgh School District
3.) Central Bucks School District
4.) Reading School District
5.) Allentown City School District
6.) Bethlehem Area School District
7.) North Penn School District
8.) Erie City School District
9.) Upper Darby School District
10.) West Chester Area School District

Demographics

See also: Demographic information for all students in all 50 states

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Pennsylvania as reported in the National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[7]

Demographic information for Pennsylvania's K-12 public school system
Ethnicity Students State Percentage United States Percentage**
American Indian 2,832 0.16% 1.10%
Asian 57,681 3.26% 4.68%
African American 271,598 15.33% 15.68%
Hawaiian Nat./Pacific Isl. students 997 0.06% 0.42%
Hispanic 153,519 8.67% 24.37%
White 1,251,083 70.63% 51.21%
Two or more 33,685 1.90% 2.54%
**Note: This is the percentage of all students in the United States that are reported to be of this ethnicity.

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: Pennsylvania school board elections, 2014

No top enrollment districts in Pennsylvania are scheduled to hold elections in 2014.

See also

External links

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