District facts

  • Our average daily enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year was 160,471 students. The student population has almost tripled since 1980. 

  • Our Schools

    Average Daily Membership (2018-19 Month 2 ) 160,471
    Total number of schools (2018-2019) 187
    Elementary schools 114
    Middle schools 36
    High schools 28
    Alternative schools 6
    (K-8, 6-12) 3
    Trailers (Dec 2018) 1,005
    Facilities Utilization Report (Dec 2018)
    Facilities Locations (Map) (2018-2019)

      

     
  • Our Budget

    Operating budget $1.65 billion
    Per-pupil expenditure $8,570
    Operating budget spent on schools 92%

    2018-19 budgeted

  • Our Employees

    Total number of employees 19,537
    Total number of teachers 10,421
    Percent of teachers with advanced degrees 38.5%
    National Board-certified teachers 1,483

      Nov. 2018

  • Special Programs

    No. of students

    Free and Reduced-Price Lunch Program
    51,731 
    (2018-2019 Month 2)
    Limited English Proficiency 13,988 (2018-2019)
    Special Education 20,171 (Dec 2018)